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How Green Is St Greta’s Ark? Er, Not Very

Last Wednesday, in a blaze of unremittingly fawning publicity and uncritical adulation of which even Moses descending from Mount Sinai with the tablets bearing the Ten Commandments would have been envious, the good ship Mazilia – or, as I prefer…

NYC’s War On Cars Speeds Up

Thanks to a last-minute injunction issued Friday, 14th Street won’t be closed to normal crosstown traffic Monday. But the fix is in: Soon enough, one of the city’s major crosstown arteries will be shut down as part of the progressive…

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Wherever you go, the Layover Travel Blanket has you covered

Even if you’re lucky enough to scare up a blanket on a commercial flight anymore, it’s a thin, likely germ-filled scrap of fabric that leaves you debating whether to cover your top half or your bottom half. The inventors of the Layover Travel Blanket have solved this problem while incorporating sustainability along the way.  The Layover is a packable travel blanket that can be used in planes, trains, automobiles, at the stadium, or on a camping trip. It has some features you’d expect…

The world’s climate emergency is getting harder to ignore – The Washington Post

Ishaan Tharoor Reporter covering foreign affairs, geopolitics and history July 30 at 12:59 AM Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up…

Greta Thunberg to sail across Atlantic for UN climate summits

Greta Thunberg is to sail across the Atlantic in a high-speed racing yacht next month to attend UN climate summits in the US and Chile as part of a sabbatical year the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist will spend in the…