Feel the chill: icy examples of polar vortex in US – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 1:27 Frozen winds have brought record-low temperatures to the US midwest as a blast of Arctic air, known as the polar vortex, unnerves residents accustomed to brutal winters… Wet clothes freeze after 10 minutes, ice arrives after a hot shower and ships Läs mer…

Genes linked to antibiotic-resistant superbugs found in Arctic

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Drug resistance Discovery of genes, possibly carried by birds or humans, shows rapid spread of crisis The genes were found in the soil of Svalbard, in the Arctic circle. They may have been carried there by birds or humans. Photograph: Gwladys Fouche/Reuters Genes associated Läs mer…