Softer Water, Safer Planet

What is your research project about? The area we are researching is to create a bacterial hard water softener. Water hardness is a global problem…

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The mystery of the 2,000 year-old medicinal plant

The mystery of the 2,000 year-old medicinal plant Aloe vera is one of the most commonly used ingredients in our shopping basket today—from cosmetic products to skin care medicines—and is even rumoured to have been…

  • 153% Funded
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Can bioinformatics help protect coconut trees from weevils?

Dr. Nanayakkara, in collaboration with the Sri Lanka agricultural council has already developed a portable electronic device that has been found to be very accurate at detecting larvae at an incredibly early stage. This device has already been recommended by the coconut research institute (CRI) to more than 5000 farmers in Sri Lanka as the best detector available but it is too expensive so Thrish wants to build an affordable app to help local farmers.

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  • £502.00 Funded

Is Blue Energy the Future?

Blue Energy research is important… It is internationally acknowledged that alternative energy resources are required to replace fossil fuels as soon as possible. In addition, there is an increasing global…

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Conserving the African Wild Dog in Malawi

The African wild dog (Lycaon pictus) is endangered (IUCN) with only 5000 animals remaining in the wild. To date wild dogs in Malawi have been overlooked and undervalued. Despite regular sightings in Kasungu National Park and its potential importance as a viable population, no comprehensive studies have been conducted on wild dogs in Malawi. The presence of the breeding population of wild dogs, the low numbers of competing predators, and the potential to enhance the link to the Zambian population make the Malawi dog population particularly important.

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Friendships in the Dwarf Mongoose

Ever wondered how friendships work in other mammals? We are investigating how animals benefit from friendships will advance our knowledge of social behaviour, group living and cooperation, which are key human traits. Supporting this work will also help secure the future of the Dwarf Mongoose Project such long-term monitoring programmes are vital for developing our understanding of the natural world.

  • 109% Funded
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Come Dine With Bee

University of Bristol Scientists have a vision to help gardeners create pollinator paradises all over the UK. First they need your help so they can find out which garden plants provide the best sources of pollen and nectar for pollinating insects. This will enable them to advise gardeners and urban land managers on the best plants for pollinating insects. Insect pollinators are under threat but we can help them by planting flowers that provide good sources of pollen and nectar throughout the whole year

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