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Climate Change Linked to Pakistan’s Floods, Study Finds – The New York Times

Pakistan began receiving abnormally heavy rain in mid-June, and, by late August, drenching downpours were declared a national emergency. The southern part of the Indus River, which traverses the length of the country, became a vast lake. Villages have become…

In a First Study of Pakistan’s Floods, Scientists See Climate Change at Work – The New York Times

Pakistan began receiving abnormally heavy rain in mid-June, and, by late August, drenching downpours were declared a national emergency. The southern part of the Indus River, which traverses the length of the country, became a vast lake. Villages have become…

On Private-Jet Use, Spielberg Leaves Climate Concerns On Cutting-Room Floor

A private jet belonging to Steven Spielberg has burned more than $116,000 worth of jet fuel since June despite the famous Hollywood director’s past warnings about global warming, according to a flight tracking database. Spielberg’s plane, a Gulfstream G650, has…

Climate activist Steven Spielberg’s private jet has burned $116,000 worth of jet fuel in two months – Fox News

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A private jet belonging to Steven Spielberg has burned more than $116,000 worth of jet fuel since June despite the famous Hollywood director’s past warnings about global warming, according to a flight…

Dutch Are Reducing Waste By Fixing Broken Objects With Online Local Barter Network-And You Can Too

Finding someone who can fix a broken piece of furniture, mend clothing, or repair a family  treasure has become easier thanks to a new online platform. The guilder is a repair exchange platform, enabling the repair of broken objects with local knowledge, skills, and tools—but without any money being exchanged. Objects like chairs, benches, tea […]

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Elbow Grease and the World’s First Boat Elevator Transformed Scottish Canals Into Green Veins of Joy

After more than a century of disuse, Scotland’s old coal barge canals have been transformed into peaceful, green arteries of recreation and birdlife. Part of a repurposing of commercial canals across Europe, Scotland’s are now a major tourist attraction, linking lovely destinations with a mosaic of art installations, natural beauty, and small towns with the […]

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Smells Like History: Academics Recreate the Lost Smells of Europe for Museums

Sometimes, the most powerful jolt of nostalgia one can feel is that which comes after picking up the scent of something iconic of one’s childhood. Now, scientists are using artificial intelligence (AI) to research past and present smells of Europe to identify and trace their link to language, places, cultural practices and emotions, taking this […]

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Men Free of Prostate Cancer Had Guts Fortified By Microbes Found in Yogurt

Because of its active cultures and probiotics, yogurt is one of those foods that can facilitate a healthy gut microbiome for most people. Now an intriguing comparison study offers more incentive to grab yourself a Chobani or Fage, as soon as possible. Researchers have found a significant difference in the gut microbiota of men with […]

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101-Year-old Woman Is Amazed After Being Reunited with Her Lost Painting Looted by Nazis

The story of returning art stolen by the Nazis is a never-ending one, and the latest chapter involves a 101-year-old woman who was recently reunited with a painting taken almost 80 years ago. The woman treasured the beautiful work for around six months, but has decided to auction it in order to help her now-considerable […]

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