Sydney’s Mega-Sized Metro loading...
Sydney’s Mega-Sized Metro
If you’re going to undertake a megabuild you need some huge kit and the tunnel boring machines (TBMs) being used to build large chunks of Sydney’s new Metro certainly fit the bill.
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Plastic Invaders From Air And Sea
The Arctic is being invaded by an unseen force which threatens the whole ecological balance of the planet yet many of us blithely unaware of what’s coming.
This Is What It's Like To Swim Through The Great Pacific Garbage Patch loading...
This Is What It's Like To Swim Through The Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Long-distance swimmer Ben Lecomte is helping collect scientific samples in a vortex of ocean plastic.
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Visit Italy’s Mesmerising City Of Mosaics
See some of the world’s best-preserved mosaics in 1,500-year-old churches.
How The Titanic Was Lost And Found loading...
How The Titanic Was Lost And Found
Researchers have pieced together debris from the Titanic to understand the final hours of the famed the ship and its passengers.
Record-Breaking Lightning As Long As Kansas Spotted loading...
Record-Breaking Lightning As Long As Kansas Spotted
The spidery streak is just one of many new lightning discoveries found in often overlooked satellite data.
The Amazon Is Burning At Record Rates—And Deforestation Is To Blame loading...
The Amazon Is Burning At Record Rates—And Deforestation Is To Blame
The blazes are so huge that smoke can be seen from space, and experts say the fires could have major climate impacts.
Can DNA Solve The Mystery Of Europe’s Pointy Skulls? loading...
Can DNA Solve The Mystery Of Europe’s Pointy Skulls?
A new genomic study tries to see if there’s a correlation between artificial cranial deformation and migration following the collapse of the Roman Empire.
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The Struggle To Protect A Vital Jaguar Corridor
The fight to protect jaguar habitat throughout the Americas continues even after the loss of one of its greatest defenders, Alan Rabinowitz.
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Why These Workers From India Miss Wartime Afghanistan
Indian Muslims under contract with the U.S. military in Afghanistan recall the perks—good pay and freedom from religious discrimination.
Woolly Mammoths Are Extinct. Here’s Why They May Be Considered Endangered. loading...
Woolly Mammoths Are Extinct. Here’s Why They May Be Considered Endangered.
A global summit on the wildlife trade will consider the proposal, which could further restrict the ivory trade.
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DNA Study Deepens Mystery Of Lake Full Of Skeletons
Hundreds of bodies at Roopkund Lake belonged to pilgrims who perished in a Himalayan storm more than a thousand years ago—or so researchers thought.

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