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Jean-Eric Paquet, the European Commission's Director General for Research and Innovation
Jean-Eric Paquet
10 September 2021

Q&A: Time to put nature at the heart of what we do

The key is to let nature lead the way, says Jean-Eric Paquet, the European Commission's Director General for Research and Innovation
14 September 2021

Bringing Europe’s soils back to life

This month’s Horizon Magazine takes a look beneath our feet at the fascinating world of soils, a critical resource that is often overlooked, in every sense of the word.
Professor Claire Chenu

The answer lies beneath our feet

Soils, a critical resource often overlooked

Bringing Europe’s soils back to life

Anemoptera Cave is found near the Pramanda village, with its abundant stalagmite deposits and underground waterfalls and lakes © Shutterstock ‒ Ntoumas Antonios

Ancient cave deposits reveal our climate future

© Testing the efficiency of Neandertal bone tools replicas © Malvina Baumann, 2020

Our intelligent ancestor, the Neanderthal

Pangolins, also known as scaly anteaters, are currently the most trafficked mammal species – image credit: © Shutterstock By Arief Budi Kusuma

New digital tools to track illegal wildlife trade online