• Final Trailer Released For BrightBurn 21 May 2019 01:55 Sony Pictures has released the final trailer from their superhero horror film BrightBurn ahead of its release this week. You can see the preview below. The film stars Jackson A. Dunn, Elizabeth Banks, David Denman, Matt Jones, and Meredith Hagner and opens …
  • Native leaders join climate activists targeting BP’s Denver HQ over plans to drill in Arctic 21 May 2019 01:44 Native Gwich’in leaders joined climate activists in Denver, London and Aberdeen, Scotland, on Monday to demand the fossil fuels giant BP back off plans to drill for oil and gas in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Trump administration officials are …
  • Faith and Family Planning At Odds for Catholic Families in DRC 21 May 2019 01:36 Reproductive Rights Faith and Family Planning At Odds for Catholic Families in DRC view team In eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, getting birth control isn't hard. The hard part is actually putting it to use, since religious beliefs forbid …
  • Humans must build a new life on Mars to survive when the earth's resources run out, says Brian Cox  21 May 2019 01:22 'At some point, we will be Martians': Humans will have to build a new life on Mars to survive when the earth's resources run out, says Professor Brian Cox Brian Cox says building a new life on Mars would be the only option for humanity  …
  • Malaysians generate 38,000 tonnes of waste every day 21 May 2019 01:15 Even as the country gets called out by the international media as one of the “waste capitals” of the world – Malaysians are rising up against waste. While the issue of imported plastic waste continues to hog local and international headlines, Malaysians …
  • A UN report says Earth faces 'unprecedented' threat to biodiversity 21 May 2019 01:14 The outlook for biodiversity on Earth is grim, according to a new United Nations report. UN scientists warn that roughly 1 million plant and animal species are on the verge of extinction due to human activity. It would be the first mass extinction since …
  • Is It ‘Climate Crisis’ or ‘Climate Change'? The Guardian Updates Its Style Guide 21 May 2019 01:14 The Guardian is changing the way it writes about environmental issues. In an update to its house style guide reported Friday, the paper now recommends writers use "climate emergency, crisis or breakdown" instead of "climate change" and …
  • Everything You Need to Know About Fenty Fashion 21 May 2019 01:02 No wonder she skipped Met gala! Rihanna has been working. In conversation for T Magazine with playwright polymath Jeremy O. Harris (who famously built an entire play around the song "Work"), the coolest woman on earth and paycheck snatcher has …
  • Who Is Aaron Paul's Character in Westworld Season 3? 21 May 2019 01:00 Share. Who is Aaron Paul's character in Westworld Season 3? By David Griffin Warning! FULL SPOILERS for Westworld Season 2 below. If you're in need of a refresher, be sure to check out our review of the Season 2 finale, titled "The Passenger.…
  • Skunk cabbage is a crazy cool plant 21 May 2019 00:42 Some people are mainly interested in large animals such as deer, elk or bears. These animals are called mega-fauna and are a very popular group of animals. Others are fascinated with birds — small, often brightly colored, winged beauties. Of course, what I …
  • Lynas to increase investment in Malaysia 21 May 2019 00:21 BENGALURU: Rare earths producer Lynas Corp said on Tuesday it plans on spending A$500 million ($345.50 million) by 2025 to boost production and establish an initial processing facility in Western Australia, among others. Lynas, the world's only major …
  • Original Avengers Assemble on Recreated 2012 Set in Latest Endgame BTS Image 21 May 2019 00:21 The Russo Brothers have been in the sharing mood lately. Now that Avengers: Endgame has been in theaters for nearly a month, the directing duo have been reflecting on their time with Marvel Studios and releasing quite a few behind-the-scenes images. This …
  • Air Methane Levels Increasing as ‘Feedback Loop’ Drives Greenhouse Gas Release 21 May 2019 00:11 Environment 02:44 21.05.2019Get short URL Atmospheric levels of methane - a powerful greenhouse gas - are rising, and scientists can’t figure out why. While scientists seem puzzled by the trend, one expert told Sputnik they shouldn’t be: present warming is …
  • Cyclone Fani: The Untold Story 20 May 2019 23:58 A Down To Earth magazine investigation points to an emerging threat facing the world’s vulnerable regions – climate change is changing the chemistry of cyclones in ways we do not understand yet. At speeds which are almost impossible to tackle Despite being …
  • The New West: Momentous debate over Gallatin wilderness 20 May 2019 23:46 By Todd Wilkinson EBS ENVIRONMENTAL COLUMNIST It’s considered one of the most important land-protection questions involving the core of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem in a few generations. Now, some of the biggest and most influential names in American …
  • Ardea Resources Ltd (ASX:ARL) $2.5m R&D Refund Raises Cash Position to $11.8m 20 May 2019 23:35 Perth, Australia, May 20, 2019 (ABN Newswire via COMTEX) -- Ardea Resources Limited (asx:ARL) (otcmkts:ARRRF) (Ardea) is developing its flagship Goongarrie Nickel Cobalt Project (GNCP) as a "state-of-the-art" battery metals project, with …
  • Rare Earths, the U.S.-China Trade War and Your Phone 20 May 2019 23:30 By Justina Vasquez | Bloomberg May 20 at 7:19 PM U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to cut off the supply of chips and processors to Huawei Technologies Co. is hitting China’s biggest tech company where it hurts – its dependence on other nations for the …
  • Marie Harrison, mother of the movement for environmental justice 20 May 2019 23:25 Editorial by Dr. Willie Ratcliff and Mary Ratcliff Tributes to Marie Harrison, legendary warrior who laid down her life for her community, are pouring in, from the San Francisco Chronicle, Examiner, SF Weekly, Mission Local and the SF Bay View, here and …
  • 2nd grader spearheads annual 'Earth Savers Day' 20 May 2019 22:25 One year later, Guy Hartman was thanking sponsors and volunteers at the second annual “Earth Savers Day” in Wakeman Community Park. The detail-oriented 8-year-old shared with the Reflector how he was able to make his thought a reality with the help of his …
  • Where Are They Now? 3 Recent Tech IPOs 20 May 2019 22:22 On this week's episode of Industry Focus: Tech, we're checking back in on some of our old company pals from IF's recent past. What have Upwork (NASDAQ:UPWK), Pinterest (NYSE:PINS), and DocuSign (NASDAQ:DOCU) been up to since they went public? …
  • NASA's Juno just discovered that Jupiter and Earth have something important in common 20 May 2019 22:11 NASA’s Juno spacecraft has delivered some of the most stunning glimpses of the gas giant that mankind has ever seen, but it’s also taught scientists a lot about how the planet works. We now know that its storms stretch far deeper into the planet than …
  • REMX ETF: Someone’s Betting Big on a Rare Earth, Strategic Metals 20 May 2019 22:09 ETFs are an easy way to gain broad exposure to comprehensive and niche markets, and one ETF that tracks rare earth and strategic metal miners was under the microscope of some large investors on Monday. On Monday, the VanEck Vectors Rare Earth/Strategic …
  • Divorcee, 50, who fought ex for £90m built property empire with new lover 20 May 2019 21:59 After she ditched her fabulously rich husband, Mandy Gray bought herself and her physiotherapist lover, Hamish Hurley, a sumptuous new yacht on which they sailed around the world. Sharing a passion for health and well-being, the pair named their £5million …
  • Tottenham news: Moussa Sissoko raises prospect of Mauricio Pochettino leaving Spurs in addressing his own future 20 May 2019 21:53 Moussa Sissoko has raised the possibility of manager Mauricio Pochettino leaving Tottenham Hotspur following the Champions League final after discussing his own future. The French midfielder has enjoyed a remarkable resurgence at Spurs this campaign, …
  • Pelosi Remarks Upon Accepting the JFK Profile in Courage Award 20 May 2019 21:53 Contact: Speaker’s Press Office, 202-226-7616 Boston – Speaker Nancy Pelosi delivered remarks upon accepting the JFK Profile in Courage Award.  Below are the Speaker’s remarks:   Speaker Pelosi.  I just said to the Schlossbergs, ‘I don’t see any reason for …
  • Alien ocean could be hiding under Pluto's surface, increasing chance of extraterrestrial life, scientists say 20 May 2019 21:52 An alien ocean could be hiding underneath the surface of Pluto – suggesting that alien life might be more likely than we thought, scientists have said. The dwarf planet could be wrapped in a gassy insulating layer, which keeps water beneath its surface …
  • Your Marvel Comics Reading List Ahead Of Ultimate Alliance 3 20 May 2019 21:27 For many fans, part of the fun of the previous Marvel Ultimate Alliance games is seeing all the character cameos, in-jokes, and other nods to the expanded Marvel fiction. From what we’ve seen of Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, that kind of encyclopedic …
  • KSU Tuscarawas Perfoming Arts Center unveils season schedule 20 May 2019 21:26 Garfunkel and country superstar Tracy Lawrence headline this season's schedule. The Performing Arts Center at Kent State University at Tuscarawas unveiled its 2019-20 season which includes musical icon Art Garfunkel and country superstar Tracy Lawrence …
  • #6 Magnificent Benefits Of Travelling For Your Personality 20 May 2019 21:26 It is sometimes thought that people who travel out of the country are more tolerant and have a better understanding of others. Yeah! It’s true, travelling is an encyclopedia of life that teaches life skills in a far better manner than any book or a teacher …
  • Desert dust cools vulnerable Red Sea corals 20 May 2019 21:18 Desert dust whipped up by strong winds and volcanic aerosols alter the climate as the world warms. LONDON, 20 May, 2019 − Located between two of the hottest and driest places on earth, the Red Sea is being protected by the desert dust that the winds whip …
  • Letter: We have a funny way of showing thanks to the Earth 20 May 2019 21:17 Right now floating in our oceans are 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic and garbage. It was put there by none other than the people who call this planet their home. May I add that is the only planet we know of that we can survive on. Although we are very …
  • Wabanaki Water Walkers begin long journey to Maine 20 May 2019 21:13 Mi’kmaw grandmothers braved cold and rainy conditions on Sunday as they began their march to Maine in the name of water. The annual Wabanaki Water Walk is an awareness campaign that honours the sacredness of water in a world of rising sea levels, …
  • 5 Large-Cap Stocks Holding Steady Amid Trade War Concerns 20 May 2019 21:12 U.S. equities are trading with modest losses on Monday as the U.S.-China trade standoff looks set to take a turn for the worst. The latest is chatter that Beijing could retaliate with an export ban on rare earth metals into the United States, with …
  • A Year Without Summer [VIDEO] 20 May 2019 21:10 What's happening out there? Are we skipping summer this year? No, summer is coming. No worries. But there was that one year without a summer. It happened in 1816. Truth is it has happened many times in Earth's history. Let's not forget the many …
  • Evil has found its superhero in final trailer for Brightburn 20 May 2019 21:06 Now I'm not saying that you'd go around terrorizing the population and blowing shit up, but who among us would actually be able to resist the temptation to use real-life superpowers for a little mischief? BRIGHTBURN, the upcoming superhero horror …
  • Arrest warrants issued to five involved in Broadway riots 20 May 2019 20:54 A tornado watch goes until 8 p.m. for the eastern half of the area. Watch live coverage of severe storms in this story. A tornado watch goes until 8 p.m. for the eastern half of the area. Watch live coverage of severe storms in this story. A tornado watch, …
  • Aniara Review: Trapped on a Spaceship, Staring Into the Abyss 20 May 2019 20:52 Emelie Jonsson (as Mimaroben) in space, where shit gets dark and living feels meaningless Magnet Releasing “Hell is other people,” goes the Sartre quote, a thought that gets thoroughly examined in the Swedish Aniara, a bleak, gorgeous science-fiction film …
  • Everything We Know About SpaceX's Starlink Network - Hackaday 20 May 2019 20:46 When it comes to SpaceX, or perhaps more accurately its somewhat eccentric founder and CEO Elon Musk, it can be difficult to separate fact from fiction. For as many incredible successes SpaceX has had, there’s an equal number of projects or ideas which get …
  • Dr. Elizabeth Dingle helps make science more accessible with Pint of Science Festival 20 May 2019 20:10 By: Kelly Chia, Staff Writer Fast Facts Name: Dr. Elizabeth Dingle Pronouns: She / her / hers Departmental affiliation: Geology, postdoctoral research fellow Education: PhD (University of Edinburgh), Geography MSc (Durham University), and  Natural …
  • This Month in Climate Science: Warming-driven Economic Inequality, Disappearing Alps and Plummeting Penguin Populations 20 May 2019 20:07 Every month, climate scientists make new discoveries that advance our understanding of climate change's causes and impacts. The research gives a clearer picture of the threats we already face and explores what's to come if we don't reduce …
  • Scholar REVEALS What Magnetic Pole Shift Will Do to Northern Lights 20 May 2019 19:34 Tech 21:41 20.05.2019(updated 21:42 20.05.2019) Get short URL The key to figuring out whether polar lights will migrate along with the wandering magnetic pole apparently lies in the difference between the Earth’s magnetic and geomagnetic poles, according …
  • Snyder ISD issues early release due to potential severe weather 20 May 2019 19:30 A tornado watch, meaning the potential for severe weather, is in effect for Lubbock and the eastern half of the area. A tornado watch, meaning the potential for severe weather, is in effect for Lubbock and the eastern half of the area. Posted: Monday, May …
  • Counter-intuitive climate change solution: Profitable approach to cleaning the air - Science Daily 20 May 2019 19:19 A relatively simple process could help turn the tide of climate change while also turning a healthy profit. That's one of the hopeful visions outlined in a new Stanford-led paper that highlights a seemingly counterintuitive solution: converting one …
  • Sparky to Ride Amazon-Powered Rocket to the Moon — or Is It All Just Lunacy? 20 May 2019 19:08 The goal is ambitious and awe-inspiring: Payloads created by Arizona State University students and researchers will land on the moon, possibly within the next five years. At an invite-only announcement at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C …
  • Did the Earth Just Lose Australia’s Climate Election? 20 May 2019 18:47 Australia re-elected its conservative governing Liberal-National coalition Saturday, despite the fact that it has refused to cut down significantly on greenhouse gas emissions or coal during its time in power, The New York Times reported. The result was a …
  • Oxygen: The next political football? 20 May 2019 18:45 In the intense political controversy over the effect of ever-growing levels of carbon dioxide in our atmosphere as it pertains to climate change, an important factor is left out: oxygen. This is the really critical gas that all vertebrates including …
  • English Beat, Muddy Ruckus & King Kyote, Greg Klein and Walk Off the Earth 20 May 2019 18:43   The Weekender Sign up Know what's happening with our weekly newsletter. Enter your email. Start knowing things! Visit MaineToday's profile on Pinterest. About The Author Aimsel Ponti Aimsel Ponti is a Content Producer at MaineToday.com and a …
  • Butterfly woman of West Point looks to expand exhibitions across the region 20 May 2019 18:43 To her knowledge, Catherine Short is one of the last of her kind. A former zoo manager turned educator, the spry 66-year-old retiree is one of four exhibitors of butterflies across the region. Headquartered in West Point, Short’s company Butterflies in …
  • 'Extinction Crisis' Speciously Targets Free Markets 20 May 2019 18:42 Brace yourself – but also try to relax a little. You didn’t really create another new crisis. Capitalism didn’t either. Be prepared for findings of a soon-to-be released gloom and doom report to be issued by the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Science-Policy …
  • The tough luck Trickiest Grammar Hang-Ups 20 May 2019 18:29 The tough luck Trickiest Grammar Hang-Ups We trust that you simply all know the between who also and who , and I trust that typos are the only explanation you use the incorrect it’s . It happens towards the best of us. For most freelance writers, if you …
  • Former Estacado HS nurse charged for improper relationship with student 20 May 2019 18:03 A tornado watch, meaning the potential for severe weather, is in effect for Lubbock and the eastern half of the area. A tornado watch, meaning the potential for severe weather, is in effect for Lubbock and the eastern half of the area. Posted: Monday, May …
  • Earth Talk: Washing up of gray whales on shore 20 May 2019 18:00 Dear EarthTalk: Why are so many gray whales washing up dead on west coast beaches this spring? — Bill W., Camden, ME It’s definitely been a rough spring for Northern Pacific gray whales making their annual 5,500-mile trip from Mexico’s Baja California to …
  • Counterintuitive climate solution 20 May 2019 17:43 A relatively simple process could help turn the tide of climate change while also turning a healthy profit. That’s one of the hopeful visions outlined in a new Stanford-led paper that highlights a seemingly counterintuitive solution: converting one …
  • NASA Fires Up ‘Astrobee’ Space Station Robots 20 May 2019 17:42 This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The population of the International Space Station (ISS) has just gone up, but the newest residents are not human. Last month, several small cube-shaped robots arrived, and …
  • Strategic Metals REMX ETF Up Nearly 6% Today 20 May 2019 17:35 Many investors are familiar with gold and silver and the ETFs that allow investment in those holdings, such as the SPDR Gold Trust (GLD) or the iShares Silver Trust (SLV). But what if you are looking for a way to achieve broad exposure to the Materials – …
  • Xi's Trip to Rare Earths Plant Stokes Talk of Trade Retaliation 20 May 2019 17:33 President Xi Jinping’s visit to a rare earths facility fueled speculation that the strategic materials could be weaponized in China’s tit-for-tat with the U.S. on trade. Shares in JL MAG Rare-Earth Co. surged by their daily limit Monday after state news …
  • Some defining moments at the CCJ 20 May 2019 17:28 A recently released report by the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services is a cause for serious concern for all who care about the state of our planet and its future well-being. Among the key findings are: one …
  • NASA’s free-floating robo-assistant Bumble passes first tests in space ahead of housekeeping mission 20 May 2019 17:14 NASA's free-flying robotic assistants inspired by Star Wars droids pass first tests in space ahead of housekeeping mission on the ISS NASA's 'Astrobees' got their first hardware test aboard the ISS this month The bots will help astronauts …
  • Juno finds changes in Jupiter's magnetic field 20 May 2019 16:50 NASA's Juno mission to Jupiter made the first definitive detection beyond our world of an internal magnetic field that changes over time, a phenomenon called secular variation. Juno determined the gas giant's secular variation is most likely driven …
  • Inspiration of Zion: Cracking the Israel Culture Code 20 May 2019 16:47 Photo Credit: pinterest {Originally posted to the Inspiration of Zion website} Israel is one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented and maligned countries on earth. The question is, why? Jew hate? Or because our “hasbara” is terrible? In pro-Israel …
  • America is starting to run out of Americans 20 May 2019 16:46 Decaying cultural norms … the prevalence of pornography … the regressive philosophy that there's something toxic and oppressive about normative American masculinity. The result of all this is that we are not making men like we used to. America is …
  • Stargazers will get an amazing close-up of Jupiter tonight as it shines bright next to the moon 20 May 2019 16:31 You may already have noticed a brighter-than-usual star in the sky over the past couple of nights. Only it's not a star at all - it's the biggest planet in our solar system, Jupiter - and the best view of it for a year is due in the early hours …
  • Denver Arts Festival and 23 Things to do in Denver this Week 20 May 2019 16:29 Denver has some art-filled experienced lined up this week. Start it off by exploring Iceland at the Made in Reykjavik Pop-Up and end it by celebrating Memorial Day with the Memorial Day Weekend Fireworks. Whatever you end up doing, make sure to take a look …
  • Giant rotating Earth is coming to Liverpool Cathedral this weekend as part of River Festival 2019 20 May 2019 16:20 A giant illuminated Earth is arriving in Liverpool this weekend, to be suspended above visitors at Liverpool Cathedral . Gaia, a 23ft replica of the Earth which features accurate and detailed NASA imagery, will be displayed for one of the first times ever …
  • New measurement device: Carbon dioxide as geothermometer 20 May 2019 16:08 For the first time, it is now possible to measure, simultaneously and with extreme precision, four rare molecular variants of carbon dioxide (CO2) using a novel laser instrument. It is thus able to measure the temperature during the formation of CO2- …
  • Neutrino Energy: Teslas Legacy, Einsteins Theory and the Potential of Neutrinos to Deliver Endless Clean Energy 20 May 2019 15:54 Over the years, skeptics have routinely doubted the potential benefits that understanding neutrinos could add to human lives. Pejoratively dubbed the “Ghost Particle” and scoffed at as anything more than an intangible particle that meaninglessly passes …
  • How Earth's mantle is like a Jackson Pollock painting 20 May 2019 15:08 In countless grade-school science textbooks, the Earth's mantle is a yellow-to-orange gradient, a nebulously defined layer between the crust and the core. To geologists, the mantle is so much more than that. It's a region that lives somewhere …
  • Microsoft’s Chief Environmental Officer reveals why he thinks the world of AI for Earth 20 May 2019 13:01 On October 8 last year, the United Nations published a report that called for global warming to be limited to 1.5 degrees centigrade over the next 12 years. Failure to do so will significantly worsen the risk of drought, floods and poverty for hundreds of …
  • Lynas plans rare earth plant in Texas 20 May 2019 09:24 PERTH (miningweekly.com) – Rare earths miner Lynas has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with US-based Blue Line to develop rare earth separation capacity in the US. Under an MoU, the two companies would exclusively work together on the proposed …
  • Whole Earth Montessori School 20 May 2019 09:04
  • Look Around Lubbock: Market Monday with Sacred Earth Therapies 20 May 2019 08:18 Sacred Earth Therapies makes all natural, hand-made soap and hair care scented with therapeutic grade essential oils to "nourish your body and soul." Sacred Earth Therapies makes all natural, hand-made soap and hair care scented with therapeutic …
  • Northern Minerals rare earth results continue to Dazzle at Browns Range 20 May 2019 06:04 Northern Minerals Ltd's (ASX:NTU) reverse circulation (RC) drilling at the Dazzler and Iceman deposits has highlighted a new rare earths target area within the Browns Range project in Western Australia. At Dazzler, the program was mostly exploration …
  • Huge asteroid to pass by Earth with its own ‘moon’ trailing behind 20 May 2019 03:44 Composite image | Photo of Asteroid 1999 KW4 courtesy of NASA; background image by Chin Li/iSTock/Getty Images Plus, St. George News ST. GEORGE — A large asteroid is flying in for a visit in our neck of the galaxy this week, and it’s bringing a …
  • Minecraft Earth could be the biggest AR app craze yet 20 May 2019 03:13 When walking around out in the world you can use the app to fish in lakes, cut down trees and mine blocks. Every resource has an origin. You collected that new Muddy Pig from that park you visited in Adelaide, or got that red brick from a mine in the …
  • Curious Kids: why do we not use the magnetic energy the Earth provides to create electricity? 20 May 2019 01:16 (MENAFN - The Conversation) Curious Kidsis a series for children. If you have a question you'd like an expert to answer, send it to You might also like the podcastImagine This , a co-production between ABC KIDS listen and The Conversation, based on …
  • Earth science at Mashomack 20 May 2019 00:07 SHELTER ISLAND SCHOOL PHOTOS From left, Luca Martinez, Jalill Carter, Hayden Rylott, Ben Waife, Mrs. Taylor, Bella Springer, Elijah Davidson, Noah Topliff, Bazzy Quigley-Dunning, Angelina Rice, Madigan Teodoru, Andrea Napoles, Cassandra Espinoza, Kathy …
  • Mars Was Once A Blue “Water World” Planet Like Earth, Professor Claims 19 May 2019 13:44 Tech 16:30 19.05.2019Get short URL The red planet is considered by the collaborating authors as the likeliest place for life to have evolved, as they claim in their book, called Planets, coming out next week. A new BBC2 series to be screened at the end of  …
  • Machine Learning may help capture fusion energy on Earth 19 May 2019 11:04 New York, May 19 (IANS) A team of researchers in the US have used Machine Learning (ML) to rapidly control plasma that fuels fusion reactions, paving the way to help Earth get the clean fusion energy that lights the Sun and stars. Researchers at the U.S. …
  • Leslie 'Dracarys' Jones Goes Scorched Earth On Abortion Bans On 'Weekend Update' 19 May 2019 10:31 She began in a red “Handmaid’s Tale” cloak, then removed it to reveal a T-shirt with an arrow pointing down over the message: “Mine.”“This looks like the cast of a Lipitor commercial,” Jones sneered. “This look like mugshots of everyone arrested at a …
  • Microsoft announces new Minecraft Earth AR game for Android and iOS - Phone Arena 19 May 2019 08:34 Microsoft teased a brand new Minecraft-related AR (augmented reality) mobile game about two weeks ago and confirmed it recently. It's called Minecraft Earth and it will launched on Android and iOS devices at some point this summer. Besides announcing …
  • OPINION: Saving the earth one carbon tax step at a time 19 May 2019 07:23 South Africa has adopted the “polluter-pays” principle in its commitment to tackling climate change by reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. With the implementation date fast approaching, taxpayers need to implement appropriate measures to ensure …
  • El Ateneo Grand Splendid: The most beautiful bookstore on earth 19 May 2019 07:12 El Ateneo Grand Splendid in Buenos Aires was named the “world’s most beautiful bookstore” by 'National Geographic'. — Pictures by CK LimBUENOS AIRES, May 19 — What does one do after reading a book, particularly a really good one? Sharing is caring …
  • Microsoft's Minecraft Earth is a fitting rival to Pokemon GO 19 May 2019 06:40 Minecraft Earth is currently limited to beta and users are required to sign up for a chance to play. Pokemon GO lovers will soon have another augmented reality-powered distraction to hit trees or fall into puddles as Microsoft is working on a similar, …
  • Earth and Aerial Yoga studio to open in Hudson 18 May 2019 23:58 A new aerial yoga studio will open inside the Out of Office coworking space at The Landing at Hudson Mills on Broad Street. It is the first independent aerial yoga studio to open inside a coworking space. Aerial yoga allows students to use fabric hammocks …
  • Elon Musk has a 2027 deadline to surround Earth with high-speed Starlink internet satellites — but the service would work far sooner than that - Business Insider 18 May 2019 22:27 Starlink — SpaceX's planned network of thousands of interlinked satellites — may arrive as a functional global internet service provider sooner than expected. The ultimate goal of the project is to launch nearly 12,000 satellites into orbit around …
  • Luddites Shall Inherit the Earth 18 May 2019 19:05 Luddites, welcome. I speak to you today at a moment of tremendous change. A moment that many of us in our movement could never have anticipated during the brief legal trouble following the floppy disk bonfire of ’02. Look at how far we’ve come. Our …
  • Up there, Earth looks serene -- State Journal editorial from 50 years ago 18 May 2019 16:47 This State Journal editorial ran on May 20, 1969, two months before American astronaut Neil Armstrong took the first step on the moon: It looked like a child’s marble floating in space. A blue, green and white glassie that gods might use in an interstellar …
  • Elon Musk has a 2027 deadline to surround Earth with high-speed Starlink internet satellites — but the service would work far sooner than that 18 May 2019 14:20 Mark Handley/University College London/Reuters/Mike Blake/Business Insider SpaceX plans is about to launch its first Starlink internet satellites. Starlink could bring cheap, fast internet to remote areas as well as moving vehicles like …
  • The Morning After: 'Minecraft Earth' remakes our world into a blocky AR sandbox 18 May 2019 13:07 For any Samsung engineers on a deadline.How do you build a foldable screen? In this episode of Upscaled, Chris Schodt is taking a close look at foldable OLEDs. Despite Samsung's Galaxy Fold being delayed, the Huawei Mate X is expected within the next …
  • Elon Musk's SpaceX Will Launch 60 Satellites In A Mission To Cover Full Earth With Internet - India Times 18 May 2019 12:15 Earlier today, SpaceX was expected to deploy a number of microsatellites as part of its Starlink network, which looks to bring high speed Internet to the entire world. Unfortunately, it was called off at the last minute thanks to unfavourable weather …
  • Flat Earth Expo in Las Vegas This Memorial Day Weekend Hosted by "Mad" Mike Hughes, King of the Daredevils and Sponsored by Exploring Again, the Only Flat Earth Group to have a Plan to Reach the Edge 18 May 2019 07:13 "Mad" Mike Hughes is moderating the live "Ultimate Flat Earth Debate" which may settle the question once and for all. Noted conspiracy debunker Mick West will defend the globe against Nathan Thompson.     LAS VEGAS, NV, May 18, 2019 …
  • 'Minecraft Earth' trailer shows 'Pokemon Go'-style discovery (VIDEO) 18 May 2019 06:34 'Minecraft Earth' uses mobile cameras, geolocation and cloud computing to add 'Minecraft' elements to players' surrounds. ― AFP picSAN FRANCISCO, May 18 ― The tenth anniversary of Minecraft brings with it an announcement for and a first …
  • Making planet Earth's greenland mainstream 18 May 2019 04:39 The report by the UN-backed Intergovernmental Panel on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), launched in early May in Paris, is a global assessment of the planet’s health. The biggest threats - changes in land use, overfishing, pollution, and …
  • Video Game Deep Cuts: A Plague (Tale) On Minecraft Earth 18 May 2019 04:22 The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community. The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of the writer and not Gamasutra or its parent company.   [Video Game Deep Cuts is a weekly newsletter from …
  • On a mission to bring Thaicom back to earth 18 May 2019 04:21 Mr Anant took the helm of Thaicom last May, replacing Paiboon Panuwattanawong. While SET-listed Thaicom Plc, the nation's sole satellite service provider, has its present set in space, chief executive Anant Kaewruamvongs is looking to ground the " …
  • Minecraft Earth Trailer 18 May 2019 04:16 Today, Mojang released a trailer for the upcoming free to play Minecraft Earth augmented reality mobile game. Also, signing up for pre-registration will include a free exclusive Earth skin in Minecraft. Here’s the trailer. Official Website: https:/…
  • 3-D Earth in the making 18 May 2019 02:20 A thorough understanding of the 'solid Earth' system is essential for deciphering the links between processes occurring deep inside Earth and those occurring nearer the surface that lead to seismic activity such as earthquakes and volcanic …
  • Monitoring Earth's shifting land 18 May 2019 02:20 The monitoring of land subsidence is of vital importance for low-lying countries, but also areas which are prone to peculiar ground instability. Land subsidence is the lowering or sinking of the ground's surface, owing to changes that take place …
  • Drilling the seabed below Earth's most powerful ocean current 18 May 2019 02:20 The Antarctic Circumpolar Current is the planet's most powerful and arguably most important. It is the only one to flow clear around the globe without getting diverted by any landmass, sending up to 150 times the flow of all the world's rivers …
  • Grateful Dead drummer: 'Nature's rhythm is dying because we're killing the Earth' 18 May 2019 02:03 Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart on Thursday called for increased awareness of climate change, writing in an op-ed that “nature's rhythm is dying because we're killing the Earth.”“In places where you can see and hear nature's beauty regularly …
  • Wayback Burgers Launches Newest Location in Canada 21 May 2019 01:54 Burger Lovers in Manitoba are in for a Treat as Mike Brown OpensAmerica’s Favorite Hometown Burger Joint in Winnipeg. CHESHIRE, Conn. (PRWEB) May 20, 2019 Wayback Burgers, America’s Favorite Hometown Burger Joint and one of the world’s fastest-growing …
  • Large areas under elevated roadways in HCM City lie abandoned even as the city suffers from a severe shortage of parking spaces. 21 May 2019 01:53   The opening ceremony of NA's seventh session on Monday in Hà Nội. VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI The seventh session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) opened at the NA Hall in Hà Nội yesterday in a ceremony broadcast live on national television and radio. …
  • O'Leary predicts more casualties of higher fuel prices and low fares 21 May 2019 01:53 "The pricing environment is s**t," he said, commenting on how downward pressure on air fares is proving a challenge for Ryanair and other carriers. Its fares (the average was €37 in the last financial year) are now the same as they were back in …
  • Dental Consumables Market Witnessing Prominent Growth With Latest Trend, Size, Objectives, Share Analysis, Type, SWOT Analysis And Key Business Strategies Up To 2024 21 May 2019 01:44 May 20, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- In an increasing, aesthetically focused environment and the increasing problems of tooth loss have considerably boosted the global dental consumable market. According to Market Research Future's expert market …
  • U.S. climate and energy policies must support better energy transport networks 21 May 2019 01:43 ANALYSIS/OPINION: A mentor of mine, the late Alaska Gov. and Interior Secretary Wally Hickel used to say, “the color of the environment isn’t just green — it’s real.” Whatever the intention is of those who fight new energy transportation projects, the …
  • Analysis of the Impact of China-Liberia 42 Years of an Amazing Friendship and Cooperation - The New Dawn Liberia 21 May 2019 01:39 There is an old Chinese saying: It is better to teach somebody how to fish than simply give him the fish. In order to help Liberia in the areas of socio-economic development, industrialization, innovation and technical advancement, global economic powers …
  • Dressbarn to close all of its 650 stores 21 May 2019 01:39 × Dressbarn to close all of its 650 stores MAHWAH, N.J. – Dressbarn will be closing all 650 of its stores, Ascena Retail Group announced on Monday. The women’s clothing retailer has locations across the country. “For more than 50 years, Dressbarn has …
  • It's a three-peat: RiverView Health one of the 'Best Places to Work in Healthcare' 21 May 2019 01:36 Submitted Monday May 20, 2019 at 12:20 PM It’s the only Minnesota health care organization to receive the 2019 honor     It’s a three-peat for RiverView Health as it was once again named as a Best Places to Work in Healthcare award recipient by Modern …
  • Human Rights Movements in the Middle East 21 May 2019 01:36 This is an excerpt from Regional Security in the Middle East: Sectors, Variables and Issues. Get your free copy here. The Middle East is often portrayed as an outlier when it comes to human rights, but rights are an important part of the political, …
  • Moody's says Illinois, New Jersey most vulnerable in event of a recession 21 May 2019 01:36 SPRINGFIELD -- A report from one of the nation's leading credit rating agencies says Illinois and New Jersey are the two states in the country least-equipped to handle another recession. While "the probability of a recession beginning within the …
  • Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary' 21 May 2019 01:34 Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary' Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 9:28 PM EDT May 20, 2019 Dressbarn, the women's clothing chain that's been …
  • Pope Francis: Throwing away food is like throwing away people 21 May 2019 01:34 VATICAN CITY  — Pope Francis condemned food waste, saying throwing away food is like throwing away people. “Waste reveals an indifference toward things and toward those who go without,” he said May 18. “To throw food away means to throw people away,” he …
  • 2019 Women in Print and Promo: Deborah A. Gelinas, American Solutions for Business 21 May 2019 01:27 DEBORAH A. GELINAS Director, Strategic Sales – NE, American Solutions for Business (ASB), Glenwood, Minn. How she got her start: Honestly, [when I was] growing up, my passion was to be in health care, but during school I took a part-time summer position at …
  • Qualstar Corp (QBAK) COB, CEO, President Steven N Bronson Bought $100,615 of Shares 21 May 2019 01:26 COB, CEO, President of Qualstar Corp (NASDAQ:QBAK) Steven N Bronson bought 17,903 shares of QBAK on 05/20/2019 at an average price of $5.62 a share. The total cost of this purchase was $100,615. Qualstar Corp is engaged in designing, developing, …
  • Mother of Nipsey Hussle's daughter has warrant for her arrest - Rolling Out 21 May 2019 01:23 Photo: A.R. Shaw for Steed Media Nipsey Hussle’s daughter’s mother made it clear that she intends to fight for custody of her daughter, Emani Asghedom. But Nipsey’s sister Samantha Smith says the mother, Tanisha Foster, is incapable of providing a stable …
  • Zero waste goals: No trash to be sent to landfills or incinerators 21 May 2019 01:15 The Sampah Menyampah & Friends’ Earth Weekend Market in April is probably one of the few shopping events that encourages its visitors to bring along their own bags instead of giving out disposable bags. This is the second year that the market – aimed …
  • Malaysians generate 38,000 tonnes of waste every day 21 May 2019 01:15 Even as the country gets called out by the international media as one of the “waste capitals” of the world – Malaysians are rising up against waste. While the issue of imported plastic waste continues to hog local and international headlines, Malaysians …
  • Reduce your waste footprint by not owning anything – no, really, it’s possible 21 May 2019 01:15 Here is one novel way for Malaysians to reduce our waste footprint: Give up on the idea of – gasp! – owning anything. Maria Antikainen is confident this can be done. She is from Finland’s VTT Technical Research Centre, which provides research and …
  • Do Dogs Really Smile At Us? 21 May 2019 01:10 The idea of dogs smiling is something we hear a lot, especially from proud canine owners who obviously share a bond with their furry friend. And it’s not without reason at all, since all of us at some point have seen the upturned mouths of our four-legged …
  • Six GISD students receive Girl Scout Gold Award 21 May 2019 01:08 The Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas recently hosted the 2019 Girl Scout Gold Award ceremony, awarding Girl Scouts from across the region with the organization’s highest honor. This year, 150 Girl Scouts in Northeast Texas will be presented with their Gold …
  • Would you pay more to help Bali save its environment? s of India Travel 21 May 2019 01:04 Your Bali travels are going to turn expensive with the implementation of the new tourist tax. As per the news reports, Bali Governor Wayon Koster said that tourists should also help contribute and conserve the island. The tax to be imposed is likely to be …
  • The VR training missions helping our government 21 May 2019 00:57 While virtual reality technology was pioneered by a handful of gaming-based enterprises and startups, the VR space has recently expanded to include commercial applications like real estate. Even beyond that, VR has applications in the training and …
  • Southeast Asia Struggles with Trash Rejected by China 21 May 2019 00:43 Southeast Asian nations are facing increased dumping of waste from industrialized nations, with Malaysia and the Philippines threatening to send back trash to countries of origin. Manila has recalled its ambassador and other senior diplomats from Canada …
  • Qingdao Huicheng Environment Technology's Share Trade To Debut On May 22 - Shenzhen Stock Exchange 21 May 2019 00:32 May 20 (Reuters) - Shenzhen Stock Exchange ::SAYS QINGDAO HUICHENG ENVIRONMENT TECHNOLOGY CO LTD'S SHARE TRADE TO DEBUT ON MAY 22 .  Full Article May 10 (Reuters) - Qingdao Huicheng Environmental Technology Co Ltd ::QINGDAO HUICHENG ENVIRONMENTAL …
  • Comment: More innovation needed 21 May 2019 00:25 Comment: Jacqueline Rowarth calls on smart-thinking Kiwis to be more innovative – not only to develop New Zealand's eco-future but also to create an environment and economy in balance. "New Zealand is the best deliverer of prosperity in the world …
  • A case for a New Direction government National Insurance Policy In Sierra Leone 21 May 2019 00:16 A case for a New Direction government National Insurance Policy In Sierra Leone. By Kortor Kamara, USA A national insurance policy plan designed with a clearly articulated vision, embracing the central economic development tenets of the government - …
  • Why Investors Are Pushing Companies To Think About The Environment 21 May 2019 00:05 The world is currently in a very dire state, and it’s no secret that it’s only going to get worse from here. In fact, the amount of environmental and socio-economical damage we have right now is dangerously close to being so irreversible that the world’s …
  • Environment Report: There’s So Much Plastic, It’s Falling From the Sky 20 May 2019 23:46 The remnants of a plastic doll lay alongside the Tijuana River. / Photo by Sam Hodgson It is raining plastic, according to federal researchers. A new paper by the U.S. Geological Survey finds that plastic is circulating in the atmosphere and falling …
  • Survey showing what’s living on our land 20 May 2019 23:27 Press Release – Greater Wellington Regional Council Environmental scientists have wrapped up year five of a project which allows changes in plant, bird and pest species to be accurately monitored and gives insight on how to create a healthier Wellington …
  • How a new diet for gassy cows is helping the environment 20 May 2019 23:16 Cattle farming is responsible for almost 10% of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization. So some farmers in Colombia have been piloting a different way of raising cows that has proved better for the …
  • What’s living on our land? 20 May 2019 22:43 Environmental scientists have wrapped up year five of a project which allows changes in plant, bird and pest species to be accurately monitored and gives insight on how to create a healthier Wellington region. A Greater Wellington Regional Council …
  • Mandatory evacuation order issued for areas of northwestern Alberta amid wildfire 20 May 2019 22:40 A mandatory evacuation order was issued for parts of Mackenzie County in northwestern Alberta Monday afternoon as an out-of-control wildfire burned in the area. The mandatory evacuation order was issued just before 1:30 p.m., for residents south and …
  • Tom Daley's husband accuses British Swimming of 'corruption' and creating 'toxic environment' in social media rant 20 May 2019 22:19 The husband of Olympic gold medallist Tom Daley has accused British Swimming of corruption and creating a “toxic environment” for their family in a social media rant. Dustin Lance Black launched a scathing attack after the governing body refused to allow …
  • Changing the Game: Introducing The Independent's series on sport, environment and the climate crisis 20 May 2019 21:49 There has been a fundamental shift in the climate conversation recently, one which has seen environmental issues pervade every shade of the political spectrum, every industry, every walk of life. In the UK the urgency was ratcheted up by the visit of the …
  • ABG commits $197million financing for environmental projects 20 May 2019 21:29 Manama: Al Baraka Banking Group (ABG) and UN Environment (UNEP) have proposed to collaborate for leveraging private finance for environmental projects in Al Baraka network countries. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed on May 20, 2019 to formalise the …
  • We’ll remain captives to poverty if destruction of environment is not tackled – Catholic Bishop 20 May 2019 21:01 General News of Monday, 20 May 2019 Source: www.ghanaweb.com 2019-05-20 play videoBishop of the Diocese of Damongo and Chair of the Ghana Prisons C’cil, Mst Rev. Peter Paul Angkyier The Bishop of the Diocese of Damongo and Chairman of the Ghana Prisons …
  • Kate Middleton ditches her heels for sneakers to play in her tree house - AOL 20 May 2019 20:40 Kate Middleton was as elegant as ever when she showed up to a press day for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London, England, on Monday. 32 PHOTOS Duchess Kate at the flower show See Gallery Duchess Kate at the flower show LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Catherine …
  • Salmon farming company Mowi 'investigated over chemical use' claims BBC Panorama 20 May 2019 20:28 A major salmon farming company is one of a number of firms under investigation over possible misreporting of chemical use, the BBC has revealed. Mowi, which was previously known as Marine Harvest, is said to be among those being looked at by regulators …
  • Condusiv: Optimizing System Infrastructure is Healthcare... 20 May 2019 20:04 Healthcare data is at a crossroads: share information now and standardize later, or vice-versa? Condusiv Technologies’ James D’Arezzo sees this as a false choice; the real crisis, he says, is not interoperability but lagging system throughput. GLENDALE, …
  • Q&A: Harel Insurance moves to multicloud for infrastructure-free environment 20 May 2019 19:58 Multicloud adopters are seeing the value of undergoing a profound transformation in their digital model. They are leveraging multicloud solutions that help them accelerate and enhance their business impact. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial …
  • Professor rethinks living spaces for refugee camps 20 May 2019 19:53 With every touch of a screen, new technologies including smartphones and social media have made the world smaller. Rana Abudayyeh, Robin Klehr Avia Professor of Interior Design in UT's College of Architecture and Design, asks how architects respond to …
  • Charlotte, N.C. | Innovative, Active, and Christ-Centered Education – The Oak’s School 20 May 2019 19:36 Many public schools across the United States are still under the Common Core national standards. New evidence is revealing the full extent of Common Core's historic failure. The Pinoneer Institute published a study assessing the damage of this …
  • DOJ reveals name of ex-US Attorney accused of sexual misconduct after Buzzfeed lawsuit 20 May 2019 19:32 The Justice Department has revealed the name of a former U.S. attorney accused of misconduct after Buzzfeed News successfully sued for disclosure of his identity. The Justice Department announced in May 2017 that the since-retired attorney had an affair …
  • Sultan Ahmed appointed as RAJUK chairman 20 May 2019 19:12 Nurul Kadir, additional secretary to the Ministry of Environment and Forests Climate Change, will replace him in the Department of Environment. The public administration ministry announced the decision on Monday.Sultan takes over the office of chairman of …
  • Tom Daley's husband accuses British Swimming of 'corruption' in rant 20 May 2019 19:11 Tom Daley's husband Dustin Lance Black accuses British Swimming of 'corruption' and creating a 'toxic and unsafe environment for their family' in explosive social media rant... in row over a BUGGY before Brit won gold Tom Daley's …
  • SMC, NGO praised for running pilot project on waste management 20 May 2019 19:09 Datu Dr Penguang Manggil SIBU: A pilot project to combat indiscriminate waste-dumping has earned praises from Assistant Minister of Local Government Datu Dr Penguang Manggil. He regards the collaboration between the Junior Chamber International (JCI) …
  • SpartanNash Co (SPTN) CEO Dave Staples on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 20 May 2019 18:53 SpartanNash Co (NASDAQ:SPTN) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference Call May 20, 2019 8:00 AM ET Company Participants Katie Turner - Investor Relations Dave Staples - President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Shamber - Executive Vice President and Chief Financial …
  • Rethinking compliance 20 May 2019 18:49 In today’s complex business environment, organisations need to deal with several regulatory compliances in the course of conducting business. Bangladesh, being an emerging nation, is fast adopting several regulatory compliance measures to regulate …
  • Time for RMG to be eco-correct 20 May 2019 18:47 Before 2012, DBL Group used 120 litres of water for washing a kilogram of fabric. But by 2016, the garment maker was able to bring down its water consumption to 60 litres thanks to installation of modern technologies. This means, DBL can now save more than …
  • Baidu: I Am Not Worried 20 May 2019 18:30 Chinese internet giant Baidu (BIDU) reported Q1'19 results last week with a miss on earnings and revenue in line with expectations. The stock has been slammed since the report and is at its lowest price in more than five years. Because of the intensity …
  • Tanzania bans all use of plastic carrier bags 20 May 2019 18:17 Tourists are being warned to avoid bringing plastic bags to Tanzania from June 1st, when a ban will go into force throughout the country. The Tanzanian government has issued a notice saying all plastic carrier bags will be prohibited from being “imported, …
  • Ecobank Plastic for Cash: Lagosians throng Sewage Plant 20 May 2019 18:10 LAGOS residents have continued to throng the Lagos sewage treatment plant at Amuwo Odofin to exchange used plastic bottles for cash being part of Ecobank’s campaign to rid the environment of non-biodegradable materials.  In marking its 2019 Sustainability …
  • Dozens of bee species extinct or on verge of disappearing across UK, study finds 20 May 2019 18:05 Climate change, habitat loss, pollution and disease are threatening the pollinators, the analysis of 228 species concluded, independent.co.uk wrote. It discovered that 17 species were regionally extinct — including the Great Yellow Bumblebee, the Potter …
  • Katie Dykes takes helm at DEEP in era of escalating climate change 20 May 2019 18:01 Elizabeth Hamilton :: CT Mirror DEEP Commissioner Katie Dykes Katie Dykes has sat at the large conference table in the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection commissioner’s office many, many times. But not the way she does now. Now she sits at …
  • NRPA president awarded for 47 years of dedication 20 May 2019 17:47 Richard Grant honored with lifetime achievement award Richard Grant has dedicated the last 47 years to helping protect and preserve Narrow River, a lifetime body of work that recently received national attention. As the president of the Narrow River …
  • Feature- Chinese contractor takes steps to protect wildlife in Brunei 20 May 2019 17:33 BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, April 25 (Xinhua) -- Inside a remote district in Brunei that is largely uninhabited and covered with virgin forest, the China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) is at the final stages of constructing a bridge, which is …
  • Neurologist Robert Sapolsky on stress and Donald Trump: Humans are not "inherently rational beings" 20 May 2019 17:23 Donald Trump's presidency has caused a large increase in self-reported levels of stress among the American people. This will impact their health for generations. A similar dynamic is taking place in Europe and other parts of the world where …
  • Hotel Co-Working on the Rise as 55% of People Struggle to Concentrate at Work 20 May 2019 17:07 Hotels set to revolutionize the way we work as almost half of people prefer to remote work in hotels. Over 55% of workers who also work remotely (either occasionally or full time) struggle to concentrate in the office for at least half an hour each day, …
  • Economic reforms contribute to dev't of favorable business environment in Azerbaijan 20 May 2019 16:49 Baku, Azerbaijan, May 20 By Matanat Nasibova – Trend: The deep economic reforms carried out in Azerbaijan recently have contributed to the development of a favorable business environment in the country, Azerbaijani MP Ali Huseynli said, Trend reports on …
  • Under the sea 20 May 2019 16:38 Image copyright David Ainsley Image caption Dead farmed salmon at bottom of fish farm net Scottish salmon is marketed as healthy, sustainable and environmentally-friendly but is that image accurate? It was once considered a luxury but now a staggering one …
  • Uniper In Talks On Majority Stake In Wilhelmshaven LNG Terminal 20 May 2019 16:32 May 7 (Reuters) - Uniper ::CFO SAYS THERE IS NO NEWS FROM CONVERSATIONS WITH FORTUM >>.CFO SAYS FIRST ROUND OF TALKS WITH GOVENRMENT ABOUT IMPLEMENTING COAL EXIT DECISIONS HAS TAKEN PLACE.CFO SAYS NORD STREAM 2 CONSORTIUM HAS DRAWN DOWN 650 MILLION …
  • On the horizon: 79 tech & startup events across NC in June 20 May 2019 16:29 Plenty of technology and life science events and deadlines are on tap for June, and we suggest you pencil them into your calendar soon. If you’re interested in events coming up in the immediate future, check out our roundup of May events in the Triangle …
  • Xbox chief Phil Spencer outlines plans for fighting toxicity in gaming 20 May 2019 16:16 Microsoft’s Xbox chief Phil Spencer says he’s acutely aware of the problems the gaming industry faces from a cultural perspective — issues like toxicity, abuse and harassment, and exclusionary attitudes that can keep gaming’s benefits from spreading beyond …
  • Salmon giant probed over chemical use 20 May 2019 15:55 Image caption Mowi operates numerous fish farms in Scotland The world's biggest salmon farming company is one of a number of firms under investigation for possible misreporting of chemical use. The BBC can reveal Mowi, formerly known as Marine Harvest, …
  • NYC education officials to sue over 'an environment which is hostile toward whites' 20 May 2019 15:17 Four New York City Department of Education executives plan to sue the city, claiming they were demoted by because they are white, according to the New York Post. The four reportedly claimed Chancellor Richard Carranza has created “an environment which is …
  • Kublr VMware Integration Now Streamlines Kubernetes Deployments on any Environment 20 May 2019 13:52 BARCELONA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 20, 2019-- Kublr  announced today a new integration that makes it dramatically easier to deploy, run, and manage Kubernetes clusters on VMware. This is the latest advancement in the Kublr Platform’s ability to provide …
  • Enhancing quality of justice to improve business environment in Azerbaijan 20 May 2019 11:23 Baku, Azerbaijan, May 20 By Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend: Enhancing the quality of justice will improve the investment and business environment in Azerbaijan, said Orkhan Mammadov, chairman of the board of the Agency for the Development of Small and Medium- …
  • Experts: Azerbaijan needs to strengthen role of civil society to improve business environment 20 May 2019 10:31 Baku, Azerbaijan, May 20 By Matanat Nasibova – Trend: In order to strengthen the development of small and medium-sized enterprises in Azerbaijan, it is necessary to “conduct an inspection of the legislation”, said expert Osman Gunduz at a forum dedicated …
  • British Swimming responds to claims of 'toxic environment' from Daley's husband 20 May 2019 10:17 Tom Daley (left) with husband Dustin Lance Black in December 2018British Swimming says it is "extremely disappointed" after claims from Tom Daley's husband, Dustin Lance Black, that the organisation has created a "toxic environment" …
  • Are Electric Vehicles Really Better For The Environment? 20 May 2019 08:58 Since the first modern electric vehicles (EV) took to the roads in the 2000s, critics have been quick to question the ‘clean’ label attached to them. From manufacturing concerns to battery power sources as well as overall autonomy, EVs have been under …
  • ENVIRONMENT: Battling plastic in Panama mangroves 20 May 2019 07:24 (MENAFN - Newsroom Panama) OVER 300 volunteers participated in a garbage clean up in the Juan Díaz mangroves, on Sunday, May 19, in the jetty sector. The event was organized by the Movimiento Mi Mar, which reported that most of the garbage collected in …
  • Environment markets suffer as Coalition win kills emissions, renewable targets 20 May 2019 05:35 The first tangible impact from the surprise re-election of the Morrison Coalition government has been a direct hit on environmental markets, where the price of renewable energy certificates and Australian carbon credits (yes, we do already have a carbon …
  • Effective communication will save environment 20 May 2019 04:40 GUEST COLUMN PETER MAKWANYA CLIMATE change communication is the mainstay of environmental sustainability. It is the integral element and pivot of strengthening and transforming the environment, so that it becomes more habitable and people friendly. …
  • Otakiri bottling-plant expansion back in Environment Court 20 May 2019 03:29 Thousands of plastic bottles have been dumped on the doorstep of Whakatane District Council today as nearby a hearing was held on the proposed expansion of a water bottling plant at Otakiri. In June last year, Creswell NZ Limited was successful in its …
  • Stakeholders Hail Amendment Of Lagos Environment Law 20 May 2019 03:02 Stakeholders in the environment sector in Lagos State on Thursday lauded the state House of Assembly for proposing an amendment to the Environmental law to empower the Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA). The stakeholders gave the commendation …
  • Activist Tasks Rivers Community On Environment Day 20 May 2019 03:02 An Environmental right activist, Miss Blessing Digbani, has tasked the leadership of Bille Kingdom in the Degema Local Government Area of Rivers State to come up with Modalities towards the establishment of a Bille Environment Day. Digbani, who said this …
  • Hawke’s Bay deer farmers win top environment award 20 May 2019 02:49 DEER INDUSTRY NZ Media release 20 May 2019 Hawke’s Bay deer farmers win top environment award Central Hawke’s Bay couple Evan and Linda Potter have won the premier Elworthy Award in the deer industry’s 2019 environmental awards. The Potters were praised by …
  • Letter: Environment vs. economy is a false choice 20 May 2019 01:30 When I was a kid, there was an ad for Campbell’s Chunky Soups, where they asked, “Is it soup or is it a meal?” I found that question perplexing, wondering why couldn’t it be both. Likewise, the conundrum about climate change: Is it good for the environment …
  • Obasanjo charges FG to provide enabling environment for private sector 19 May 2019 23:23 Theophilus Onojeghen, Warri Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged government at all levels to provide a conducive atmosphere for the private sector in the country to contribute to the nation’s economic development. He described the private sector as …
  • Veolia remediates its A/NZ Salesforce environment 19 May 2019 21:37 Water and waste giant Veolia Australia and New Zealand has remediated its Salesforce environment, standardising 80 percent of its processes and the way data is captured across its operations. Chief information officer Satha Pillay told the recent …
  • Saudi- Environment Minister Signs Strategic Cooperation Agreement with UNEP on Building Capacity 19 May 2019 18:07 (MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency) Riyadh, May 19, 2019, SPA -- The Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture Eng. Abdurrahman bin Abdul Mohsen Al-Fadhli signed today a draft strategic cooperation agreement with the Executive Director of the United Nations …
  • Bryan Gould: Could we prosecute 'rapers and pillagers' of the environment? 19 May 2019 16:34 Two developments over the past week or so demonstrate how serious is the existential crisis we now face, by virtue of the damage we are doing to our planet, and how far away we are from facing up to our responsibilities. First, was the UN report on the …
  • UNDP's commitment to the environment 19 May 2019 13:48 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is deeply committed to environmental challenges by establishing a vibrant and resilient Network of Environmental Journalists to help confront Biodiversity and Climate Change in the region via thorough and …
  • Malaysia drafts tougher penalties for offenses that harm environment 19 May 2019 09:50 A trust fund is also being set up to reward whistleblowers and for effective enforcement, straitstimes.com wrote. These come in the wake of the recent toxic waste dumping into Sungai Kim Kim, which at its peak sent more than 4,000 people to hospitals in …
  • Peterborough ‘needs to do more’ to become UK’s Environment Capital 19 May 2019 09:42 Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old from Sweden and leading environmental campaigner, recently visited Britain. Here, she was met by every party leader represented in the Commons but one: Theresa May, writes Cllr Shaz Nawaz, leader of the Labour group on …
  • May 18: Isitt appears to seek bland environment 19 May 2019 07:02 Re: “Ban horse-drawn carriages by 2023, Coun. Ben Isitt says,” May 14. Victoria is in a unique position as our capital city. It is known worldwide for its charm and beauty. As I follow the utterings of Coun. Ben Isitt, he appears to be attempting to create …
  • Create Enabling Environment To Reduce Inflation, LCCI Tells FG 19 May 2019 04:04 LEADERSHIP : The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has advised the Federal Government to create an environment that would assist in reducing operating and production costs toward achieving its single-digit inflation rate target. The director- …
  • Saving environment is saving life 18 May 2019 23:20 We have this strange mentality that drives us to destroy things first and then scramble to rebuild them. This applies to almost everything of worth ranging from towns and cities built over centuries to precious natural resources like rivers and forests. …
  • How much CO2 per e-mail? Hi-tech’s high cost on the environment 18 May 2019 21:58 PARIS — Technology is often touted as a solution to the world’s environmental challenges, but it is also part of the problem: industry executives are facing rising pressure to clean up their energy- and resource-intensive business. How much energy, for …
  • ‘Why don’t we help the environment?’: Edmonton company gets into business of paper straws 18 May 2019 20:49 An Edmonton company that is one of the first in the country to manufacture paper straws is expecting big growth in its future. Mickey Gois started Royal Paper Industries in August 2017 to offer paper straws as an alternative to plastic straws. “I said, ‘ …
  • Environment chief in Brazil criticizes Amazon defense fund 18 May 2019 20:08 By Marcelo Silva De Sousa Published 12:53 pm PDT, Saturday, May 18, 2019 SAO PAULO — Brazil’s environment minister questioned the effectiveness of the Amazon Fund created to protect the vast rain forest, the latest challenge to environmentalists from …
  • Former Metro East U.S. Attorney's affair with subordinate violated ethics rules, created hostile work environment 18 May 2019 18:11 FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS — A former top law enforcement official in southern Illinois carried on a years-long affair with a subordinate, creating a work environment so hostile that employees feared they would get fired for speaking to internal investigators about …
  • SON tasks industry owners on proper environment management 18 May 2019 17:11 The Standards Organisation of Nigeria has called for proper pollution control and improved management of hazardous products and environmental waste in all work places and industries. The Director-General of the organisation, Osita Aboloma, made the call at …
  • Letter: Help the environment — stop buying single-use products 18 May 2019 15:52 According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the average American throws away 4.4 pounds of trash every day. There are currently more than 5 trillion pieces of plastic floating in the ocean, yet companies and communities continue to use disposable …
  • How Is the Resurgence of Vinyl Impacting Our Environment? 18 May 2019 13:49 Spencer Platt, Getty Images The music industry has marked more than a decade of phenomenal growth in vinyl sales, but the question of sustainability remains. The figures are no doubt impressive: Some 14.3 million albums were shipped in 2017. Sales were up …
  • ENVIRONMENT: Panama???s first biofilter installed 18 May 2019 07:14 (MENAFN - Newsroom Panama) The first biofilter in Panama installed in the National Transportation Terminal, on Friday, May 17 can purify the air breathed by nearly 2,800 people. The biofilter is 4 meters high, with 500 liters of licoalga and extracts air …
  • No green nod required for construction on 20000-50000 sq metre area: Environment Ministry 18 May 2019 05:26 Construction in areas between 20,000-50,000 square metres will not require environment clearance from the government anymore, the Centre has said in its modified notification on the environment impact assessment (EIA). The notification, recently issued by …
  • Nation loses consumer and environment icon 18 May 2019 03:51 GEORGE TOWN: Any mention of S. M. Mohamed Idris (pix) will conjure up his appearance in a black songkok, a sarong and white kurta as well as his iconic beard. Many have looked to him as a consumer and environment champion for being vocal with criticisms …
  • OLORI ADEPEJU SONUGA FADESEWA: I left my first marriage in order to bring up my children in a better environment 18 May 2019 03:43 Olori Adepeju Sonuga Fadesewa, a renowned Costumier and Make-up artist with former Nigerian Television Service (NTS) now Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), had her signature etched in some of the most famed drama series of her era. The unending list …
  • Lt. Governor Nuñez Bullish On Space, Environment, Education 18 May 2019 01:59 Miami State Legislator Jeanette Núñez speaks with local business owners at a round table discussion in Orlando, FL on Oct. 17, 2018. Photo by Shanya Richburg. Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez says she’s thrilled with the outcome of the 2019 legislative …