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Lightning, New York City, May 28, 2019

Alex Krivenyshev of the website WorldTimeZone.com caught these photos of the lightning show over New York City on May 28. “Watching from my window,” he wrote. Thanks for sharing, Alex!

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Demand for sand: the largest mining industry no one talks about

The world’s largest and perhaps most destructive mining is rarely discussed. Approximately 85 percent of all material mined from the earth is a simple and widely available resource – sand. Because it is so cheap and readily available, it is mined by everyone from single man with a shovel, to enormous machine-operations. The majority of sand is going to the construction industry for concrete production, but the movement of sand is leading to catastrophic destruction of coastal, sea bed and river…

Earth’s oceans could rise over 6 feet by 2100 as polar ice melts, swamping coastal cities such as NYC – USA TODAY

A view of what New York City would look like under a worst-case sea-level rise scenario. (Photo: Climate Central) Miami? Underwater. Norfolk? Swamped. New York City? Fuggedaboutit. Top experts say that in a worst-case scenario, portions of these and other U.S. coastal…

Free Electric Shuttle Service Expands Into Brooklyn And Hollywood, FL

The free electric shuttle service called Circuit has added locations in Brooklyn and Hollywood, Florida. The company has been operating electric shuttles in cities like Boston, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, San Diego, Austin, Houston, East Hampton, and others. It used to be called The Free Ride, but now is named Circuit. Alex Esposito, one of the company’s co-founders, answered some questions about the expansion for CleanTechnica

Climate Minions Swarm Sen. Schumer’s NYC Office, Want Green New Deal Passed

Seven people were arrested while rallying outside of Sen. Chuck Schumer’s Midtown office in support of Green New Deal climate legislation, according to police and photographs from the demonstration. Approximately 300 people attended the rally around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in…

Fake Climate Science And Scientists

The multi-colored placard in front of a $2-million home in North Center Chicago proudly proclaimed, “In this house, we believe: No human is illegal” – and “Science is real” (plus a few other liberal mantras). I knew right away where…