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The unseen man-made ‘tracks’ on the deep ocean floor

(Image credit: GEOMAR/MiningImpact Project) Far from land, deep sea mining trials have left barren marks that are still there decades later, and as Richard Fisher writes, they symbolise two different timescales colliding. At the base of the Pacific Ocean, hundreds…

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Dark matter holds our universe together. No one knows what it is.

Amanda Northrop/Vox Dark matter, unexplained. If you go outside on a dark night, in the darkest places on Earth, you can see as many as 9,000 stars. They appear as tiny points of light, but they are massive infernos. And…

The Science of Dubstep | James Humberstone | TEDxOxford

The theme for TEDxOxford in 2016 was “find X”. In his talk “the Science of Dubstep”, James Humberstone proposes that if this and future generations are going to “find X”, every nation needs to revolutionise education and develop cohorts of…

5 places on earth where gravity doesn’t seems to work

For certain you all know the story of Isaac Newton: he was sitting under a tree, and an apple fell on his head, and after that he immediately discovered the law of universal gravitation. But there’re places on the Earth…

Hidden Wartime Bunker Under Paris Gare de l’Est

(All images: Boreally.org. Secret WW2 bunker beneath Gare de l’Est in Paris) Every year, almost 34 million passengers hurry along the crowded concourse of Paris Gare de l’Est railway station, in the 10th arrondissement, making their way to and from…

HOME STREAM – Lily’s Story

  Want to understand homelessness? Witness one woman’s experience of living on London’s streets firsthand, filmed on an iPhone A street-level view of homelessness from a woman living through it Many portraits of homelessness still end up ‘othering’ people, despite…