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If You Can Stand on One Leg for 10 Seconds in Middle Age Your Heath Risk Plummets

Middle-aged people unable to stand on one leg for 10 seconds are almost twice as likely to die within the next decade, according to new research. Scientists say the simple and safe balance test should become part of a routine health check for older adults. Unlike aerobic fitness, muscle strength and flexibility, balance tends to […]

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Mercury’s data recorder to help monitor global warming – GlobeNewswire

ANDOVER, Mass., June 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mrcy.com), a leader in trusted, secure mission-critical technologies for aerospace and defense, announced it was selected by Ball Aerospace to enhance the data recording and storage performance…

‘Catastrophe’: Tucker Carlson Slams Biden For Record-High Gas Prices

Here’s one rule we try to follow. You probably should distrust anybody who draws quick and dirty partisan conclusions in the hours after a national disaster. You see this happen all the time. People on TV, for example, are telling…

Analysis | Climate change is increasingly viewed as a public health crisis – The Washington Post

Placeholder while article actions load Happy Tuesday, everyone. Yes, there’s a band called the Affordable Rock ‘n’ Roll Act. And yes, a prominent geneticist and White House acting science adviser is a member (h/t Stat) Today’s edition: The House will…

Second Trump term would push warming past dangerous limit, warns UN climate chief – POLITICO Europe

Press play to listen to this article BONN, Germany — A second Donald Trump presidency would be a killer blow for efforts to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees, said the outgoing U.N. climate chief. Speaking to POLITICO on the…

How SCOTUS’ upcoming climate ruling could defang Washington – POLITICO

That has implications for other major rules that President Joe Biden’s agencies are writing or defending in court, including wetlands protections, limits on car and truck pollution, insurance coverage for birth control under Obamacare, and even the Trump administration’s attempts…

Australia’s Climate Policies Are Fueling A Perfect Economic Storm

Successive Australian governments are directing our economy into the eye of a perfect storm. It should be avoidable, but due to their failure to consider fundamental economic principles, it has become inevitable. Australia entered the Covid pandemic period in early…

The World Health Organization’s Climate Neurosis

Measles cases are spiking globally. More than 1,000 monkeypox cases have been reported in 29 countries, and children around the world are developing hepatitis for unknown reasons. And what is the World Health Organization focused on? Climate change, naturally. [bold,…

Massive Oil Refinery To Shut Down Amid Fuel Shortages, Record Prices

A key Texas petroleum refinery that produces more than 200,000 barrels of fuel per day is facing a premature shutdown that could increase pressure on domestic fuel supplies. The Houston, Texas, facility — which is operated by LyondellBasell Industries, spans…

Extra Extra: In response to global warming, people might get smaller – Gothamist

Good Tuesday afternoon in New York City, where Dear Evan Hansen is ending its Broadway run. Here’s what else is happening: The MTA is lifting its weekly COVID testing requirements for unvaccinated workers. Meanwhile, the city’s restaurant industry has long…

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