science

Water bears: The Epitome of Resilience

Think your tough? Think again. Tardigrades, or water bears, can withstand not only extremes of temperature and pressure but also the vacuum of space. Alex Bird explores how these minuscule creatures defend themselves against such strong stressors.

Lab-grown Grub: Watch This Space

Lab-grown meat has been cultured for the first time in space. Annalise Murray delves into what this means for the future of space travel and the agricultural industry.