#Earth

If Earth Was Even A Fraction Further From The Sun It Would Be Completely Unrecognisable

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK Tech

Earth is already a statistical anomaly, something that at present shines out as a blip on the norm of space. Well a new study looking into the atmosph...

End Of The Earth: What It's Like To Live In The World's Most Inhospitable Place

The Huffington Post | Dawn Kelly | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK

There are no indigenous people in Antarctica. There are no trees in the driest, coldest place on Earth. For half the year there is no light, and for t...

NASA Has An Astonishing Plan To Save The Planet From The Yellowstone Supervolcano

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 23.08.2017 | UK Tech

No one likes to think about the most apocalyptic ways the human race could be wiped off the face of the planet forever, but for some people it is thei...

These Pictures From The Solar Eclipse Are Absolutely Stunning

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.08.2017 | UK Tech

The United States has just witnessed its first total solar eclipse in almost a century with millions turning out to watch the spectacle. Starting on t...

US Experiences First Nationwide Total Solar Eclipse In Almost 100 Years

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.08.2017 | UK Tech

Hordes of people turned out to view what was the first total solar eclipse to take place across the United States for almost 100 years. Kicking off ar...

Humanity Has Produced 9.1 Billion Tonnes Of Plastic, And We've Recycled Just 10% Of It

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK Tech

The world’s plastic industry has produced more than 9.1 billion tons of plastic in the last seven decades, and almost 78% of it is no longer being u...

EcoSexuality: 7 Things You Need To Know About This Sexual Identity

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Ecosexuality takes the phrase “getting back to nature” to its most extreme, as a concept that celebrates and encourages humans coming together wit...

We've Seen The Plans For Elon Musk's City On Mars And It's Incredible

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK Tech

It is not the first time that Elon Musk has spoken about his plans to colonise Mars, but now his detailed vision has been made public, including how m...

Worryingly, Scientists Managed To Create A 'Black Hole' Here On Earth

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK Tech

If you thought that black holes were something that only existed in the furthest reaches of our universe where they can’t suck us into their terrify...

Humans Have Accidentally Created A Giant Protective 'Forcefield' Around Earth

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Tech

Humans have long been changing our landscape here on Earth, for better and for worse, but now NASA has confirmed that we are shaping our near-space en...

NASA's Newest Discovery

Frontier | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Tech
Frontier

Earth is a world composed of water but we have now just discovered that we have ocean worlds all around us. Some which could possibly harbour life. So what is it about water that is so life giving?

Scientists Have Discovered The 'Oldest' Plants On Earth

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 15.03.2017 | UK Tech

Scientists have discovered plant fossils that date back 1.6 billion years, hundreds of millions before advanced life was thought to have evolved. The ...

A Huge Reservoir Of Melting Carbon Has Been Discovered Under The US

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Tech

More than 200 miles beneath the western US lies a a vast reservoir of melting carbon the size of Mexico. That’s the extraordinary conclusion of a ne...

How To Watch The Lunar Eclipse, Snow Moon And New Year Comet On The Same Day

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Tech

For fans of the night sky, it’s set to be a spectacular display. On Friday (10 Feb), a lunar eclipse, New Year comet and Snow Moon will coincide, pr...

Is Population Growth The True Issue Of Our World?

Louis Sherman | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Louis Sherman

I have recently been reading several papers looking at the idea of 'Humans V Nature' and the sustainable way we can sustain both and allow them to grow. In our current modern world this seems near impossible, as the greedy, consumerist nature of the West takes opportunities and investment from the rest of the world, or at least it can be seen like that.

Scientists Have Discovered A 'Missing Element' Hidden Inside Earth's Core

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Tech

Despite searching into the deep depths of the Universe there are still many things that we don’t understand about our own planet. One of those unkno...

Rudolph Is Actually Helping To Slow Down Climate Change

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK Tech

Rudolph isn’t just useful for pulling a sleigh and destroying your roof tiles, it seems the real Christmas miracle is that reindeers are protecting ...

Scientists Have Discovered A Giant River Of Molten Iron Hurtling Towards Canada

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK Tech

As you’re reading this, a river of molten iron as wide as the United Kingdom is silently, effortlessly hurtling towards Canada. The reason why no on...

The Earth's Crust Is Getting Thinner Than Ever Before

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Tech

The Earth’s oceanic crust has been getting ‘significantly’ thinner over time and is now at its thinnest point ever, according to a new study. Th...

In The Next 5 Billion Years, The Sun Will Expand 100 Times Over – Destroying All Life On Earth

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Tech

In the next five billion years, the sun will expand to one hundred times its current size, engulfing Mercury and Venus, and obliterating all life on E...

State of Nature

Simon Cowell MBE | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK
Simon Cowell MBE

If we lose the planet we lose the very basis of our existence and nothing else will matter. There is no plan B and, indeed, no planet B. Now is the time to act positively and to start reversing the damage.

Astronomers Announce Existence Of 'Second Earth' Orbiting Our Nearest Star

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.08.2016 | UK Tech

An Earth-like planet that could support life has been discovered by European astronomers orbiting our nearest star Proxima Centauri. The discovery of ...

Astronomers Discover Second Earth, Just Outside Our Solar System

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Tech

Scientists claim to have found the ‘closest ever’ second-Earth, just outside our solar system. A report from the German Weekly news magazine Der S...

Venus May Once Have Been Habitable, NASA Suggests

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Tech

If humans had been around for the first two billion years of Venus’ existence, we could have lived there, say scientists. New NASA climate modelling...

We've Already Used Up Earth's Resources For The Year

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK Tech

It might only be August but we’ve already used up our allotted resources on Earth for the year. Earth Overshoot Day is today and serves as a remind...