A new milestone has been reached in the development of a practical quantum teleportation system — researchers have for the first time succeeded in the teleportation of information between two … [Read full article]
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Are There More Tropical Cyclones Than Before?
How do you measure something when your ruler only goes back 40 years? It’s like trying to measure the height of a tree with your school ruler: you need more … [Read full article]
Ancient Burial Shroud Made Of Nettles Found In Denmark, Surprises Researchers And Suggests Vast Bronze Age Trade Networks
Ancient nettle cloth that was found in one of Denmark’s richest known Bronze Age burial mounds, Lusehøj, was actually made far away in Austria, new research has found. This … [Read full article]
Who or What is Responsible for the Megafauna Extinctions
A new and extensive study that is the biggest of its kind, involving over 40 academic institutions around the world, has tackled one simple question: did humans or climate change … [Read full article]
Polar Bears Being Poisoned
A new doctoral thesis has shown that industrial chemicals are making their way north to the Arctic from the industrialised world via air and sea currents, where they are then absorbed by the sea’s food chains, of which the polar bear is at the top.
Arctic Sea Ice is Historically Extremely Variable
Much concern has been made about the dramatic drop in Arctic sea ice levels over the past decade, but new research out of Denmark suggests that the extent of the Arctic sea ice is extremely variable.
Ancient Vikings Could Not Adapt to Climate Change
According to new research into the collapse of a centuries old colony established by Vikings in Western Greenland, human adaptation to changing climate may not be a new problem at all.