Q-news

Recent news

Krill fishing companies agree to back Antarctic Ocean Sanctuary

Most krill fishing companies are to stop fishing krill in the seas around the Antarctic Peninsula. Krill, shrimp-like marine animals, are a crucial link in the Antarctic food chain...

Antarctic ice is melting faster than ever

A new report shows that ice in Antarctica is melting at a record-breaking rate. The rise in sea levels that results from this could have catastrophic consequences for coastal citie...

The FIFA World Cup tournament kicks off in Russia

The 21st FIFA World Cup football tournament kicks off on 14th June 2018, when hosts Russia play Saudi Arabia in the 80,000-seater Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. A total of 64 matches ...

Is there a ninth major planet lurking in the outer reaches of our Solar System?

An asteroid recently discovered in the outer Solar System is proving of great interest to astronomers. They believe that its strange orbital path around the Sun can only be explain...

Kilauea, one of Hawaii's active volcanoes, erupts

One of Hawaii's active volcanoes—which helped create the islands in the first place—has erupted. Since early May, it has been oozing lava from a number of fissures (cracks in the g...

© 2018 Q-files Ltd. All rights reserved. Switch to Mobile