Tag: Environment and nature

United Nations: Greenhouse gas concentrations set a new record in 2020

The World Meteorological Organization reported that greenhouse gas concentrations set a new record last year and increased at a faster rate than the annual average for the past decade. by Jimmy Catten Associated Press October…

More than 100 archeological sites were found on the Mexico train route.

Mexican experts say they have found about 2,500 pre-Hispanic structures and 80 burial sites on just one-sixth of the president’s controversial “Maya Train” project on the Yucatan Peninsula. ByAssociated Press October 21, 2021, 9:09 p.m.…

Toyota is testing hydrogen combustion engines in race cars.

Toyota says it is testing hydrogen combustion engines in race cars as it works toward the use of technology in commercial products. By Yuri Kajima AP Business Writer. October 25, 2021, 4:21 p.m. ۔ Read…

Forecasters say California storm could bring ‘historic’ rain

A powerful storm blew ashore in Northern California, flooding highways, toppling trees and causing mudflows in areas scorched by recent fires, where forecasters predicted record rain. byAssociated Press October 24, 2021, 10:00 PM • 3…

The county superintendent reviews the exclusive lease of the gym

John F. Kennedy, the Suffolk County Superintendent, said he plans to conduct a “preliminary review and investigative analysis” of the county’s recent approval of an exclusive lease for 265 acres of county land held in…

Large tech data centers have raised concerns about Western water shortages.

The Dallas, Ori. – Disputes over water are as old as history itself, but the Google data centers on the shores of this Oregon town on the Columbia River represent an emerging concern of the…

Hurricane Rick’s strength off the Pacific coast of Mexico

Hurricane Rick amassed strength off the South Pacific coast of Mexico and is expected to hit that coast by Monday as a near Category 3 hurricane. byAssociated Press October 23, 2021, 10:03 pm • 2…

Prince Charles warns of narrow window on climate change

Britain’s Prince Charles says there is a “dangerously narrow” window to deal with global warnings ByAssociated Press October 23, 2021, 1:09 PM A Read for 2 minutes Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article LONDON…

Saudi Arabia has promised a net zero emissions target by 2060.

Saudi Arabia, one of the world’s largest oil producers, has announced that it aims to reach “zero zero” greenhouse gas emissions by 2060, joining more than 100 countries in man-made water. He will try to…

California travel blogger among two killed in Tulum, Mexico

A San Jose, California woman, born in India, was one of two foreign tourists killed in an apparent shootout between drug gangs in the Mexican Caribbean resort of Tulum. byAssociated Press October 23, 2021, 12:08…

Climate change is disrupting natural cycles in Lake Tahoe.

Tahoe City, California – Drought caused by climate change has knocked Lake Tahoe below its natural shores and stopped the flow of the Turkey River, a historic cycling event that is more frequent than ever.…

Why not Tusk? Tips for poaching Elephant’s evolution scales.

WASHINGTON ایک A heavy collection of tusks for elephants is usually an advantage, as they dig for water, bark for food, and jump with other elephants. But during severe ivory poaching episodes, those big incisors…

Two foreigners killed in a shootout in Tulum, Mexico

Two foreigners were killed and three wounded in a shooting in the Mexican Caribbean resort of Tulum byAssociated Press October 22, 2021, 12:08 am • 2 minutes to read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this…

Amid air quality concerns, districts are adopting electric buses.

BOSTON وں For many years, Miami-Dade County pub schools have tried to replace some of their 1,000 diesel buses with cleaner electric vehicles. But school leaders said the change would be costly. Holly Thorpe, a…

Reports: Health problems linked to global warming are on the rise.

Two new reports show that deaths, illnesses and other health problems linked to global warming are on the rise. By Seth Bornstein AP Science Writer. October 20, 2021, 10:41 PM ۔ Read for 4 minutes.…