Antarctica: Glacier potentially the size of Great Britain or Florida could shatter within five years

Scientists are warning of dramatic changes at one of the biggest glaciers in Antarctica, potentially within the next five to 10 years. They say a floating section at the front of Thwaites Glacier that until now has been relatively stable could “shatter like a car windscreen”. US and UK researchers are currently engaged in an […]


Former paralympic champion who glued himself to the roof of British Airways plane sentenced to one year in jail

A former Paralympic champion who glued himself to the roof of a plane during an Extinction Rebellion protest has been jailed for a year. James Brown, who is visually impaired, climbed on to the British Airways plane at London City Airport in October 2019. The 56-year-old glued his right hand to the Amsterdam-bound plane, wedging […]