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Our scientists have engineered a new type of rice plant that can survive high temperatures and drought, and so is more resilient to future climate change.
Our international study reveals that forced labour is widespread in global tea and cocoa supply chains. Professor Genevieve LeBaron explores why it is prevalent and how we can all help to put a stop to it.
We're working with industry partners to investigate how Britain's ageing water infrastructure can deliver sustainable supplies.
Digital humanities experts and linguists are developing sophisticated algorithms to discover previously invisible patterns and relationships between concepts and ideas in more than 37 million pages of printed material.
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