BC Liberals call on province to suspend gas tax and increase climate action tax credit

BC Liberals call on the NDP government to temporarily suspend provincial gasoline taxes and import taxes on Alberta gasoline, while creating a one-time tax credit increase for climate action. The official opposition’s call comes in response to soaring gas prices in the province. In Metro Vancouver, some drivers are now paying $2.229 a liter — […]

2:00 p.m. Upcoming Weather Forecasts – News, sports, weather, traffic, and the best of Minnesota and the Twin Cities of Minneapolis-St. Paul.

WCCO Digital Update: Afternoon of May 9, 2022Amelia Santaniello has the latest digital titles. 32 minutes ago 15:00 Next weather forecastDozens of tornado watches were issued as storms were expected to develop around evening travel time. Watch the next weather update. 42 minutes ago 2:00 p.m. Next weather forecastTornado watches are expected soon in the […]

Climate Neutral helps brands calculate, offset emissions and tell the sustainability story

According to NielsenIQ’s Global Health & Wellness study conducted last fall and presented last week at the 2022 Food Edge Summit, one-third of US consumers are more likely to buy products with sustainable credentials – triggering an increase in 16.5% of environmental sustainability claims and certifications on packaging in the last two years. These include […]

The Met Office Reading weather forecast for the coming week calls for temperatures of 22C

Reading should see cloudy skies, but it will be sunny and warm – according to the latest weather forecast. The city of Berkshire is starting the week (Monday May 8) with a bang as temperatures peak at 22C. Temperatures will drop slowly throughout the week, but are expected to remain warm. The latest Met Office […]

Election 2022: Wentworth Climate 200 independent Allegra Spender lays out suspended parliament plan

The top independent candidate for Wentworth’s seat in Sydney has outlined what she will do if elected to a hung parliament. High-profile ‘teal’ independent Allegra Spender is ready to negotiate with Labor or the coalition in the event of a hung parliament. Independent candidates were asked who they would support if elected. None of the […]

NJ weather: Coastal storm brings wind, rain and gloomy conditions during Mother’s Day

A slow-moving rain and windstorm continues to affect coastal communities in New Jersey on Saturday, with the National Weather Service issue high wind warnings and coastal flood warnings for the coast as well as advisories for other parts of the state. Northeast winds of 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as strong as 60 mph, […]

Essay: “On a fast track to climate catastrophe” – Huntington Now

“The jury has reached its verdict. And that is damning,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres said after the recent release at the UN of the third report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Developments in the World. The report “is a litany of broken climate promises. It’s a record of shame, cataloging the empty pledges that put […]

Essex Weather Forecast: Today’s weather for Chelmsford, Southend, Harlow, Colchester, Basildon and more as it turns cool and cloudy with possible rain

Essex is forecast for a much cooler and cloudier day today (May 7) after yesterday’s sunshine and highs of 22C. The latest Met Office weather forecast suggests Essex will feel temperatures dropping above 5°C, with a chance of early morning rain and dark gray clouds expected for most of the day. The start of the […]

Dell and Snowflake Show the Importance of Partner Ecosystems

Dell Technologies Inc. recently announced that it will partner with Snowflake Inc., a cloud-based data storage and analytics service called “Data Warehouse as a Service”, to work together to connect the Dell’s storage portfolio at Snowflake Data Cloud. This collaboration will be a first of its kind, providing Dell customers with greater flexibility to manage […]

Ecosystem Effects of Pesticide Reduction

image: INRS Professor Valérie Langlois is an expert in ecotoxicogenomics. to see After Credit: INRS Pesticides affect the health of agricultural soils and waterways. But how do living organisms in our ecosystems react if we reduce the use of these contaminants? Professor Valérie Langlois of the National Institute for Scientific Research (INRS) is looking for […]

Effects on ecosystems of reducing pesticide use

“This knowledge, so far incomplete or absent for pesticide mixtures, is essential to support and justify the transition to sustainable agriculture that respects the environment,” says ecotoxicogenomics expert Valérie Langlois. “We need to make it clear that reducing pesticide use has significant benefits to an ecosystem’s soil and water and a limited effect on agricultural […]

Joe Manchin still seeks climate and energy deal, but colleagues say it’s a pipe dream

A bipartisan coalition led by Senator Joe Manchin III emerged from a closed-door meeting on Wednesday night saying they were moving towards agreement on an energy and climate package. The optimism, however, was confined to those in the room. Democratic and Republican lawmakers told The Washington Times they still have great doubts that a viable […]

MPCA says many MN communities are unprepared for climate change

ST. PAUL — A Minnesota Pollution Control Agency survey shows that 25% of Minnesota communities don’t have plans to deal with extreme weather caused by climate change. And, only 12% of respondents have a stand-alone climate adaptation or resilience plan. AMLA Commissioner Katrina Kesler says that more and more communities are experiencing extreme rainfall, storms, […]

Master Naturalists Advocate for Ecosystem Diversity, Program

URBANA — Diverse ecosystems are healthy ecosystems. Fauna, plants and fungi are naturally interconnected and dependent on each other. The same goes for those who defend the environment: diversity makes them stronger. The University of Illinois Extension Master Naturalist Program makes intentional efforts to diversify its volunteer workforce and program reach. Extension provides scientific training […]

Indigenous peoples have harvested huge amounts of seafood without harming ecosystems

Eroding archaeological site on the east coast of Maryland. Sites like this contain massive amounts of oysters harvested over 1,000 years ago and were key in forming the basis of this study.Photo: Torben Rick Before the arrival of European colonizers in the Americas and other parts of the world, indigenous peoples had been farming tons […]

Special Olympics athletes go through winter, turn to spring | Sports Features

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Book shows how building biomass ecosystems on degraded land is gaining momentum

A nyamplung tree. Photo credit: CIFOR In recent years, a gradual transformation has taken place in parts of the Indonesian landscape. In East Kalimantan, for example, where once the land was scarred and the soil depleted of vital nutrients by fire, birds, insects, bees and butterflies are now finding habitats. They are attracted to newly […]

Drought Challenges Ashland Golf Course – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

Jamie Lusch / Courier TribuneOak Knoll Golf Course in Ashland. Ashland’s Oak Knoll Golf Course is struggling to survive. The prolonged drought shows no signs of letting up, forcing Ashland’s Parks and Recreation Commission and a golf course subcommittee to prepare Oak Knoll for a new reality – the golf course must change to survive, […]

Context and common sense offered by a Danish author on climate change | Remark

As the climate change debate progresses, we continue to seek out people who offer a valid perspective on the issue. For those who appreciate a calm, reasoned approach to controversial issues, consider the opinions of Bjorn Lomborg, a Danish author who is chair of the Copenhagen Consensus and visiting scholar at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution. […]

Risk of severe weather for River Valley, northwest Arkansas

Remnants of early showers Tuesday morning, but overall much quieter More severe weather is possible mid-week Updated: 12:18 a.m. CDT May 3, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript happy tuesday everyone. Meteorologist Robert Sir, we’re going to do a quick update on your forecast. If you wake up early on Thursday morning. Now the good news […]

Enough nickel and lithium for 14 million electric vehicles in 2023 – European Climate Group

Battery trays with battery modules installed are seen during a visit to the opening of a Mercedes-Benz electric vehicle battery factory, marking one of seven sites producing batteries for their Mercedes-EQ models all-electric, in Woodstock, Alabama, U.S., March 15, 2022. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 3 (Reuters) – […]

Find out which endangered plants and animals live in your constituency (and what your MP can do about it)

Over 1,800 Australian plants and animals are considered at risk of extinction, and yet the protection of endangered species is almost entirely absent from the current election campaign. We have developed a Web applicationwhich launches today, which lets Australians know which endangered plants and animals live in their federal territory electorate. For example, we found […]

MyPillow CEO Lindell Banned From Twitter Again – Boston News, Weather, Sports

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has been banned from Twitter for the second time after trying to use a new account to access the social media platform. Lindell created a new Twitter account on Sunday under @MikeJLindell. The account was promptly suspended. Twitter said on Monday that Lindell’s new account had been permanently suspended for violating […]

Climate change will transform our way of life, but there is reason to be optimistic

We will have to change the way we produce and use energy, transport people and goods, design buildings and grow food. Photo: Pixabay/stuarthampton It’s easy to feel pessimistic when scientists around the world warn that climate change has progressed so far that it is now inevitable that societies will transform or be transformed. But as […]

Giannis’ triple-double helps Bucks beat Celtics 101-89 – Boston News, Weather, Sports

BOSTON (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had his second career playoff triple-double, scoring 24 points with 13 rebounds and 12 assists on Sunday to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a 101-89 win over the Boston Celtics in the first second round match. playoffs. Jrue Holiday had 25 points and 10 rebounds for the defending NBA champions, […]

Pierre Poilievre and Doug Ford ignore climate change

MONTREAL — Against the backdrop of the invasion of Ukraine and a domestic cost-of-living crisis, is climate change in danger of disappearing from Canada’s political radar? If you were to ask the current federal government, the short answer would be a resounding no. On paper, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has pledged to make measurable progress […]

MT’s Henry Wins OACA Media Award – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

Mail Tribune sports editor Kris Henry has been named the recipient of the 2022 Media Award presented by the Oregon Athletic Coaches Association. “We are honored to recognize Kris for his many years of service and positive contributions to Oregon high school sports,” said OACA Executive Director Rob Younger during the announcement. “Kris excels at […]

Do Boulder winds change with climate?

Image by Zhang Fengsheng via Unsplash Saturday, April 30, 2022 Mike Calderazzo was never afraid of grass fires. Tremendous fires were occurring in wooded areas, with thick trees and thick undergrowth to feed them with hot, strong, unstoppable forces. Grass fires were burning rapidly, feasting on thin strips of dried vegetation. Then came the Marshall […]

It is premature to attribute extreme heat in India and Pakistan solely to climate change, but heat waves are more intense: WMO

While large parts of India and Pakistan are experiencing scorching temperatures, the UN’s specialized meteorological agency said it is premature to attribute the extreme heat in the two countries solely to climate change. consistent with a changing climate, with heat waves starting earlier than expected. in the old days. Extreme heat is gripping large parts […]

A wave of storms could bring extreme weather to the Chicago area on Saturday – NBC Chicago

Waves of showers and thunderstorms are expected in the Chicago area on Saturday, which could bring extreme conditions that can bring heavy rain, damaging winds and possibly even the risk of a tornado. The serious threat will remain dependent on what happens on Saturday morning. A first flurry of showers and storms will move through […]

Creation of a collection of soil ecosystems | Mirage News

Researchers from the Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory (EMSL), a user facility of the Department of Energy at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, team up with collaborators to collect soil cores from various ecosystems , including urban, agricultural, grassland, forest and desert ecosystems. North America. Through the 1000 Soil Research Pilot Project, EMSL is at the […]

Adriatic ecosystems resist major climate change but die back under human impact, study finds

According to new research, human activities rather than climate change are having a more devastating effect on snail communities. An analysis of over 70,000 fossils indicates that mollusc communities were incredibly resilient to major climate changes during the last ice age. Scientists from the Florida Museum of Natural History and several European research institutes have […]

Breakthrough Properties raises $3 billion to develop next-generation life science ecosystems

Breakthrough Properties, a joint venture of Tishman Speyer and Bellco Capital, today announced the final closings of the Breakthrough Life Science Property Fund. The company has raised $3 billion in direct capital and co-investments, to develop a world-class portfolio of ecosystems for dynamic early-stage, mid-stage and late-stage life sciences companies. The $3 billion raised in […]

3D printing method could curb reef devastation plaguing coral ecosystems | JNS

The world’s coral reefs are disappearing due to many factors such as global warming and accelerated urbanization of coastal areas, which are putting enormous pressure on marine life. “The rapid decline of coral reefs has increased the need to explore interdisciplinary methods for reef restoration,” says Natalie Levy, PhD. student at Bar-Ilan University in Ramat […]

Friday weather forecast for Bradford, Huddersfield, Leeds, Sheffield and York

The latest forecast is for Yorkshire to enjoy another day of good weather on Friday. The Met Office predicts a dry day for the region with sunny weather, with temperatures rising slightly. Large amounts of cloud combined with generally light winds means it’s likely to feel even cooler in some areas, where clouds linger. Temperatures […]

How can better climate data empower people?

The fight against climate change is essentially a collective action problem. My individual actions will make no difference if everyone maintains their current lifestyle and behaviors; but if each of us waits for others to change, no one will ever do it, and we will make no progress. Climate change is such an overwhelming problem—arguably […]

Oregon Albacore Raises Pan Game – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

Prawn season is practically a reason in itself to plan a trip to the Oregon Coast. Besides, I’m down to my last can of tuna. What is the great urgency? My family only eats one tuna: sustainably caught Oregon albacore packaged by Chuck’s Seafood in Charleston. Once you taste it, especially the olive oil variety, […]

Oppenheimer’s donation fuels African Ecosystems Program

Africa-led and Africa-focused program to influence thinking and action on the continent Research partners in South Africa and the UK have launched a program to study the best ways to safeguard African ecosystems. The Future Ecosystems for Africa program is a partnership between the research and conservation charity arm of the wealthy Oppenheimer family, the […]

Climate change worsens brutal heat waves in India

To support the journalism of MIT Technology Review, please consider subscribing. Some local governments are trying to adapt to the extreme heat. Ahmedabad, a city in western India, experienced a particularly devastating heat wave in May 2010: the official death toll reached 800 people, and up to 1,300 deaths were indirectly attributed to it. In […]

Cyclone Dovi, the wildest weather event of spring and summer – IAG

In an intensifying climate, Cyclone Dovi took the top spot for the most damaging national weather event over a six-month period, according to new data from insurer IAG. The former tropical cyclone was responsible for more than 40% of the 8,293 weather-related complaints received by the company’s three brands, between September and February. The nearly […]

The importance of pollinator species diversity in wild ecosystems

According to a new study by a team of researchers, including University of Maryland entomologist Michael Roswell, a meadow’s lush array of flowers need a whole phalanx of bees to pollinate them – far more than bees and bumblebees that most people are familiar with. A postdoctoral associate in the Department of Entomology, Roswell helped […]

Kim Rubenstein scores 100% for climate action

Independent Kim Rubenstein received a perfect score as the ACT’s top Senate candidate for action on the climate crisis – which she said was the top priority for Canberra voters. Vote Earth Now, a climate change nonprofit, analyzed the climate policies of election candidates across Australia. This gave Professor Rubenstein a mark of 100%. That […]

Global warming is altering glacier-fed stream ecosystems around the world

According to two recent studies conducted as part of the Vanishing Glaciers Project, the ecosystems of glacier-fed streams are undergoing profound changes around the world. This could have major implications for the food chain and the natural carbon cycle. Glacier-fed stream ecosystems have survived harsh, nutrient-poor environmental conditions for thousands of years, but are now […]

‘Last chance’: Greens push climate compromise with Manchin

Now many environmentalists say it’s time to throw in the towel on some of the progressives social policies in order to secure closer agreement on Manchin terms. “We believe this is the last chance for reconciliation,” said Christy Goldfuss, senior vice president of energy and environmental policy at the Center for American Progress. “We are […]

Know Your SBA Disaster Loans

Those affected by local catastrophes such as tornadoes, floods, and fires may apply for SBA disaster loans. The SBA provides loans to qualifying borrowers in federally designated disaster zones. You may use SBA disaster aid to repair property damage, personal property, equipment, and inventory. An SBA Disaster Loan After a declared catastrophe, the SBA funds […]

Critical fire weather continues as crews work Road 702 Fire

HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) – Additional resources have arrived from several surrounding states to assist with the Highway 702 fire. This has allowed local volunteer service firefighters to rest and reset after what has already been several weeks of strenuous activity. As of Tuesday morning, the size of the fire was 41,448 acres with 47% contained. […]

How the Pollinator Pathways Project is turning Middletown lawns into thriving ecosystems

MIDDLETOWN – A number of local, environmentally conscious groups have joined together in a common mission to educate people to rethink the idea of ​​having a lawn, the importance of keeping native plants in their yard and the reasons behind it. avoid pesticides and insecticides. The Northeast Pollinator Pathway project, launched in 2017, has expanded […]

Climate doom scares our children. Can bedtime stories help?

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. When author Katherine Applegate was touring schools for her book wishing tree — a novel about prejudice for tweens told through the perspective of an oak tree — students kept wanting to talk about the climate crisis. […]

Ireland weather: Met Eireann predicts ‘mini heat wave’ before major turnaround as temperatures drop below zero

Ireland is expected to experience mixed weather this week as temperatures remain high during the day before dropping below freezing at night. Met Eireann predicted a mini heat wave to blast Ireland this week as sunny spells spread across the country with just a few isolated showers. However, things will get cooler as the weekend […]

Extreme weather events cost the Pentagon billions, and it could get worse

Editor’s Note: This article is part of War and Climate Week, a series of stories exploring how the U.S. military is coping with extreme weather, rising sea levels, and global warming of the globe. On October 10, 2018, Hurricane Michael made landfall along the Gulf Coast of Florida, rapidly changing from a Category 2 hurricane […]

Pictured: A climate activist, 50, who died after setting himself on fire outside the Supreme Court

A climate activist who died after setting himself on fire outside the Supreme Court on Earth Day is a Buddhist who hinted at his future self-immolation with a fire emoji under a Facebook post from 2020. Wynn Bruce, 50, of Boulder, Colorado, set himself on fire in the court square around 6:30 p.m. Friday. He […]

Twitter bans ads that contradict climate change science

BERLIN >> Twitter says it will no longer allow advertisers on its site who deny the scientific consensus on climate change, echoing a policy already in place at Google. “Ads should not distract from important conversations about the climate crisis,” the company said in a statement Friday outlining its new policy. There was no indication […]

Angul sizzles at 42.1 degrees Celsius, Bhubaneswar second hottest, check latest weather update

Angul became the hottest spot in the state with daytime temperatures hitting 42.1 degrees Celsius on Saturday. Odisha Capital recorded the second highest temperature of the day at 41.7 degrees Celsius. According to the latest weather report, 22 locations in the state recorded a maximum temperature of 40 degrees or more. Dhenkanal, Deogarh and Boudh […]

Federal Laws Threaten Biodiversity Ecosystems

The Supreme Court’s recent decision to review the “scope limitation” of “waters of the United States” (WOTUS), which is an important part of the Clean Water Act of 1972, is likely to further threaten the biodiverse ecosystems of America. The Clean Water Act refers to WOTUS but does not clearly define it, leaving its definition […]

What awaits the Midland region with climate change?

If older Midlanders, or Michiganders in general, have wondered if it’s been raining harder lately, Midland’s Peter Sinclair said it wasn’t your memory that was faulty. Cycles of dry heat and mega rain dumps await Midland in the future if current climate trends continue, Sinclair explained. As the climate changes, he thinks Midland should continue […]

Warmer, drier weather returns just in time for the weekend – KION546

WEATHER HISTORYExpect mostly sunny skies with high pressure building throughout the weekend. Temperatures will warm closer to normal on the coast and above normal inland early next week, before cooling mid-week. AIR QUALITY: GOOD **HIGH SURF ADVISORY** …now until 3 a.m. Saturday for the entire coastline of Monterey and Santa Cruz counties, including the Big […]

What are we doing to preserve the aquatic ecosystems of Colony Farm Park?

Researchers are at Colony Farm Regional Park to study the environmental impacts of massive flooding on fish – and the governments of British Columbia and Canada are getting on it. A Port Coquitlam-based project to maintain and preserve the health of a local watershed is receiving provincial and national funding to make it possible. The […]

Protecting Brazil’s Coastal and Marine Ecosystems Using Isotope Techniques

As a red tide event stretched more than 200km from Rio de Janeiro’s coastline late last year, lasting more than eight weeks, it colored the light blue waters a dark reddish-brown , which chased bathers on the coast of Arraial do Cabo. In the high tides of Praia Vermelha beach, dead jellyfish were observed, assumed […]

Midland climate videographer discusses US weather changes

Another Earth Day arrives as the weather in the United States, according to climate experts, becomes more drastic. April 22 is the 53rd Earth Day in history, the first having occurred in 1970. According to EarthDay.orgthe first climate movement began with the publication of Rachel Carson’s New York Times bestseller “Silent Spring” in 1962. The […]

The Loop: Trivago fined $45m, breaking climate change policy promises, new suspect in Madeleine McCann case

Hello. It is friday april 22 and you’re reading The Loop, a quick summary of today’s news. let’s start here Global hotel reservations giant Trivago has been fined nearly $45 million for misleading customers with the advertisement claiming so, it was easy to find “the best price” for the rooms. Judge Mark Moshinsky noted that […]

Windy with record heat and the threat of severe weather tomorrow

HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) – A warm front will rise northeastward across the region this evening and overnight, bringing a chance of showers and thunderstorms. As showers develop from south to north, isolated severe thunderstorms will be possible. Large hail would be the biggest threat. The best odds will be in the southeastern parts of the […]

Mail Tribune 100, April 21, 1922 – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

News from 100 years ago The following news was taken from the archives of the Mail Tribune 100 years ago April 21, 1922 SECOND WARNING TO AUTOMOBILE DRIVERS State Assistant Motor Vehicle Inspector JJ McMahon has issued a second official warning that all violators of the headlight law from this date onwards can expect to […]

Clean energy transition would break Russia’s geopolitical grip

For years, our planet has shown us the need to move away from fossil fuels. Extreme weather events, driven by excessive greenhouse gas emissions, are becoming more frequent and costly. But today, even our geopolitical and economic realities demand the same. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine was quickly condemned by world leaders and President Biden announced […]

Tesla’s record profit beats estimates – Boston News, Weather, Sports

(CNN) – Tesla posted record profits again, overcoming supply chain issues that caused the wider auto industry to blast Wall Street’s forecast for the company for the first quarter of 2022. But the company warned it was not immune to supply chain issues, which it said were limiting “our ability to operate our factories at […]

Climate software startups have raised $1.3 billion to date

Climate software startups have raised around $1.3 billion in total private funding to date, but are just getting started. Why is it important: Funding for climate tech startups still remains relatively low, accounting for less than a quarter of all venture capital dollars deployed over the past year. By the numbers: Crunchbase looked at 27 […]

Live Doppler 13 Weather Blog: Rain Returns Wednesday Night, Preceding Warmer Air

The early sprinklers on Wednesday become more regular rain after 5 p.m. and mark a transition to much warmer air heading into the weekend. INDIANAPOLIS — Fortunately, we had a brighter Tuesday — especially later in the day. But the sun was deceptive with a brisk wind keeping the air chilly and highs only near […]

Climate change fueled extreme rainfall during 2020 hurricane reason: NPR

Philadelphia firefighters walk through a flooded neighborhood on August 4, 2020, after Tropical Storm Isaias hit. Matt Slocum/AP hide caption toggle caption Matt Slocum/AP Philadelphia firefighters walk through a flooded neighborhood on August 4, 2020, after Tropical Storm Isaias hit. Matt Slocum/AP Human-induced climate change has fueled one of the most active North Atlantic hurricane […]

Morning storm impacts weather conditions

Video: Morning storm impacts weather conditions Heavy rain, wet snow and gusty winds for some Granite Staters early Tuesday Updated: 5:02 a.m. EDT April 19, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript Hey everyone, I’m Meteorologist Haley Lapointe, here’s an update to your impact weather forecast mostly this morning due to quick showers of heavy rain, some […]

White House forced to defend Biden’s climate program after setbacks

Senior US officials will be forced this week to defend Joe Biden’s record on fighting climate change after a series of setbacks thwarted the president’s sweeping agenda. On Monday, a US official told reporters, “The press and pundits might like to declare President Biden’s climate agenda dead, but this week we’ll show how alive and […]

Eastern Washington football battles weather as new programs set up at spring camp

Now a little over halfway through spring training, Eastern Washington is focused on digesting newly changed patterns and new terminology, sprinkled over a similar base defense from a season ago. With new coordinators on both sides of the ball, attacking and defensive players can spend more time perusing playbooks and focusing on cinema study. “I […]

Adriatic ecosystems resist major climate change but die back under human impact

An analysis of over 70,000 fossils indicates that mollusc communities were incredibly resilient to major climate changes during the last ice age. Scientists from the Florida Museum of Natural History and several European research institutes have tracked the history of Adriatic ecosystems through two warm periods that marked the most recent glacial expansion. Their results […]

Methane from waste should not be wasted: Exploring landfill ecosystems

April 18, 2022 Every year, humans around the world produce billions of tons of solid waste. About 70% of this waste ends up being deposited in landfills, where it slowly decomposes. Yet what may seem like an inert accumulation of useless debris is actually a complex ecosystem, teeming with microbial activity. Large communities of microorganisms […]

Field campaign in California to help scientists protect diverse ecosystems

SHIFT is a campaign orientation for the proposed Surface Biology and Geology (SBG) satellite mission, part of NASA’s Earth System Observatory, a set of future Earth-focused missions aimed at combating against climate change and its consequences for health, natural resources, risks, and food security. SHIFT researchers are also collecting and analyzing samples on the ground, […]

Weather for jumping in puddles this week – KION546

WEATHER HISTORYExpect active weather to continue into next week. Don’t worry, though, we’ll give you a break on Monday and start with mild, seasonal weather. This will give you a day to prepare for the rain which arrives on Tuesday. Honestly, Tuesday’s system doesn’t look very strong, but we will see some light rain from […]

Warming seas could fundamentally alter marine ecosystems, study finds

STATEN ISLAND, NY – Rising global temperatures spurred by human-made greenhouse gas emissions could destabilize the marine food web and prevent fish – especially predators – from keeping up with a rapidly changing ecosystem, say researchers. The Rutgers University study, published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, created a model that analyzed predator and […]

Newsom’s Gas Rebate Would Hamper State’s Climate Goals | Guest Comment | Guest

Governor Gavin Newsom announced a gasoline rebate proposal last month to combat high gasoline prices in California. Under the proposal, all vehicle owners with state-registered cars would receive a $400 debit card sent directly to their homes, with those with multiple cars receiving $800. If passed, this proposal would disproportionately benefit wealthy Californians. To help […]

‘Weather bomb’ causes Liffey to flood and Spire to fall on Dublin as Superman saves GPO in new comic

The Spire threatened to fall through the GPO, only to be saved by a familiar face. Superman! Yes, the latest edition of Superman: Son of Kal-El #10 sees DC Comics bring Jon Kent (who took on the role of his father, Clarke) to these shores. Read more: Original Superman Comic Book Bought for ’10 Cents’ […]

Macron woos Marseille voters as climate activists stage protest in Paris

French President Emmanuel Macron held a large campaign rally in Marseille, touting his environmental and climate actions and plans in a bid to attract young voters who backed more politically extreme candidates in the first round of France’s presidential election. Citizens and especially millennials in Marseille, a multicultural city in southern France on the Mediterranean, […]

Man accused of leaving grandmother to die in freezer – Boston News, Weather, Sports

ARMUCHEE, Ga. (AP) — Police say a man in northwest Georgia killed his grandmother by stuffing her into a freezer while she was still alive. Floyd County police discovered the body of 82-year-old Doris Cumming Thursday night at the Armuchee home she shared with her grandson, Robert Keith Tincher III, 29. Fincher was charged with […]

Mathieu Flamini: From Arsenal utility man to millionaire entrepreneur and climate change activist

When footballers retire from the game, they can take a multitude of paths. Some go into training or expertise, while others decide to leave the game behind. Few are playing a leading role in the fight against climate change and the production of renewable energy resources. Mathieu Flamini may have had a steady career as […]