Arkenor on May 7th, 2008

Durham University is predicting that the UK, already famous for being a rather damp place, is likely to get moister still in the coming years. Expert predicts ‘Monsoon Britain’ Prepare for more floods – in ways we are not used to – that’s the message from experts at Durham University who have studied rainfall and [...]

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Arkenor on May 2nd, 2008

Cerro Paranal, home of ESO’s Very Large Telescope, is certainly one of the best astronomical sites on the planet. Stunning images, obtained by ESO staff at Paranal, of the green and blue flashes, as well as of the so-called ‘Gegenschein’, are real cases in point. The Earth’s atmosphere is a gigantic prism that disperses sunlight. [...]

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