“Nurdles, or plastic pellets are the building blocks used to make all the plastic products you use and find today; from wheelie bins to car parts.”
“coming in past Shapinsay, trailing its plume of fumes behind it. Note the irony of the trail of fumes passing the wind turbine…..”
“As part of this, we are seeking a postdoctoral Research Fellow to join the team and investigate next-generation technologies for hydroacoustic and coordinated measurement. “
Proposals have been put forward on the development of Orkney’s World Heritage Site – known as The Heart of Neolithic Orkney which comprises the Maeshowe tomb, The Standing Stones of Stenness, The Ring of Brodgar and the village settlement of Skara Brae.
“Watching a recorded episode of QI, I learnt that there are 97 bags of human poo on the moon.”
Estimates of how many species of ferns there are ranges from 10,500 to 15,000.
“Getting ready for next year’s poppies”
The South of Scotland Electricity Board had applied to sink 11 test bore holes: 2 at Yesnaby, 4 near Blackhall and 5 at the Mill of Cairston.
“This is an exciting opportunity for children, and their teachers to investigate the contribution of trees in learning for sustainability”
‘UK “professional” journalism should be expiring from shame.’