Hurricane Michael in U.S. kills 11

Under a clear blue sky, families living along the Florida Panhandle emerged from shelters and hotels to a perilous landscape of shattered homes and shopping centers, beeping security alarms, wailing sirens and hovering helicopters. Most of Panama ... More..

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'That was a quick flight': Crew of failed rocket keeps cool
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

'That was a quick flight': Crew of failed rocket keeps cool

Two astronauts from the USA and Russian Federation have made an emergency landing after a booster rocket carrying them to the International Space Station failed after launch . It was to be the first sp...More..

Photos and videos show mass destruction from 'Monstrous' Michael in Florida
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Photos and videos show mass destruction from 'Monstrous' Michael in Florida

But the full extent of the damage was not yet clear, with some of the hardest-hit areas difficult to reach. FEMA director Brock Long said Thursday Mexico Beach , Fla., took the brunt of the storm and is "gro...More..

Trump questions United Nations global warming report
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Trump questions United Nations global warming report

The UN'S top panel IPCC has spent thousands of inputs for the past few weeks to paint a scenario of what could happen to the plants and inhabitants with global warming of 1.5ºC. The IPCC report, however, shows ...More..

Historic Hurricane Michael hits Florida — WHAT'S HAPPENING
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Historic Hurricane Michael hits Florida — WHAT'S HAPPENING

Scientists say global warming is responsible for more intense and more frequent extreme weather, such as storms, droughts, floods and fires, and Michael was fueled by abnormal water temperatures in the Gulf -...More..

Weird light in Arizona sky is from SpaceX launch
by | Monday, October 08, 2018

Weird light in Arizona sky is from SpaceX launch

Then a secondary challenge: SpaceX will try to land the first stage of their rocket back at a landing zone. "During the landing attempt residents from Santa Barbara, Ventura and San Luis Obispo counties may...More..

Florence regroups as Tropical Storm Kirk; slim chance for Carolina repeat
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Florence regroups as Tropical Storm Kirk; slim chance for Carolina repeat

DOT web site. The latest forecast says that "onditions are expected to become conducive for the low to acquire subtropical or tropical characteristics, and a subtropical or tropical cyclone is likely to form ...More..

Unending disaster: Florence floods prompt new evacuations
by | Saturday, September 22, 2018

Unending disaster: Florence floods prompt new evacuations

Residential streets have turned into rivers and freeways have morphed into waterways. The six-time NBA champion, who played high-school basketball in Wilmington, North Carolina , and attended college at Nort...More..

Florence: Two patients dead after van swept away in floods
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Florence: Two patients dead after van swept away in floods

The river's overflow also turned Interstate 40 in Pender County into a river, which state Department of Transportation officials say serves as a reminder of how risky traveling in the area can be. Mayor Bill Sa...More..

Florence, a wet and unwanted visitor, besieges Carolinas
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Florence, a wet and unwanted visitor, besieges Carolinas

Government aid can include grants for temporary housing and home repairs , low-priced loans to cover uninsured property losses, and other programs to help individuals and business owners recover from the effe...More..

2 protesters detained at climate meeting
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

2 protesters detained at climate meeting

That announcement was based on a report written by researchers at the University of Maryland and the Rocky Mountain Institute that found that business, regional and local efforts have taken the USA almost halfw...More..

The Buzz | Tropical bands from Florence begin lashing Carolinas
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

The Buzz | Tropical bands from Florence begin lashing Carolinas

Florence's weakening as it neared the coast created tension between some who left home and authorities who anxious that the storm could still be deadly. Meanwhile, winds and rain were expected to arrive later i...More..

NHC says Florence has weakened to a tropical storm
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

NHC says Florence has weakened to a tropical storm

We will remind, earlier it was reported that the U.S. has cancelled 1,000 flights due to a powerful hurricane Florence . Analysts at Cox Automotive predicted that Florence won't destroy as many cars as H...More..

Hurricane Helene: All you need to know about storm
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Helene: All you need to know about storm

Maximum sustained winds remain near 60 miles per hour (95 km/h) with higher gusts. Storm surge occurs when the hurricane-force winds blow over the ocean water. The storm is expected to slow down and possibly ...More..

Hurricane Florence: North Carolina devastated by ‘CATASTROPHIC’ floods
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence: North Carolina devastated by ‘CATASTROPHIC’ floods

The storm made landfall Friday at 7:15 a.m. ET just south of Wrightsville Beach - about 6.5 miles due east for Wilmington , North Carolina . It will likely weaken more on Friday, with "rapid weakening for...More..

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos launches a $2 bln philanthropic fund
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos launches a $2 bln philanthropic fund

The charitable fund will "focus on two areas", Bezos explained: "funding existing non-profits that help homeless families, and creating a network of new, non-profit, tier-one pre-schools in low-income communiti...More..

California to phase out fossil fuels for electricity by 2045
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

California to phase out fossil fuels for electricity by 2045

The legislation requires retail electricity suppliers within the state to secure 100 percent of their power from renewables or zero-emissions sources by 2045 and updates the state's existing renewable portfolio...More..

Florence’s quiet potential disaster: Hog manure
by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

Florence’s quiet potential disaster: Hog manure

Its maximum sustained winds have dropped slightly to 110 miles per hour. Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm, but it's still expected to be very unsafe due to its expansive wind fie...More..

by | Thursday, September 13, 2018

‘Phenomenal’ 83-foot wave detected in Hurricane Florence

It ranged 59 to 83 feet Wednesday morning. Hurricane Florence , the monster Category 3 storm taking aim at the North and SC coastline, is expected to make landfall by the end of this week and bring with ...More..

Hurricane Gordon: Storm set to smash into U.S. within hours
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Hurricane Gordon: Storm set to smash into U.S. within hours

With the app, you can constantly see all of the computer models, storm tracks and the latest written and video forecasts. Gordon's heaviest rainfall is expected from the northern Gulf Coast to parts of Arka...More..

by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Tropical Storm Gordon brings hurricane warning to Gulf Coast

Louisiana's governor has declared a state of emergency in advance of the storm's arrival. Officials have issued a hurricane warning for a broad area stretching from the mouth of the MS to the Alabama-Florida ...More..

California Just to Commit to 100% Zero Carbon Electricity!
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

California Just to Commit to 100% Zero Carbon Electricity!

Crime is going down too. None of the 34 University of California or California State University campuses now offer abortion services. For decades Washington, D.C. Bob Hertzberg, along with Assemblyman Rob B...More..

Coal Stocks Could Lose Steam Despite Trump’s Rules Rollback
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Coal Stocks Could Lose Steam Despite Trump’s Rules Rollback

Alana Austin, of the Gray D.C. Bureau, interviews the head of the Environmental Protection Agency , also known as the EPA, about the new standards for states. "The administration is skating on very thin ice wi...More..

Malcolm Turnbull survives leadership challenge from Peter Dutton - for now
by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Malcolm Turnbull survives leadership challenge from Peter Dutton - for now

It comes amid media reports that Mr Turnbull could face a leadership challenge if the issue is not resolved. Mr Dutton, who was the Home Affairs Minister, has now stepped down from that frontbench role. Small...More..

Breakfast foods marketed to children contain cancer-causing weed killer, study says
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Breakfast foods marketed to children contain cancer-causing weed killer, study says

The World Health Organization has determined that glyphosate is probably "carcinogenic to humans," this observation has led to the Environmental Protection Agency setting a safety level for the potentially un...More..