Our seas have been mapped. The planets in our sky have been named and catalogued. The urge to voyage into unknown waters has largely dissipated from the popular imagination. 413 more words
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It has been almost impossible to escape the primary race here in the US and, as a currently New England residing ’alien’ from the original England, I know it has also had a certain morbid curiosity overseas too. 1,426 more words
The impacts of fracking on groundwater is one of the research areas of the Program on Water Issues (POWI) at University of Toronto’s Munk Centre for Global Affairs, “one of the nation’s most celebrated and effective water study programs ” which brought together Canada’s “best scientists and policy-makers … in an independent, non-partisan forum”. 181 more words
How do you observe something so fast, so hot, so dense?
“You have to be watching at the right time, at the right angle, with the right instruments to see a current sheet,” said… 12 more words