Solar storm warning as high-speed stream set to batter Earth

A solar storm is set to batter the Earth this weekend after a "high-speed stream" was ejected from the sun. A solar storm is a disturbance on the sun, which can emanate outward across the heliosphere, the outermost magnetic field of the sun, affecting the entire Solar System, including Earth. When emanating outwards the solar wind escapes more readily into […]

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Remote Antarctica town requires residents to have appendix removed

Calling all dog lovers! Sign up to TeamDogs for your weekly dose of dog news, pictures and stories. A remote town requires all residents to have their appendix removed in order to live there. Villas Las Estrellas – one of two civilian settlements on icy Antarctica – may seem like a regular stowaway village until you realise what residents have […]

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