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Russia’s horror plans to dominate North Sea foiled as melting ice break Putin’s trade grip

For decades, scientists have sounded alarms over the melting of ice in the Arctic region as a result of a warming planet. However, researchers have now found this gradual degradation of ice is set to have the unintended consequence of weakening Russia’s control over popular shipping routes. As ice-covered regions of the Arctic melt away, a new […]

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World

Putin snubbed crunch Biden summit DAYS before war as he would rather ‘play ice hockey’

The extraordinary remark came in February – four days before Russia’s began its brutal invasion of Ukraine – at the end of a call in which the French President was making a last-ditch attempt to prevent the war. The call ended with Mr Macron suggesting to Putin a last-minute summit with the US President. Vladimir […]

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Science

30,000-Year-Old Baby Mammoth Found Almost Perfectly Preserved in Canadian Gold Fields

A gold miner found a mummified baby woolly mammoth in the Trʼondëk Hwëchʼin Traditional Territory in Yukon, Canada.  According to a press release from the local government, the female baby mammoth has been named Nun cho ga by the First Nation Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in elders, which translates to “big baby animal” in the Hän language.    Nun cho […]

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Weird

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Science

Strange Honeycomb Pattern on Mars Appears to Be Formed by Water Ice And CO2

From orbit, this landscape on Mars looks like a lacy honeycomb or a spider web. But the unusual polygon-shaped features aren’t created by Martian bees or spiders; they are actually formed from an ongoing process of seasonal change from created from water ice and carbon dioxide.   The HiRISE camera (High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment) […]

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Science

Melting Arctic ice could open up new eco-friendly shipping routes

From starting wildfires to melting glaciers, the negative effects of climate change are well documented, but a new study suggests there could be at least one positive. Researchers say that, in as few as two decades, parts of the Arctic that were once covered in ice year-round will be reliably ice-free for months on end due to global […]

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Life Style

Camilla looks radiant in floral dress while enjoying ice cream at festival in Salisbury

The Duchess of Cornwall combined it with a pearl necklace, pearl drop earrings and a diamond brooch. She finished her elegant outfit with a silver clutch bag and matching pumps. On the second day of the races, the royal opted for an all-white outfit with a matching hat. Camilla accessorised the look with strings of […]

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Gaming

Stardew Valley mod helps you stay cool with your own ice cream truck

With summer rapidly arriving for many of us, any respite from the increasing heat is welcome – and now you and your Stardew villagers can stay cool with this Stardew Valley mod that lets you build your own classic-style ice cream truck in the farming game. The Daphne’s buildable ice cream truck mod, created by […]

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Science

Arctic mystery: Researchers stunned as Polar bears found surviving without ice

Experts have previously issued dire warnings that polar bears are set to disappear from the Arctic by 2040 as the planet warms up. However, this nightmare scenario may be averted as researchers say that they have discovered isolated group of polar bears in south-east Greenland that have survived without ice.  The researchers believe that this […]

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Automotive

‘Eating a 99 flake ice cream’ could see drivers get £200 fine and points – ‘Watch out’

“While it’s exciting to head off for adventures this summer, make sure to watch out for some unexpected fines that could catch you off guard, from snacking behind the wheel, letting the car get too hot and wearing the wrong outfit. “There is no better way to complete a trip on a sunny day than […]