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Mongolia: A toxic warning to the world

A cities are grappling with air pollution but the small capital of Mongolia is suffering from some of the worst in the world.The post Mongolia: A toxic warning to the world appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Exoplanet tally set to pass 4,000 mark

The number of planets detected around other stars – or exoplanets – is set to hit the 4,000 mark.The post Exoplanet tally set to pass 4,000 mark appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Smuggled orangutan seized at Bali airport

A Russian is arrested on suspicion of trying to take it back home to keep as a pet.The post Smuggled orangutan seized at Bali airport appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Mount Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies

The remains of mountaineers who died on the world’s highest peak are being exposed as its ice melts.The post Mount Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Mount Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies

The remains of mountaineers who died on the world’s highest peak are being exposed as its ice melts.The post Mount Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Rogue waves occurring less but ‘becoming more extreme’

Rogue waves that can appear out of calm seas are growing in size, a study of the US coast suggests.The post Rogue waves occurring less but ‘becoming more extreme’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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New Horizons: Ultima Thule ‘a time machine’ to early Solar System

Ultima Thule has been described as a Frankenstein object, composed of “poorly formed snowmen”.The post New Horizons: Ultima Thule ‘a time machine’ to early Solar System appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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UK scientists join race for lab-grown meat

Researchers have grown animal cells on blades of grass – could a slaughter-free bacon supply be feasible?The post UK scientists join race for lab-grown meat appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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UK scientists join race for lab-grown meat

Researchers have grown animal cells on blades of grass – could a slaughter-free bacon supply be feasible?The post UK scientists join race for lab-grown meat appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Psyche: Metal world mission targets ‘iron volcanoes’

What exotic processes occur on the world known as 16 Psyche? A Nasa mission will soon find out.The post Psyche: Metal world mission targets ‘iron volcanoes’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Soggy Ben Nevis can be remarkably dry

Old weather data reveals how the UK’s highest mountain can experience periods of near-zero humidity.The post Soggy Ben Nevis can be remarkably dry appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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US detects huge meteor explosion

The fireball is the second most powerful in 30 years and the biggest since one over Chelyabinsk in 2013.The post US detects huge meteor explosion appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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US detects huge meteor explosion

The fireball is the second most powerful in 30 years and the biggest since one over Chelyabinsk in 2013.The post US detects huge meteor explosion appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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UK’s air-breathing rocket engine set for key tests

Important tests lie ahead for the engine concept that could take a plane from London to Sydney in about four hours.The post UK’s air-breathing rocket engine set for key tests appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Climate change: What are your questions?

We want to hear which questions you want answered on climate change.The post Climate change: What are your questions? appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Wandering males transformed Spain’s DNA

An ancient mass migration transformed the genetic make-up of people in Iberia, a new DNA study reveals.The post Wandering males transformed Spain’s DNA appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Climate change: How people around the world are directly affected

Young people around the world spoke to the BBC about how they are directly affected by climate change.The post Climate change: How people around the world are directly affected appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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European satellite captures Nasa Mars lander from orbit

Europe’s newest satellite at Mars has spied the landing site of the American-led InSight probe.The post European satellite captures Nasa Mars lander from orbit appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Study reveals the wolf within your pet dog

Wolves lead and dogs follow – but both can cooperate with us, say experts studying wolves tamed from birth.The post Study reveals the wolf within your pet dog appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize for climate activism

The 16-year-old climate campaigner who has inspired school strikes is in the running to receive the Nobel.The post Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize for climate activism appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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