Britain’s ‘Swiss-style relationship’ with the EU is a fantasy

Brexit has consumed four prime ministers – David Cameron, Theresa May, Boris Johnson, and Liz Truss. Now, if the Sunday Times is to be believed, Rishi Sunak may be considering a “Swiss-style relationship” with the EU as a way of improving trade access. Of course the briefing given to the Sunday Times’s veteran political reporters, … Read more

Ireland’s first satellite ‘to open doors’ for more space demonstrations

Irish scientists hope the country’s first satellite in space will “open doors” for further technology demonstrations, as plans are already under way to develop a second satellite. Deputy premier and enterprise minister Leo Varadkar and junior minister Damien English signed papers with the European Space Agency (ESA) on Monday to facilitate the launch of the … Read more

Startling satellite images show ‘spike melt’ of ice in Greenland over three days

Startling satellite images show ‘spike melt’ of ice in Greenland over three days – enough to fill 7.2 MILLION Olympic-sized swimming pools Greenland was hit with a heatwave from July 15-17 that resulted in its ice sheet significantly melting A satellite image captured the event, which shows the once frozen water is now blue as … Read more