Carbon emissions from global SUV fleet outweighs that of most countries
The continued global rise in sales of SUVs pushed their climate-heating emissions to almost 1bn tonnes of carbon dioxide in 2022, according to the International Energy Agency. The 330m sport utility vehicles on the roads produced emissions equivalent to the…
Where’s the snow? Climate change affects ski racing season – The Associated Press – en Español
MERIBEL, France (AP) — Besides some minor dustings, it hasn’t snowed significantly in the French resorts hosting the skiing world championships since mid-January. And there is no snow in the long-term forecast. Instead, the weather has been perfectly clear, sunny…
Flour thrown at Warhol car in Milan climate change protest – Reuters
MILAN, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Climate-change protesters threw flour on Friday over a sports car painted by the U.S. pop artist Andy Warhol that is on display in Italy’s financial capital. It was at the third time this month that…
U.S. heat dome expands west to sizzle cities
In early July 2022, a heat dome is settling over the U.S. Midwest and Plains, setting records for heat.
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Londoner Recruits Real Italian Moms and Grandmas to Be Rotating Cooks at His Restaurant, ‘La Mia Mamma’
A homesick London restauranteur decided to the ditch the employment of culinary school graduates, and start hiring that almost mythical allegory of culinary folklore—the Italian grandmother. For Peppe Corsaro, this return to his roots was met with huge success in the London restaurant scene, and has brought dozens of mammas from all regions of Italy. […]
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Ukrainian Refugees Arriving in Italy Receiving Help from Unlikely Source – A Bunch of Lawyers
Ukrainians fleeing across the border to Poland have found an unlikely yet devoted group of supporters in the form of a north Italian law practice. It’s not a characteristic that one immediately associates with lawyers—free labor—but whether it’s driving through the night to personally bring people to temporary homes or volunteering to legally-represent refugees needing […]
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Global warming, human activities and their footprints – TheCable
BY IFEOLUWA NAOMI AYANDIJI Global warming is an event occurring every minute that leads to the earth’s climate. But the question we should ask ourselves is, do we really know the meaning of the term “global warming?” Global warming is…
Detroit Getting First Public EV-charging Road in the US to Power Electric Vehicles Wirelessly
Electreon announced a partnership with the Michigan Department of Transportation to establish a wireless charging demonstration project that will include a 1-mile stretch of road to recharge EVs while they drive. The Michigan Project is expected to be launched next year in Detroit at the site of Ford’s central transportation innovation district, and will provide […]
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Is climate restoration the key to stopping climate change? – Interesting Engineering
The world today faces a mounting environmental crisis. Rising levels of CO2 are leading to global warming, the acidification of our oceans, and the destruction of ecosystems worldwide. Worse yet, these changes have led to feedback mechanisms that are making…
Venus in the daytime: How to see it
Want to see Venus in the daytime? Use the tips here to help you see the brightest planet around the time of greatest brilliancy.
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