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For the 1st time, a visible light explosion from a black hole merger

In recent years, black hole mergers in our universe have been detected via ripples in spacetime known as gravitational waves. Now, for the first time, astronomers believe they’ve observed visible light from a black hole merger, in a peculiar 3-black-hole system.

Researchers look for answers as to why western bumblebees are declining

(University of Wyoming) The decline of the Western bumblebee is likely not limited to one culprit but, instead, due to several factors that interact such as pesticides, pathogens, climate change and habitat loss.

Clouds the Likely Cause of Increased Global Warming in Latest Generation of Climate Models – SciTechDaily

New representations of clouds are making models more sensitive to carbon dioxide. As scientists work to determine why some of the latest climate models suggest the future could be warmer than previously thought, a new study indicates the reason is…

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Global Warming Is Melting Our Sense of Time – New York Magazine

Satellite image of smoke from active fires burning near the Eastern Siberian town of Verkhoyansk, Russia, on June 23, 2020. Photo: Handout/NASA Earth Observatory On June 20, in the small Siberian town of Verkhoyansk, north of the Arctic Circle, a…

Energy

Forgotten farmers, mining and anti-green invective: how the Nationals became a party for coal

At the gala dinner in March this year to celebrate the centenary of the Nationals, federal president Larry Anthony boasted that the party played a key role in twice removing Malcolm Turnbull because of his climate change policy. The Coalition…

Energy

Forgotten farmers, mining and anti-green invective: how the Nationals became a party for coal

At the gala dinner in March this year to celebrate the centenary of the Nationals, federal president Larry Anthony boasted that the party played a key role in twice removing Malcolm Turnbull because of his climate change policy. The Coalition…

Apocalyptic Science: How The West Is Destroying Itself

New academic doctrines dismiss science — real science — in favor of political agendas, in which theory trumps facts. If you live in a Western nation like Canada in the 21st century, you have more freedom, prosperity, and peace than…

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From Jekyll to Hyde: New study pinpoints mutation that makes E. coli deadlier

We all know that there are ”good” and ”bad” bacteria, but scientists have little insight into how bacteria become ”bad” or ”pathogenic” and cause disease. Now, a team of scientists has described how mutations resulting in the malformation of the lipopolysaccharide transporter — an essential protein for bacterial growth– caused a non-pathogenic Escherichia coli strain to become pathogenic.

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The IEA’s Sustainability Plan Is Not Sustainable

Governments of the world, take note. The International Energy Agency has a plan for you. If you take the sage advice of the agency’s technocrats, you will do your citizens a huge favor as you struggle to recover from the…