Amazon employees are striking against climate change
Climate Change

Amazon employees are striking against climate change

Industry pollution contributes to the overall climate change crisis. Image: SchroptschoP/Getty Images By Siobhan Neela-Stock2019-09-09 17:52:22 UTC Climate change is a hot-button issue. From students to politicians, people everywhere are standing up to the widespread inaction over the planet’s rapidly warming temperatures.  There are around 65,000 corporate and tech Amazon employees in the U.S., and…

Crucial New Aspect of Charge Density Modulations in High Temperature Superconductors Uncovered
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Crucial New Aspect of Charge Density Modulations in High Temperature Superconductors Uncovered

Charge density waves are just the tip of the iceberg of the charge modulation phenomenon: charge density fluctuations are much more pervasive, and may be crucial to unlocking the secrets of high temperature superconductors. Credit: Yen Strandqvist/Chalmers University of Technology Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology and Politecnico di Milano have identified a crucial new…

Alien civilizations may have explored the galaxy and visited Earth already, new study says. We just haven’t seen them recently.
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Alien civilizations may have explored the galaxy and visited Earth already, new study says. We just haven’t seen them recently.

The Milky Way could be teeming with interstellar alien civilizations, according to a new study. We just don’t know about it because they haven’t paid us a visit in 10 million years. The study, published last month in The Astronomical Journal, posits that intelligent extraterrestrial life could be taking its time to explore the galaxy,…

Fossil of a flattened sea turtle is found after it ‘wandered into the path of a dinosaur’
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Fossil of a flattened sea turtle is found after it ‘wandered into the path of a dinosaur’

Fossil of a flattened sea turtle is found in Swiss mountains after the ill-fated creature ‘wandered into the path of a massive dinosaur’ 150million years agoPalaeontologists on a dig in the Jura Mountains found the turtle’s remainsThey believe it was crushed while on a mud flat, potentially en route to the seaAlthough around 100 other…