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Arctic ice breaks away

Arctic ice breaks away

01/08/2008, by in

NEARLY eight square miles of the Arctic ice shelf has broken free from the north Canadian course, a development that will alarm those fearful of the consequences of global warming.The Ward Hunt shelf has split away from Ellesmere Island, ac­cord­­ing to satellite pictures. Scien­tists fear fur... Read more...

Glover shown ecological films

Glover shown ecological films

04/07/2008, by in

By ROSALIND GRIFFITHSPUPILS from four junior high schools showed ecological films to chief scientific adviser to the Scottish government Anne Glover this week as part of a sustainable development and climate change project.Introducing the four short films, made by pupils from Aith, Scal­loway, ... Read more...