Climate strike: Schoolchildren protest over climate change

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 22:02
Students in cities around the UK walked out of school to call for action from the government.
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Hong Kong seizes $1m worth of rhino horn at airport

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 21:55
Two men carrying at least 24 severed rhino horns have been arrested at Hong Kong airport's customs.
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Базовый лагерь Эвереста в Тибете закрыт для туристов из-за мусора

Health News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 20:21
Китай закрыл доступ для туристов к северному базовому лагерю Эвереста на неопределенный срок, чтобы собрать и вывезти накопившийся мусор. При этом альпинисты, у которых есть разрешение на восхождение, по-прежнему могут находиться в базовом лагере, расположенном на территории Тибета на высоте на высоте 5150 метров над уровнем моря.
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BP: Plastic ban 'could have unintended consequences'

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 20:13
The oil and gas company believes a prohibition on single-use plastic could increase CO2, but is that true?
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Russian, German FMs discuss Nord Stream 2 pipeline in Munich - RT

Nord Stream - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 18:36
Russian, German FMs discuss Nord Stream 2 pipeline in Munich  RT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed on Friday with his German counterpart Heiko Maas the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.

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Russian, German FMs discuss Nord Stream 2 pipeline in Munich - RT

Nord Stream - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 18:36
Russian, German FMs discuss Nord Stream 2 pipeline in Munich  RT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed on Friday with his German counterpart Heiko Maas the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.

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Space harpoon skewers 'orbital debris'

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 15:26
A British-led mission demonstrates a projectile that could one day be used to clear up space junk.
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Space junk: Harpoon tested to clean up space

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 15:26
New footage from a space mission shows the latest idea to collect space junk.
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Tilly Lockey: 'I can paint with my bionic arms'

Health News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 15:24
Tilly Lockey, 13, has bionic arms that are so sophisticated she can now use a paintbrush and apply make-up.
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Nord Stream 2 is a failure for EU energy policy – opinion - Clean Energy Wire

Nord Stream - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 14:18
Nord Stream 2 is a failure for EU energy policy – opinion  Clean Energy Wire

The new rules for natural gas pipelines to and from third countries agreed by EU institutions mark the failure to find “a robust and coherent” joint European ...

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Как в Америке зарабатывают на всем русском. Сериал Би-би-си

Health News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 14:10
Обострение отношений между Россией и США повысило интерес ко всему русскому у американцев и открыло неожиданные возможности для бизнеса. Пока одни предприниматели страдают от санкций, другие зарабатывают. О них - в сериале Би-би-си "Бизнес на русском в Америке".
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Мой Афганистан. Документальный фильм Би-би-си

Health News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:07
Как живут простые афганцы во время войны? Узнать это сложно, потому что, журналисты могут передвигаться по стране только с вооруженной охраной. Но Наджиб Хаджа нашел способ.
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Tariff agreement once the Balticconnector pipeline is running - World Pipelines

Google News: --- Baltic Environmental - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:00
Tariff agreement once the Balticconnector pipeline is running  World Pipelines

The interconnected natural gas markets of Finland, Estonia and Latvia will open to competition in the beginning of 2020 once the Balticconnector pipeline is up ...

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Tariff agreement once the Balticconnector pipeline is running - World Pipelines

Google News: --- Baltic Environmental - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:00
Tariff agreement once the Balticconnector pipeline is running  World Pipelines

The interconnected natural gas markets of Finland, Estonia and Latvia will open to competition in the beginning of 2020 once the Balticconnector pipeline is up ...

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Climate strike: Why are students striking and will it have an impact?

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:08
Across the UK, students are set to take part in a climate strike, but will it make a difference?
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NTV Mir Baltic might also be sanctioned for breaching impartiality rules - NEPLP - Baltic Times

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NTV Mir Baltic might also be sanctioned for breaching impartiality rules - NEPLP  Baltic Times

RIGA - NTV Mir Baltic, a Russian television channel of the UK-registered Baltic Media Alliance Ltd, might be penalized for breaching impartiality rules in its ...

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Дело Сэмюэля Литтла: портреты жертв, нарисованные убийцей

Health News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 09:32
Федеральное бюро расследований США опубликовало рисунки заключенного - 78-летнего Сэмюэля Литтла, отбывающего пожизненный срок за убийства. Эти рисунки - портреты жертв самого Сэмюэля Литтла. Он был осужден на пожизненное заключение за три убийства, однако утверждает, что в общей сложности убил 90 человек за 35 лет.
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EU position on Nord Stream 2 spells disaster for Ukraine - The Strategist

Nord Stream - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:55
EU position on Nord Stream 2 spells disaster for Ukraine  The Strategist

France's last-minute compromise with Germany on a proposal to bring the Nord Stream 2 project fully under EU energy regulations—potentially fatal to the ...

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LIGO gravitational waves: Black hole detectors to get upgrade

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 03:47
The UK and US governments announce a £25m project to improve the sensitivity of the LIGO facilities.
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Brain function of night owls and larks differ, study suggests

Health News BBC - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 03:37
Late risers have poorer attention, slower reactions and increased sleepiness, a study suggests.
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