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Climate change: 700-year history of wind recorded in island mud

Climate change: 700-year history of wind recorded in island mud

Science
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Ed Sheeran’s first demo recorded when he was 13 set for auction

Ed Sheeran’s first demo recorded when he was 13 set for auction

Entertainment
A demo of songs recorded by Ed Sheeran and sold by his mother when he was a teenager is being auctioned.The current seller bought the recordings in 2005 in Framlingham, Suffolk, where the 29-year-old musician grew up. The woman, who wishes to remain anonymous, was keen to support musicians from the area.The collection of love songs, called Spinning Man, was Sheeran's first demo and was recorded when he was 13.It will be sold alongside a copy of the Shape Of You singer's second CD, The Orange Room, which was self-released by the singer-songwriter in 2005. ...
Arctic Circle sees ‘highest-ever’ recorded temperatures

Arctic Circle sees ‘highest-ever’ recorded temperatures

World
Temperatures in the Arctic Circle are likely to have hit an all-time record on Saturday, reaching a scorching 38C (100F) in Verkhoyansk, a Siberian town.The record still needs to be verified, but it appears to have been 18C higher than the average maximum daily temperature in June.Hot summer weather is not uncommon in the Arctic Circle, but recent months have seen abnormally high temperatures.The Arctic is believed to be warming twice as fast as the global average.Verkhoyansk, home to about 1,300 people, sits just inside the Arctic Circle, in remote Siberia. It has an extreme climate with temperatures plunging in January to an average maximum of -42C and then surging in June to 20C.But a persistent heatwave this year in the Arcti...
Trump 'secretly recorded discussing payment to Playboy model'

Trump 'secretly recorded discussing payment to Playboy model'

World
US President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen secretly recorded his client discussing payments to a former Playboy model, US media report.The tapes were reportedly discovered during an FBI raid on Mr Cohen's property earlier this year in New York.The New York Times reports that on the recording Mr Trump and Mr Cohen discuss paying Karen McDougal, who says she had an affair with Mr Trump.The tape was reportedly made two months before the election.The Department of Justice is looking into alleged hush money paid to women who claim they had a relationship with Mr Trump.Mr Cohen, who has not been charged, is reportedly under investigation for possible bank and tax fraud, as well as potenti...