Sir David Attenborough polar research ship set to begin sea trials

Four years in the making, Britain's new £200m polar ship has left the builder's yard for testing.

Oct. 21, 2020 ~6 min

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New equation ‘could predict earthquakes better’ say Edinburgh experts

Researchers in Edinburgh produce a new mathematical model aimed at improving how earthquakes are predicted.

By Ken Macdonald • bbcnews
July 13, 2020 ~3 min

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Great Orme copper mine 'traded widely in Bronze Age'

Copper from a prehistoric mine was traded from "Brittany to the Baltic", metal analysis shows.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Oct. 29, 2019 ~2 min

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GP staff taught self-defence amid patient violence fears

More than 3,000 violent patients in England were barred in 2018 from seeing their local GP.

By David Rhodes • bbcnews
Feb. 27, 2019 ~4 min

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