This category includes information about the natural environment of the UK, as well as scientific activities specific to the UK.
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Information about humans, animals, space, and various topics. Includes TV listings, listen again online radio, news reports, quizzes, picture galleries and games.
British Geological Survey Seismology
Includes reports of earthquakes in the British Isles, from the BGS and from those experiencing the quake.
Diamond Light Source
The Diamond synchrotron is a new scientific facility on the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus, Oxfordshire. Provides information on the beamlines and the technology involved.
Promotes sustainable transport with a range of zero-emission, electric vehicles. Includes information on models, charging stations, service and parts.
The Green Britain Centre
Exhibition and display centre based on sustainability. Information about the centre, the wind turbine, grounds and facilities. Details for visitors, and of conference services. Swaffham.
The Green Village
Blog with green news and articles.
Wildlife and environment news from the British Isles.
The Institute of Physics
The site for physics and physicists, including information on Institute membership and activities, online news, books, magazines and journals.
The Naked Scientists Online
Contains science articles, online discussion forum, interviews with famous scientists, book reviews and free MP3 downloads of their science radio shows.
National Association for Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty
An independent organisation representing areas of AAONB status in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Information about their activities and aims, with links to local areas.
National Institute for Environmental e-Science
Details of its programmes, projects, events, personnel.
The Royal Society
Dedicated to recognising excellence in science, furthering the role of science, engineering and technology and promoting public understanding of science.
Scotland and Northern Ireland Forum for Environmental Research
Identifies and manages environmental research on behalf of members and stakeholders.
Sense About Science
A charitable trust to encourage an evidence-based approach to scientific and technological developments. Information and briefing documents about particular issues, along with details of how to get involved.
UK Genetic Testing Network
Advises the NHS on genetic testing across the whole of the UK. Includes information for members of the public and for professionals, and on the laboratory services available.
Web of Knowledge
Citation and journal database. For academic users, requires authentication and login.
With Nature UK
A guide to the scenery and natural history of Britain. Includes daily news headlines and outdoors lifestyle information.
Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Describes the landscape, wildlife and heritage of the area, straddling the Welsh and English border counties; includes information about conservation, and for visitors.
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