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  • A war crime?

    A war crime?

    Far from an essay towards defusing the ferment, Trump’s statement of intent comes after the Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, defended the assertion that the drone strike against Suleimani in Baghdad prevented an imminent attack on US interests.

    January 9, 2020
  • Arctic winter warming events becoming more frequent

    Arctic winter warming events becoming more frequent

    Arctic winter warming events — winter days when temperatures peak above minus 10 degrees Celsius — are becoming more frequent and lasting longer than they did three decades ago, a new research has found. The study, published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters, showed that since 1980, an additional six warming events are occurring each …

    July 12, 2017
  • Driven by sixth sense

    Driven by sixth sense

    Eels have a magnetic “sixth sense” that enables them to navigate 5,000 kilometres across the Atlantic from their birthplace in the Sargasso Sea, scientists have discovered. It enables them to detect changes in the Earth’s magnetic field, which allow them to hitch a ride in the Gulf Stream — a current that carries warm water …

    April 18, 2017