'Britain's Atlantis' - a hidden underwater world swallowed by the North Sea - has been discovered by divers working with science teams from the University of St Andrews. Doggerland, a huge area of dry land that stretched from Scotland to Denmark was slowly submerged by water between 18,000 BC and 5,500 BC.Divers from oil companies have found remains of a 'drowned world' with a population of tens of thousands - which might once have been the 'real heartland' of Europe.
The near-drought that has created dustbowl conditions in parts of Britain is expected to stretch into June and crop failures look set to drive up the price of food. The Met Office forecasts a fortnight of warm, mostly dry weather fr... Read Post
Although only about ten per cent of the gas is in unpopulated areas suitable for extraction, it would still be worth £150?billion The level of untapped shale gas will be confirmed next month in a study by the British Geological Surv... Read Post
Divers with oil companies have discovered fossilized evidence of mammoths and other large game, harpoons, flint tools and suspected burial mounds that mark settlements of hunters and gatherers who lived on dry land all around the Br... Read Post