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Climate change erosion feeding deep ocean trash dump

There are growing concerns that increasing coastal and river-bank erosion is carrying millions of tonnes of long-buried rubbish into deep ocean canyons, where toxic waste and plastics will remain for decades.  The warning comes after heavy flooding on the West Coast of New Zealand's South Island washed part of a disused landfill into the ocean…

SpaceX Dragon capsule ends test flight with ocean splashdown

SpaceX's Dragon capsule carrying a test dummy splashes down into the Atlantic ocean off the Florida coast [NASA via AP Photo] An unmanned SpaceX capsule has successfully splashed down into the Atlantic Ocean after a short-term stay on the International Space Station (ISS). The return of the Crew Dragon spacecraft to Earth on Friday morning…
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