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Steve September 30, 2022

Rising sea levels from melting glaciers and ice sheets pose an increasing threat to coastal communities worldwide. A new analysis of high-resolution satellite observations takes a major step forward in assessing this risk by confirming theoretical predictions and computational models of sea-level changes used to forecast climate-change-driven impacts., Read More

Steve September 30, 2022

By Angus Crawford & Bethan BellBBC NewsImage source, Russell familyImage caption, Molly Russell had entered the “bleakest of worlds” online before her death in November 2017, her father told the teenager’s inquestThe father of 14-year-old Molly Russell has called for urgent changes to make children safer online after an inquest found social media content contributed […]

Steve September 30, 2022

Researchers have used a novel near-infrared light imaging technique to capture the first cross-sectional images of carbon dioxide in the exhaust plume of a commercial jet engine. The new state-of-the-art technology could help accelerate turbine combustion research aimed at developing engines and aviation fuels that are more environmentally friendly., Read More

Steve September 30, 2022

The Plinian eruption of Mount Vesuvius around 4,000 years ago — 2,000 years before the one that buried the Roman city of Pompeii — left a remarkably intact glimpse into Early Bronze Age village life in the Campania region of Southern Italy. The village offers a rare glimpse into the lives of the people who […]