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Two-billion-year-old salt rock reveals rise of oxygen in ancient atmosphere

New information revealed about the transformation of Earth's atmosphere into an oxygenated environment.

23 March 2018Research

Life near the triple point

Dr Mark Claire of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences reflects on H2O in its three amazing forms, and its role in this week’s dramatic thunder and lightning. Life on Earth is dominated by the chemical compound with formula H2O. This simple molecule sustains all life on Earth, defines the boundaries of planetary habitability […]

21 July 2016Research

The search for Alien life: have we been doing it wrong?

Major discovery could help with search for Alien life

12 September 2014Research