President Biden says the U.S. has made what he called "unprecedented progress" fighting climate change.The remarks come as hundreds of global leaders gather in Egypt for the COP27 climate summit. Eric Roston, a climate reporter at Bloomberg, joined CBS News to discuss what's on the table during the summit.
- Miami Herald
“This species often hisses very loudly when disturbed.”
- The New York Times
ELK MOUNTAIN, Wyo. — The first time I showed the app to someone who had never used it, I had to gently extract my phone from the person’s hand. This happened the second time, too, and was followed by an email requesting the name of “that mapping program.” The app is called OnX. Its basic functionality is simple: OnX shows you where you are in real time, using a blue dot exactly the same as the one on Google Maps. The difference is that OnX is designed to show where you are in a forest, on a moun
- LA Times
After serving as subjects of biomedical experiments, these weary chimpanzees are headed to a better life in the world's largest chimp sanctuary.
- Business Insider
Dozens of times drought, ice melt, and storm surge unearthed unusual and unsettling discoveries this year
As the world warms, old sites, ancient artifacts, rare fossils, and even human remains are being unearthed.
- Associated Press
At a suburban park near Doha, the capital city of Qatar, cool air from vents in the ground blasted joggers on a November day that reached almost 32 degrees Celsius (90 degrees Fahrenheit). The small park with air-conditioned paths is an apt illustration of World Cup host Qatar’s answers, so far, to the rising temperatures its people face. The wealthy Gulf Arab nation has been able to pay for extreme adaptive measures like this thanks to the natural gas it exports to the world.
- Sacramento Bee
Here’s when to expect the rough conditions.
- Associated Press
Workers at the nation’s only underground nuclear waste repository have started using a newly mined disposal area at the underground facility in southern New Mexico. Officials at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant made the announcement this week, saying the first containers of waste to be entombed in the new area came from Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee — one of the many labs and government sites across the country that package up waste and ship it to WIPP. Known as Panel 8, the new area consists of seven separate rooms for placing special boxes and barrels packed with lab coats, rubber gloves, tools and debris contaminated with plutonium and other radioactive elements.
- Statesman Journal
A winter storm watch for heavy snow and high winds has been issued for Oregon mountain passes late this weekend.
Expect very poor pass travel, and folks headed to the Apple Cup should be aware that getting back from Pullman on Saturday night or all day Sunday could be very difficult indeed.
- TCPalm | Treasure Coast Newspapers
Freya, Hali and Tancook are swimming in the warm waters along the edge of the continental shelf.
- The Hill
Climate activist Greta Thunberg joined hundreds of other youth activists in Stockholm on Friday to file a lawsuit against the Swedish government over its alleged inaction on climate change. “Today on Black Friday is the perfect day to sue the state over its insufficient climate policies,” Thunberg said on Twitter. “So that’s what we did.…
- State College Centre Daily Times
College Avenue was blocked at Allen Street for nine minutes.
- Fox Weather
Snow, severe storms and heavy rainfall will be possible during upcoming workweek.
- Palm Beach Daily News
Frank Cerabino's column on the conspiracy theory that Hurricane Ian was a "deep state" plot against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
A deer camp at the Leopold-Pines Conservation Area near Baraboo helps reduce deer numbers and assist with ecological restoration projects.
With the cost of rents, groceries and healthcare continuing to rise amid inflation, retirees undoubtedly are feeling the pinch. But they don't have to give up on their dream of finding a community...
- Insider Monkey
In this article, we shall discuss the top green hydrogen companies in the world. To skip our detailed analysis of the green hydrogen and clean energy sector in 2022, go directly and see Top 5 Green Hydrogen Companies In The World. According to a report by McKinsey and Company, the combustion of fossil fuels currently […]
- Florida Today
Growing up in the 1990s, it seemed like banana spiders were everywhere. But many residents say they haven't seen the massive creepy crawlers in years.
Dollar Tree may be the place you only go for quick and affordable party or cleaning supplies, but you'd be amazed at the breadth of items the discount store offers each season. Though we're still...
Sweden's Greta Thunberg, arguably the most famous of climate activists, is part of a lawsuit filed against her government charging inaction on global warming.