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Flights probe jet stream role in floods
A major international effort is under way to research one of the greatest unknowns in weather forecasting: the influence of the jet stream.
The environmental costs of Heathrow expansion
Significant questions about the environmental impacts of Heathrow remain unanswered in the wake of the government's announcement.
Schiaparelli: The imperative to touch another world
Landing on planetary bodies is hard - as we saw with Europe's Schiaparelli probe - but it is the space endeavour that most engages the public.