PTSD link to pandemic fears — ScienceDaily

Even at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic last year, people around the world became more fearful of what could happen to them or their family. A new Flinders University study of 1040 online participants from five western countries published in PLOS ONE explores people’s response to the stresses of the escalating pandemic, finding more […]

Finland’s battery plans spark environmental fears

Finland is the only EU country whose bedrock is known to contain all the major battery minerals—including cobalt and lithium—and the Nordic nation is drawing up plans to exploit these resources in order to become a major industry player Lines of trucks carrying piles of rock crisscross Finland’s rugged Terrafame mine, which sits 300km (186 […]