Monday 27th February 2017,
Frontiers Magazine

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From Orkney to Space School

In the summer holidays of 2014 I attended Senior Space School UK in Leicester, a week of activities and lectures all based around the theme of space. The course took place from the 3rd to the 10th of August at the University of Leicester and was open to 16 to 18 year olds. Throughout the [...]

April 16, 2015 Alusha Romaniszyn Spring Issue 2015 Comments Off
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Tidal turbine nears completion

Scotrenewables Tidal Power is in the closing stages of construction of the largest and most powerful tidal turbine ever built. The turbine is currently being assembled at the Harland & Wolff shipyard in Belfast, with installation planned for this summer at the EMEC test site at the Falls of Warness, off Eday. The Orkney-based company’s turbine [...]

March 17, 2015 James Murray Spring Issue 2015 Comments Off
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Sea Kings of the north

[The RAF’s Search and Rescue Force, established in 1918, has had a remarkable history of skill and courage and commitment, with northern waters covered since 1978 by two Westland Sea King helicopters based at RAF Lossiemouth. With the provision of search and rescue helicopter services in the UK now gradually being taken up by Bristow [...]

March 10, 2015 Howie Firth Spring Issue 2015 Comments Off