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Olivia Abbe

Olivia Abbe is a Semi Retired Scientist living in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. She covers Science and Innovation for NYK Daily
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What is Tundra Vegetation – Types, Features and Geography

In geography, tundra is an area where low temperatures and short growing seasons hinder tree growth. The term tundra comes through Russian...

Why are human teeth so small?

When compared with other mammals' teeth, one thing that is instantly noticeable is that our teeth are relatively smaller. The tiny teeth...

History of Louvre Museum

The Louvre is a historical monument and the world's largest art museum in Paris, France. A principal landmark of the city, it...

How do Birds Select a Specific Path for Migration

For anyone familiar with wildlife documentaries like the ones from the National Geographic, it is apparent that a birds' journey is a...

Properties, Uses and Health effects of Radon

Radon is colorless at standard pressure and temperature and it is the most dense gas known. At temperature below it's freezing point...

6 Facts About The Atlantic Hagfish

The Atlantic hagfish, also known as Myxine glutinosa, is a weight deep-sea creature. It has been primarily observed in the Atlantic Ocean.

Great Plague of London of 1665

Great Plague of London was an epidemic that devastated London, England from 1665 to 1666.  The Great Plague killed...

History and Characteristics of Catacomb Culture

The Catacomb culture was a Bronze Age culture that flourished on the Pontic steppe between 2800–1700 BCE. Beginning on...

Why do some animals give live birth and others lay eggs?

There are mainly two types of baby birth in animals. Some lay their eggs with little or no other...

Brief History of Airports

An airport is an aerodrome with extensive facilities, mostly for air transport. Airports often have tools to stock and control aircraft and...

Positive COVID-19 cases up 167% in England since end of August – tracing scheme

There has been an 167% increase in the number of new people testing positive for COVID-19 in England, the National Health Service’s...

6 Fun Facts about Komodo Dragons

The Komodo dragon, also known as the Komodo monitor, is a lizard species found in the Indonesian islands of Flores, Rinca, Komodo,...

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How Do State Laws Differ From Federal Laws In the USA?

Citizens of a country are subject to different laws made by the city, state, and at a national level. As per the...

Easy Creme Brulee Recipe Without the Blow Torch

Creme Brulee is a French term for Burnt Cream. The word Brulee means delicious treats, such as custards, polished with a sugar...

EU tries yet again to fix broken down asylum system

Conceding after years of chaos and dispute that its costly asylum system is broken, the European Union announced Wednesday a major overhaul...

Protesters rally at Chinese Embassy in Nepal’s Kathmandu against encroachment

A number of protesters, including youths, chanted slogans against the encroachment and demanded that the Chinese leave Nepal's territory immediately and respect...