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

Gates Foundation urges UN and honors inspiration as goalkeeper | Health, medicine and fitness

By Thalia Petty, Associated Press New York (AFP) – Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates combined distinctive optimism with sobering questions about persistent gender inequality and hunger at an event focused on reaching global development goals, held by the Gates Foundation on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly. Bill Gates made the case … Read more

The Pine Island Glacier is more vulnerable than thought – and could cause sea levels to rise by 1.6 feet

The study warns that the Pine Island ice shelf in Antarctica is more vulnerable than previously thought — and could cause the global sea level to rise by 1.6 feet if it collapses. Pine Island ice shelf traps enough ice to raise sea level by 1.6 feet He could be more prone to complete disintegration … Read more

A study finds that rising temperatures and other factors have exacerbated floods in Pakistan

Climate change likely caused rainfall of up to 50% late last month in two southern Pakistan provinces, but global warming It was not the biggest cause of the catastrophic floods in the country A new scientific analysis has found that more than 1,500 people have been killed. The study said that the general vulnerability of … Read more

How this little box can help humans breathe on the red planet

Article – Commodity M2020 ATLO – MOXIE Installation Requirement: David Gruel Photographer: R. Lannom Date: MAR-19-20 Photo Request: 070915-171696 A device developed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology that has been converting carbon dioxide into oxygen on the surface of Mars for the past 16 months could help fuel future human missions to the Red … Read more

This fitness trainer shares the 7 exercises she does every day to keep her body ‘young and healthy’

Morning stretches to improve movement As a fitness trainer, I am constantly focused on improving my mobility; It keeps my body young and healthy. I recommend doing stretching exercises in the morning, when your body feels very stiff from sleep. Here are the stretching exercises I do every day: 1. Auto hip This exercise challenges … Read more

Europe’s plan for floating gas stations raises climate concerns

New York (AFP) – As winter approaches, European countries, scrambling to replace the natural gas they once bought from Russia, have adopted a short-term reform: a chain of about 20 floating terminals that receive liquefied natural gas from other countries and convert it into fuel heating. However, the plan, with the first floating terminals set … Read more

How Huge Tree Walls Help Stop the Growth of “Mad Max” Hellscapes of Desert Cities

Outside the city of Karbala in central Iraq, a nearly 330-foot-wide wall of palm trees and olive trees sways in the dust. Its north axis extends far around the city in a 16-mile arc. Its southern axis extends another 13 miles. Trees weren’t always there. These natural windbreaks were first proposed as a measure to … Read more