https://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Society/2019/0405/When-dam-burst-here-s-how-one-Nebraska-town-met-the-epic-floodsThe Nebraska community of Lynch has only 230 residents. One-third of the houses ended up under water last month as epic floods hit the region. Original Title: When dam burst, here’s how one Nebraska town […]
https://www.npr.org/2019/04/05/710398145/democratic-republic-of-congo-sees-a-recent-surge-in-ebola-infections?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=healthThe World Health Organization says there’s been a marked increase in new cases of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. More than 1,100 people have become infected during the eight-month epidemic.
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/keystone-xl-pipeline-transcanada-trump-1.5087232?cmp=rssOpponents of the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline asked a U.S. federal court Friday in a lawsuit to declare President Donald Trump acted illegally when he issued a new permit for the project in a […]
https://phys.org/news/2019-04-scientists-teton-quake-fault.htmlScientists have completed the most detailed map yet of one of North America’s most spectacular geologic faults with the hope of providing a better understanding of the earthquake risk at a popular vacation destination. Original […]
https://phys.org/news/2019-04-shell-dutch-climate-lawsuit.htmlClimate marchers handed in a lawsuit to Shell’s headquarters in the Netherlands on Friday aimed at forcing the oil giant to meet targets in the Paris accord. Original Title: Shell hit with Dutch climate lawsuit […]
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/AllDiscovermagazinecomContent/~3/sBpnlt7nMaA/As winter gives way to spring in the Arctic, the region’s lid of floating sea ice is shriveling much more sharply than normal. According to the National Snow and Ice Data Center’s latest monthly update, published April 3, […]
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/climate-change-could-deliver-a-4-trillion-hit-to-the-financial-system/Physical damage would have much broader impacts on finance than many suspect, warns the world’s biggest money manager
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/billionaire-investor-ray-dalio-capitalism-run-amok-economically-stupid-and-needs-reform-as-u-s-faces-existential/Inequality is creating more poor, uneducated Americans, he says, citing widening income gaps as “existential threats” to U.S.
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WindpowerEngineering/~3/Ju8rvB7i5GU/ Editor’s note: This blog post comes from the American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) Into the Wind blog. It was written by Stephanie McClellan. You can read AWEA’s other blog postings here. America’s new offshore wind industry is taking off, […]
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/fox-news-green-new-deal_n_5ca7a1c8e4b0a00f6d3f697b“How did we pay for World War II? At the end of the day when something is this important our economy is going to suffer if we don’t pay for it.” Original Title: A 23-Year-Old […]