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The big science and environment stories of 2019

This year, millions of people around the world mobilised in protest to highlight the dire emergency facing our planet. Could 2019 prove to be the year when talk turned to action on the climate crisis? We looked back at some of the biggest stories of the yea…
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December 26, 2019
Hiroshima

In 1961, JFK sent a reassuring note about Santa

In the throes of the Cold War, the Soviet Union was planning to test a massive nuclear bomb in the Arctic Circle. But in a letter to then-President John F. Kennedy, a young Michigan girl was most concerned about the North Poles most famous resident. Please …
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December 25, 2019
Hiroshima

Japan – Land of the Rising Sun

Day 10 Hiroshima We're taking another Bullet Train today, and this time it will transport us to Hiroshima. This city is infamous as the target of the first-ever atomic bomb, dropped by the US at the end of the Second World War. You'll tour this rebuilt city …
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December 20, 2019