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August 13, 2020: High pressure over the Southwest will bring excessive heat to Southern California, especially inland areas.
August 13, 2020: Glass-walled booths in Seoul won’t let you in unless your temperature is normalCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageSouth Korea has opened a high-tech new front in the battle against coronavirus, fortifying bus shelters in the capital with temperature-checking doors and ultraviolet disinfe...
August 13, 2020: Konrad Koni Steffen apparently fell to his death in a crevasse on the ice sheet he dedicated his life to studying.
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August 13, 2020: The fire is tearing through 10,000 acres in Los Angeles County, with zero acres contained as of Wednesday evening.
August 13, 2020: The rule would end Obama-era restrictions on emissions of methane, a potent climate-warming gas. The move could make it harder to argue that natural gas is a cleaner-burning fossil fuel than coal.
August 13, 2020: Michael Matheson points to increasing intense weather after train derailment kills three peopleScotland’s transport secretary has said that the climate crisis is presenting increasing challenges for rail safety, after three people died in a devastating derailment in Aberdeenshire following a night of thunderstorms...
August 13, 2020: Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) made waves during the campaign not with the specifics of her climate plan, but rather with her focus on rectifying environmental wrongs often centered in vulnerable communities.Harris, now presumptive Democratic...
August 13, 2020: Summer floods in China have left more than 200 people dead or missing and caused 5 billion in direct damage, an emergency management official said Thursday.
August 13, 2020: Single-unit rise in exposure to small-particle pollution over previous decade may increase death rate by up to 6%Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageLong-term exposure to air pollution may increase the risk of death from Covid-19, according to a large study by the Office for National Statis...
August 13, 2020: Florida Gators quarterback Kyle Trask added his voice to the growing number of student-athletes who are advocating for playing football this season despite the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
August 13, 2020: Smoke was seen billowing into the sky after a passenger train derailed Wednesday morning near the town of Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, in eastern Scotland, leaving at least three dead and at least six others injured. Officers with the British Transport Police stated that they responded to the incident at 9:43 a.m., lo...
August 13, 2020: Fire is threatening 300 homes near Mosier, Gov. Brown has actioned the Emergency Conflagration Act to deal with the 500 acre blaze
August 13, 2020: A powerful tornado swept through a popular tourist area in China over the weekend, injuring dozens of people and causing damage.
August 13, 2020: Hot temperatures are expanding for the second half of the week, as tens of millions of Americans will see extreme heat Thursday.
August 13, 2020: Anheuser-Busch will soon transform a chunk of its semi fleet to run on renewable natural gas.
August 13, 2020: Downpours triggered serious flash flooding across portions of the mid-Atlantic at midweek, including areas recently soaked by Isaias, and forecasters say repeated downpours and more incidents of flooding are likely to continue into the weekend across parts of the Southeast, central Appalachians and mid-Atlantic. Fla...
August 13, 2020: Tropical Storm Josephine formed in the Atlantic Ocean on Thursday morning, making it the earliest J-named storm in a record-setting hurricane season.
August 13, 2020: Methane is a greenhouse gas that heats the planet far faster than CO2 and addressing it is critical to slowing global heating The Trump administration is revoking rules that require oil and gas drillers to detect and fix leaks of methane, a greenhouse gas that heats the planet far faster than carbon dioxide.Methane ...
August 13, 2020: Tropical Storm Josephine developed over the Atlantic Ocean on Thursday and is forecast to produce gusty winds and downpours in parts of the Leeward Islands this weekend before it runs into some more weather hurdles. A disturbance spinning over the middle of the Atlantic organized enough to be named Tropical Depressi...
August 13, 2020: Money doesn't grow on trees, but for farmers, what they grow does make them money - unless it’s destroyed by a rare derecho.  Almost a month away from the beginning of harvest, corn crops in Iowa were significantly damaged and in many cases destroyed in the wake of a massive derecho that tore a path...
August 13, 2020: Josephine is the earliest J-named storm in a record-setting hurricane season.
August 13, 2020: Two deals that are sure to make a buzz.
August 13, 2020: While the usual mid-September peak of hurricane season is still several weeks away, the 2020 season is moving at the fastest pace since recordkeeping started in 1851.
August 13, 2020: DARPA is moving to the next phase of its project for arrays of thousands of floating sensors to monitor activity over, on and under the water for a year at a time.