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Rather Than Pump More Oil At Home, Biden Caves To The Saudis

No American president has ever condemned Saudi Arabia more harshly and consistently than President Joe Biden has. In a 2020 presidential debate, a moderator noted, “The CIA has concluded that the leader of Saudi Arabia directed the murder of US-based…

French tilt Saudi’s visit to global warming – Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

PARIS — France’s presidency on Friday focused on global warming, the war in Ukraine and the Iran nuclear deal in relaying details about the dinner in Paris between Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and French President Emmanuel Macron. In…

Glaciers on Türkiye’s mountains melting due to global warming, says expert – Hurriyet Daily News

İsmail Sarı – ISTANBUL If global warming continues at this rate, all glaciers on Türkiye’s mountains will definitely melt, says Yıldırım Güngör, an associate professor from Istanbul University. The expert pointed out that there has been a significant melting of…

Cause of flooding concrete structures, not global warming: Experts – Hurriyet Daily News

ISTANBUL Concrete jungle and unplanned urbanization are the reasons for floodings witnessed in various provinces, including the capital Ankara where three people died and a man went missing due to flash floods, meteorologists have said. “We saw ‘June rains’ in…

Carbon-Negative Plant Opens in Turkey Turning Algae Into Bio-Jet Fuel and So Much More

Europe’s first large-scale biorefinery for turning algae into fuels and feedstocks has been completed on the Black Sea shore of Istanbul. Set to head up a new “bio-economy,” the refinery, powered entirely by wind energy, will turn microalgae and macroalgae species into carbon-negative jet fuel, feedstocks, supplements, and fertilizers. They are carbon negative because algae […]

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NATO and Climate Change: Better Late Than Never – German Marshall Fund

This paper is part of a series called: NATO in a New Era: Global Shifts, Global Challenges. The full series is available, here.  Summary Points NATO often comes late to new security challenges that are not immediately linked to collective defense, like…

65 Cats Are Treated Like Favored Guests at the World Renown Hermitage Museum in Russia

Like the building itself, the cats which roam freely around the basement of the Hermitage in St. Petersburg have endured through changing fortunes. Originally brought into the massive Baroque building by Empress Elizabeth I to catch mice, the 65 felines have outlived and even replaced the Tsars which adopted them. Treated like royalty down in […]

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COP26 Climate Summit in Glasgow: Live News Updates – The New York Times

ImageAt the main entrance of the COP26 summit in Glasgow on Monday.Credit…Kieran Dodds for The New York Times With humanity already struggling to cope with rising seas, more powerful storms, deadly heat waves and rapidly changing ecosystems needed to sustain…

Istanbul Improves the Lives of its Thousands of Stray Cats with Elaborate Outdoor Cat Houses

In Istanbul, a city of 15 million people that’s famous for its relaxed attitude towards stray cats, groups of volunteers build elaborate houses for their feline neighbors. There, cats can find donated food and toys, cushions and boxes to keep them out of harsh weather, and even a new owner if they’re lucky. It all […]

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A Floating Flower Garden in Tokyo Immerses Visitors With Orchids That Move as You Approach

A three-dimensional mass of floating flowers created by teamLab in Japan has been moving visitors not only with its technological magic, but with its overwhelming natural beauty. In this work called Flowers and I are of the Same Root, the Garden and I are One, people immerse themselves in the flowers, becoming one with the […]

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