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Scientists to set up a microbial 'Noah's Ark'
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 10-5-2018 | 2 comments
The plan would involve preserving the beneficial bacteria found in the guts of people from all across the world.

Doomsday seed vault hits the one million mark
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 2-26-2018 | 2 comments
The most recent consignment to arrive at the facility has brought its total number of deposits up to 1,059,646.

Doomsday vault flooded by melting permafrost
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 5-20-2017 | 25 comments
Norway's Svalbard Global Seed Vault has been breached by water flooding in through the entrance.

'Doomsday' library joins Norway seed vault
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 4-8-2017 | 4 comments
A new facility for archiving some of the world's most important documents has opened in the Arctic.

Original 'Brexit' occurred 125,000 years ago
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 4-4-2017 | 0 comments
Geologists have revealed the cataclysmic flooding that once separated the UK from the rest of Europe.

Man plans to spend year living on an iceberg
Category: Bizarre | Posted on 4-18-2015 | 24 comments
Adventurer Alex Bellini will live inside a special survival pod on top of an iceberg in Greenland.

Doomsday vault receives first tree samples
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 3-2-2015 | 11 comments
Norway's Svalbard depository enables the storage and research of seeds from all over the world.

Icebergs have their own sound signatures
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 1-31-2015 | 1 comment
Scientists have discovered that it is possible to monitor icebergs by listening to their acoustics.

Predator X terrorized prehistoric oceans
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 3-25-2009 | 8 comments
Described as the Tyrannosaurus of the sea, remains of the world's most fearsome ocean predator nicknamed "Predator X" have been uncovered in permafrost on a Nor...

Sea reptile is biggest on record
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 2-28-2008 | 9 comments
A fossilised "sea monster" unearthed on an Arctic island is the largest marine reptile known to science, Norwegian scientists have announced.

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