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Greenland lost a trillion tons of ice in four years.

A new paper just published by scientists in <i>Geophysical Research Letters</i> presents results of their investigation into the ice sheet covering …

England facing Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler selection dilemma for first Pakistan Test

The selectors meet at Lord’s on Thursday morning to choose a replacement for Nick Compton against Pakistan next week and their choice is between a super confident Jos Buttler or charging Ben Stokes with the responsibility of playing as a specialist batsman.<p>Buttler has not yet to transferred his …

The 275-Year-Old Secrets To Online Business Success | Benjamin Franklin’s Leadership Tips

<b>Benjamin Franklin Nailed It In 1751</b>Benjamin Franklin in his early 20s developed a system for achieving almost anything in life that has proven the …

Self-improvement

Operation Puerto blood bags handed over to Wada for laboratory testing

• Evidence seized from Dr Eufemiano Fuentes was ordered to be destroyed • Tests could reveal identities of sports people involved in doping scandal<p>The World Anti-Doping Agency has taken custody of the 200-plus blood bags at the heart of the long-running Operation Puerto doping scandal, raising the …

World Anti-Doping Agency

Britain is not a rainy, fascist island – here’s my plan for ProgrExit

Social justice and democracy must be at the heart of Brexit negotiations. Progressives must unite to stop the UK turning into a Thatcherite wasteland<p>In the progressive half of British politics we need a plan to put our stamp on the Brexit result – and fast.<p>We must prevent the Conservative right …

United Kingdom

How Climate Change Unleashed Humans Upon South America’s Megabeasts

A new study suggests that giant bears, sloths, and saber-toothed cats died because warming temperatures cocked the gun, and people pulled the trigger.<p>South America was once a land of giants. Its plains and forests were home to elephant-sized ground sloths, mace-tailed armadillos the size of a car, …

Álvaro Morata leads imperious Spain into last 16 as Turkey are outclassed

There was nothing false about Spain’s forward line on a night when they cruised into the knockout stage of the European Championship. The search for cutting edge from some form of attacking focal point is nothing new and Álvaro Morata excelled with Nolito scampering busily in support. Spain’s sense …

Soccer

Satellite data: How India's coal power expansion triggered an air pollution crisis

Satellite data: How India’s coal power expansion triggered an air pollution crisis<p>Lauri Myllyvirta<p>@laurimyllyvirta<p>en_GB<p>article<p>India’s coal …

Pollution

Obama's Ban On Plastic Microbeads Failed In One Huge Way

And other countries face a similar challenge.<p>Stiv Wilson chose his battle three and a half years ago. The problem is, he still doesn’t know who all his opponents are.<p>An environmental activist fixated on curbing plastic pollution in the oceans he loves to surf and sail, Wilson focused his efforts on …

Pollution

Was president Dilma Rousseff's impeachment a coup? | Politics

The twists and turns of Brazil's political drama have been compared to the TV series, House of Cards.<p>Deeply unpopular leader Dilma Rousseff has been suspended from office and taking her place as interim president is a man perhaps even more polarising than her.<p>Michel Temer is seen as serving the …

Brazil