Ben Pilkington

Ben Pilkington

Feature Writer

B.A. (Hons) English Language and Literature, M.St. English Language and Literature

Ben Pilkington is a freelance writer who is interested in society and technology. He enjoys learning how the latest scientific developments can affect us and imagining what will be possible in the future.

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Since completing graduate studies at Oxford University in 2016, Ben has reported on developments in computer software, the UK technology industry, digital rights and privacy, industrial automation, IoT, AI, additive manufacturing, sustainability, and clean technology.

Ben is happiest on a bicycle, loves sleeping in a tent or under the stars, and can’t function properly without coffee.

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Articles from Ben

Cutting Down on Carbon with the Help of Sea Kelp

The Impacts of Rising Sea Levels on Seawater Corrosion

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer: The Success of the Montreal Protocol

The World’s First Climate-Neutral Methanol Plant

The UK's First Fully Renewable Carpet Recycling Plant

The DESOLINATION Project: World-First Coupling of Solar Power and Desalination Technology

How Human-Robot Teams Will Help Us Reach Net-Zero Goals

Sustainably Managing Water Resources with Spectroscopy

Replacing Heating and Cooling Equipment with Geothermal Solutions

The Transition to Zero-Emission Transportation with Hydrogen and Electric Solutions

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