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Weird ‘zombie' lifeforms living underground could be the real rulers of Planet Earth

Weird ‘zombie' lifeforms living underground could be the real rulers of Planet Earth

7 hours ago   |   Metro

We humans tend to rate ourselves pretty highly. Yet deep underground lives a vast community of ‘zombie' lifeforms so weird they're practically alien and which have a much...
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Aberdeen oil expert joins subsea consultancy firm

7 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Aberdeen-based academic and oil expert John Scrimgeour has joined subsea consultancy firm Archer Knight as non-executive chairman. Mr Scrimgeour, an emeritus energy advisor at...
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White House takes America First approach at COP24 summit

7 hours ago   |   Politico

KATOWICE, Poland - There's no surer way to anger climate negotiators than to expound on the glories of fossil fuels, which is why the White House on Monday held a side event at...
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Mountain dues: why we should give thanks for the giants in our midst

Mountain dues: why we should give thanks for the giants in our midst

7 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

It is perhaps no surprise that the BBC will broadcast next year's Winterwatch, Springwatch and Autumnwatch series all from the Cairngorms National Park. In the heart of some of...
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When is International Mountain Day 2018 and what's the theme this year?

When is International Mountain Day 2018 and what's the theme this year?

8 hours ago   |   The Irish Sun

ONCE a year for the last 15 years we have celebrated International Mountain Day - and it's come around again today. So what is the day for and how is it celebrated? Here's what...
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Corallian raises £1m for North Sea appraisal well

8 hours ago   |   Energy Voice   |   2 articles

Corallian Energy has raised almost £1 million to help pay for the Curlew-A appraisal well. The Curlew-A discovery was made by Shell in 1977 in the prolific Central Graben...
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Corallian raises £1m for Curlew appraisal

9 hours ago   |   Energy Voice   |   2 articles

Corallian Energy has raised almost £1 million to help pay for an appraisal well at the Curlew-A prospect. More to follow.
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£100m of UK funding for clean power projects in Africa

9 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

More than two million people in Africa are set to get new or improved access to clean energy with £100 million of funding from the UK, the Government has said. Hundreds of...
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Echo chief executive steps aside

9 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

South-America-focused Echo Energy said today that its chief executive would be stepping down from the role at the end of the year. Fiona MacAulay will become a non-executive...
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New Shell pipeline set to safeguard jobs at gas hub

9 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Energy giant Shell has announced plans that will secure work for the St Fergus gas terminal near Peterhead for years to come. It aims to create a 23-mile pipeline at the...
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Liverpool vs Napoli, Champions League: What time is kick-off, what TV...

Liverpool vs Napoli, Champions League: What time is kick-off, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?

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Paul Gascoigne Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault On Train

Paul Gascoigne Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault On Train

Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne appeared in court on Tuesday where he denied sexually assaulting a woman on a train. The 51-year-old was arrested at Durham station on... Read more ...

Man 'put 13-month-old girl in tumble dryer and then turned it on'

Man 'put 13-month-old girl in tumble dryer and then turned it on'

Thomas Dunn, of Hamilton, faced multiple charges at Dundee Sheriff Court over the alleged abuse Read more ...

Murdered Jamal Khashoggi among journalists named as Time magazine's ‘person...

Murdered Jamal Khashoggi among journalists named as Time magazine's ‘person of the year'

Time magazine has named Jamal Khashoggi and other killed or imprisoned journalists as their ‘person of the year.' The accolade - given to ‘The Guardians and the War On Truth'... Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing Final: Song choices and dances revealed - and there's...

Strictly Come Dancing Final: Song choices and dances revealed - and there's a twist

The remaining couples will battle it out on the dancefloor in a bid to be declared the winners of Strictly Come Dancing 2018 Read more ...

LIVE: Google CEO Sundar Pichai testifies before Congress for the first time

LIVE: Google CEO Sundar Pichai testifies before Congress for the first time

Google CEO Sundar Pichai is testifying before Congress today amid increasing political scrutiny of big tech. Pichai, appearing before the House Judiciary Committee, is expected... Read more ...

Britain's Got Talent: David Walliams hints that he's QUITTING his role as a...

Britain's Got Talent: David Walliams hints that he's QUITTING his role as a judge on the ITV competition

Britain's Got Talent returns in 2019 David Walliams has hinted that his time may be up as a judge on Britain's Got Talent. The TV star joined the show back in 2012, and has... Read more ...

Gemma Collins and James Argent ‘ENGAGED' as Dancing On Ice star shows off...

Gemma Collins and James Argent ‘ENGAGED' as Dancing On Ice star shows off ‘engagement ring'

Gemma Collins is reportedly engaged Gemma Collins is reportedly engaged to her on-off boyfriend of four years, James 'Arg' Argent. The 37 year old was seen waving what is... Read more ...

Babes in the Wood killer jailed for life with a minimum term of 36 years

Babes in the Wood killer jailed for life with a minimum term of 36 years

Babes in the Woods killer Russell Bishop has been jailed for life with a minimum of 36 years for the murders of two schoolgirls in 1982. Bishop sexually assaulted and strangled... Read more ...

Brexit backstop: What does the backstop mean in Brexit? And why was vote...

Brexit backstop: What does the backstop mean in Brexit? And why was vote CANCELLED?

THERESA May is desperately trying to rescue her Brexit deal after postponing a House of Commons vote over the backstop issue - but what is the backstop and what does it have to... Read more ...