Posts Tagged ' earth '
December 13, 2012
The UK government has approved the controversial technique of shale gas fracking.
November 19, 2012
The GOCE satellite is to move to a lower orbit to take a closer look at Earth’s gravity.
July 19, 2012
Could we grow sea algae to combat climate change?
February 24, 2012
The frictional force of raindrops in a storm shower has enough energy to weaken the storm’s winds.
February 22, 2012
Astronomers have found a ‘water world’ orbiting a red-dwarf star 40 light years away.
January 19, 2012
Experts are deciding whether to abolish the extra seconds that keep atomic clocks in sync with the Earth’s rotation.
January 13, 2012
Scientists have modelled a link between snow cover in Siberia and colder winters elsewhere.
December 6, 2011
NASA’s Kepler telescope has confirmed the existence of the most Earth-like planet discovered so far.
September 13, 2011
Astronomers have found a planet slightly larger than Earth with the right properties to support life.
September 8, 2011
Scientists have shown that gold and other precious metals came from outerspace.