Fiona makes landfall and hits the Atlantic coast of Canada with strong winds and rain

CNN – Hurricane force Fiona Canada’s eastern coast is ripping apart after making landfall in Nova Scotia early Saturday, engulfing the region with torrential rains and devastating winds and causing power outages for hundreds of thousands of people in what could be a “historic” climate event for the country. Fiona, which is now a tropical … Read more

Opinion: Israel shows the world how to conserve water

Editor’s note: Seth M. Siegel is the author of “Let there be water: Israel’s solution to a water-scarce world” And the “Troubled Water: What’s Wrong With What We Drink. He is currently the Head of Sustainability at N-drip, a company that developed technology to save water for agricultural use. The opinions expressed in this comment … Read more

24 Hours of Mini Golf: The Quartet That Breaks World Records to Raise Funds for Kentucky Flood Victims

CNN – On a mild July morning in a small mini golf In northern Kentucky, four local regulars made opening strikes. Their game was no different from the countless games played around the world that day, except for one not-so-small difference: it wasn’t finished until the next morning. After 24 hours, 116.5 runs, 14,664 strokes, … Read more