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What will cities look like in 2100?

22/07/2015 // 0 Comments

“The street finds its own use for things”, William Gibson, famed science fiction author, once wrote. Whatever a technology is designed for, the people who use it, and the [...]

Earthquakes: the really big one

13/07/2015 // 0 Comments

When the 2011 earthquake and tsunami struck Tohoku, Japan, Chris Goldfinger was two hundred miles away, in the city of Kashiwa, at an international meeting on seismology. As [...]

Sea level is rising fast globally

14/05/2015 // 0 Comments

Make no mistake, global sea level rise is accelerating faster than ever. Previous estimates based on satellite data may have suggested that sea level rise was actually [...]

Record of Carbon Dioxide Levels

09/05/2015 // 0 Comments

The planet has hit a new high. This March, our monthly average carbon dioxide concentrations surpassed 400 parts per million globally. It’s the first time this has happened [...]
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