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SoCal Edison Shuts Off Power To 5,000 On Thanksgiving Over Fire Concerns

Utility company Southern California Edison shut off power to 5,000 customers in Los Angeles and Ventura counties on Thursday — Thanksgiving Day — amid elevated fire danger due to strong winds, and warned that over 100,000 additional customers could also see their…

Does air pollution increase women’s risk of dementia?

Older women who live in locations with higher levels of air pollution may have more brain shrinkage, the kind seen in Alzheimer’s disease, than women who live in locations with lower levels, according to a new study.

Global Warming by the Numbers, Because This Week the Reality Is Too Much – The New Yorker

Sometimes the human trauma of the climate crisis is too painful to recite, and this is one of those times: the busiest hurricane season ever recorded is continuing on into the late fall, with consequences so horrifying one can hardly…


Global Warming Solutions Inc. CEO Cancels 12 Million Shares to Increase Shareholder Value – GlobeNewswire

Jacksonville, Florida, Nov. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Warming Solution Inc., (OTC MARKETS: GWSO), today announced a major common share restructuring led by Chief Executive Officer, Vladimir Vasilenko, who will cancel 12 million shares as part of the Company’s efforts to…

Paleontologists uncover three new species of extinct walruses in Orange County, California

Millions of years ago, in the warm Pacific Ocean off the coast of Southern California, walrus species without tusks lived abundantly. But in a new study, paleontologists have identified three new walrus species discovered in Orange County and one of the new species has ”semi-tusks” — or longer teeth.

Drop in pandemic carbon dioxide emissions previews world of electric vehicles

When the San Francisco Bay Area mandated shelter-in-place March 16, it created a natural experiment for UC Berkeley’s Ron Cohen, who had established an inexpensive pollution sensor network in local neighborhoods. The sensors showed carbon dioxide emissions plummeting 25 percent in the subsequent six weeks, mostly because of a 48 percent drop in traffic. Networks like this — soon to be emplaced in Glasgow — can track greenhouse gases and progress toward lowering them, including the impact of electric vehicles.