How to Glue Yourself to a Plane, According to Science

From Popular Mechanics A protester did it. We can do it better. By Andrew Daniels Oct 11, 2019 Popular Mechanics HQ was predictably spellbound yesterday when news reports trickled out concerning a protester who glued himself to the top of a British Airways plane at London City Airport. On top of that, the protester, identified…

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Drone bid to shut down Heathrow grounded

From Adelaide Now Alistair Smout, Reuters September 13, 2019 8:29pm Climate-change activists who had hoped to bring Europe’s biggest airport, London Heathrow, to a standstill have found instead that it was their drones that struggled to get off the ground. Last December, reported drone sightings near London’s Gatwick airport prevented hundreds of flights taking off,…

Heathrow Hijinks

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Once again the Week In Review-Science Edition over at Dr. Judith Curry’s website brings up interesting news. It appears that the first of July was hot in the UK, and among others the airport at Heathrow set a record high temperature for the date.. This led to a bit of…

New Scientist – Those cursed climate emails

Guest post by Barry Woods, UK The last 2010 edition (Dec 25th 2010) of New Scientist (UK) has a review of 2010 and a preview of 2011 section… …and they are rather optimistic that the world has finally moved on from the Climategate emails. Those Cursed Climate emails – New Scientist Jan 1, 2011 Thousands of them were hacked…