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Image copyright Iceland met office Image caption These images Breiðamerkurjökull glacier taken in 1989 (top) and one taken this year (bottom) show how much ice has been lost over this period A photography project has highlighted the extent of ice loss from Iceland’s glaciers. A team from Scotland and Iceland compared photographs taken in the …

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) – High-resolution satellite images show that the construction of China’s first full-sized aircraft carrier is progressing steadily alongside expansive infrastructure work that analysts say suggests the ship will be the first of several large vessels produced at the site. FILE PHOTO: A combination image of satellite photos shows Jiangnan Shipyard in Shanghai, …

Using methods originally developed by astronomers to view stars more clearly through Earth’s atmosphere, optometry researchers at Indiana University have taken the first undistorted microscopic images of a part of the eye involved in glaucoma. The ability to clearly view this structure — known as the trabecular meshwork — could help improve treatment for glaucoma. …

Image copyright Iceye Image caption A container terminal near Port Harcourt, Nigeria: detail under a metre across is visible to the radar Finnish space start-up Iceye has once again given an impressive demonstration of its novel technology’s capabilities. The company’s radar satellites are now returning sub-1m resolution images of the Earth’s surface. This level of …

The winners of this year’s iPhone Photography Awards call to mind the Dr. Seuss book: Oh, the Places You’ll Go. With a compact device in hand, world travelers are sharing intimate images from the far corners of the globe. When the competition began 12 years ago, Kenan Aktulun, its founder, says the first submissions showed …

The second teaser Onto the second trailer. Little bit more detail in this one. For a start, the most obvious is the simple white collar – I’m getting 2008 Reebok vibes from this one. Shane Williams celebrates after scoring a try against France as Wales win the Six Nations Grand Slam in 2008 There also …

British Airways is diverting its flights away from the Strait of Hormuz following an escalation of tension in the region, the airline said Friday. “Our flights continue to operate, using alternative routes,” it said in a statement, adding that the decision was in line with guidance issued by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The …

Image copyright davelogan Image caption Facial recognition cameras are used widely at border crossings Images of tens of thousands of people crossing the US border with Mexico have been stolen in a major hack, the US Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) has said. The breach, which affected the network of a sub-contractor, also saw photos …