Year - 2017 Blog

UK Beats Own Renewable Energy Record for the Second Time in a Year

UK beats own renewable energy record for second time in 2017

For the second time in 2017, the UK has broken its own record for the highest percentage of electricity generated from sustainable resources, according to a recent government report. Renewables made up to approximately a third of the electricity generated in the UK during the second quarter of 2017, reported.  

Majority of Mutations Inherited by Children Come from the Paternal Side

Majority of mutations inherited by children come from the father

A recent study that examined the entire genomes of 14,000 Iceleandic people has found that fathers pass on 4 times as many genetic mutations to their children than mothers do, meaning the majority of new mutations that children inherit come from the paternal side, rather than the maternal reported.