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Startup CO2Rail Is Building Trains That Capture Carbon Dioxide Out of the Air to Fight Climate Change
Eric Bachman and Geoffrey Ozin will be the first to tell you that they are unlikely bedfellows. Bachman, the scion of a railroad family that’s been in the business since the late 19th century, and Ozin, a nanochemistry researcher with a day job at the University of Toronto, seem to have little in common. Interviewed […]
Al Gore compares climate change deniers to botched law enforcement response in Uvalde massacre | Fox News
Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Former Vice President Al Gore made a stunning comparison, saying climate change skeptics are similar to the law enforcement officers who botched the response to the mass school shooting in Uvalde, Texas. “Climate deniers […]
Mayorkas says immigration crisis not unique to US: 'Reflective of the economic downturn' and 'climate change' | Fox News
Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said Sunday that the immigration crisis at the southern border is not unique to the U.S., and that southern countries are also seeing a massive influx of migrants due […]
Mahathir talks about Pedra Branca, rule of law, & climate change at Oxford Union - Mothership.SG - News from Singapore, Asia and around the world
The former prime minister of Malaysia, Mahathir Mohamad spoke to Malaysian students at Oxford University for the second time. Mahathir touched on the rule of law issue and used Pedra Branca as an example. He noted that the matter of Pedra Branca, which he described as “a rock” in his post, was taken to the […]
EPA spends millions from Biden's COVID bill on climate change programs, EV Rideshares, 'pruning workshops' | Fox News
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg wouldn’t say if President Biden’s American Rescue Plan contributed to inflation but said that economists and historians would be “debating” it for “decades.”  NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! FIRST ON FOX: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) spent $4.3 million in funds from President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief […]
It grows 1,500 times the food with 5% of the water. How a Utah vertical farm combats climate change.
This story is part of The Salt Lake Tribune’s ongoing commitment to identify solutions to Utah’s biggest challenges through the work of the Innovation Lab. Before Utah’s searing, mega-drought summer, came the winter storm of 2021. In February tornadoes and ice storms swept across the nation causing massive damage. Hardest hit was Texas, where millions […]
California, New Zealand announce climate change partnership - ABC News
SAN FRANCISCO — Top officials from California and New Zealand signed a pledge Friday agreeing to help fight climate change by sharing ideas and best practices, including how to put millions more electric vehicles on the road. Gov. Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern spoke about the agreement at San […]
Here’s Why California and New Zealand Are Teaming Up to Fight Climate Change – NBC Bay Area
Top officials from California and New Zealand signed a pledge Friday agreeing to help fight climate change by sharing ideas and best practices, including how to put millions more electric vehicles on the road. Gov. Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern spoke about the agreement at San Francisco’s Golden Gate […]
As climate change accelerates, Americans increasingly turn to native plants - The Washington Post
One late summer day, a monarch butterfly crawled from its chrysalis in a suburban Maryland garden, stretched open two orange wings to dry in the sun and took flight. It tarried in the garden for a while, stopping to bask in the sunlight and slurp nectar from a row of inviting milkweed. Soon it was […]
Climate change to make pollen season longer and nastier, scientists say - CBS News
Climate change has already made allergy season longer and pollen counts higher, but you ain’t sneezed nothing yet. Climate scientists at the University of Michigan looked at 15 different plant pollens in the United States and used computer simulations to calculate how much worse allergy season will likely get by the year 2100. It’s enough […]