Forensic science service plays vital role in helping Metropolitan Police convict notorious rapist

Forensic science service plays vital role

Crucial evidence analysed by the Forensic Science Service played a key role in helping the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) to solve their biggest ever rape investigation and finally bring a dangerous offender to justice after almost 20 years.

New studies show over one fifth of the world's plants are under the threat of extinction

Galanthus nivalis Common name: snowdrop Conservation

A global analysis of extinction risk for the world's plants, conducted by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew together with the Natural History Museum, London and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), has revealed that the world’s plants are as threatened as mammals, with one in five