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Unreliable Energy Forcing Brits To Live On A Knife Edge This Winter

One thing that could seal the Government’s fate would be power blackouts this winter. No administration can preside over the lights going out and survive the subsequent election, as Edward Heath discovered in 1974. The National Grid had been expected…

In a First, US Pays Tribes to Move Away From Climate Threats – The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration will give money to five Native American tribes to help them relocate away from rivers and coastlines, potentially creating a model for other communities around the country as the effects of climate change get worse….

Fishermen Face Shutdowns as Global Warming Hurts Species – NBC10 Boston

Fishing regulators and the seafood industry are grappling with the possibility that some once-profitable species that have declined with climate change might not come back. Several marketable species harvested by U.S. fishermen are the subject of quota cuts, seasonal closures…

Cure for Baldness Could Be on the Horizon as Hair Cells Are Generated in a Lab

A team of researchers from Japan studying the processes of hair growth has successfully generated hair follicles in cultures. Their in vitro experiments add to the understanding of hair follicle development, which could lead to useful applications for treating hair loss disorders. Scientists grew the fully mature hair follicles with long shafts using a technique […]

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Getting Answers: global warming’s impact on floods and droughts in western Mass. – Western Massachusetts News

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB/WSHM) – Western Mass News is getting answers from a climatologist at UMass Amherst who is warning the public that global warming is leading to more floods and droughts in Massachusetts, adding that our infrastructure needs to adapt…

Singapore Uses Bright Colored Signs to Created a Dementia-Friendly Neighborhood – LOOK

In keeping with the Singapore government’s initiative to enable ‘aging in place’, a dementia-friendly wayfinding solution was devised for Khatib Central and Chong Pang City, which were identified as residential estates with aging populations. The project’s objective was to create a system that assists seniors and those afflicted with dementia in navigating around their neighborhoods […]

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Fox Weather Pushes False Claim That Climate Change Behind Power Outages

A Google news search for “climate change” this morning found an article by Fox Weather asserting that climate change is causing more power outages across the United States. This is false. While it is true that the number of power…

Flooding in Pakistan shows the need for climate resilience – Northeastern University

Born in India and having friends from Pakistan, Auroop Ganguly, professor of civil and environmental engineering at Northeastern University, has been following the news about the catastrophic floods in Pakistan very closely.  He says that due to climate change such…

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