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April 17, 2019: Despite hundreds having been arrested so far, climate change activists threatened to disrupt public transportation in London Wednesday after demonstrations at four city landmarks in the past two days.
April 17, 2019: Both Extinction Rebellion and the Bank of England governor have issued dire warnings about the threat humanity facesThis morning two very different kinds of harbingers brought us a message of climate doom. One was a colourful crowd of climate activists called Extinction Rebellion, who have been blocking traffic in L...
April 17, 2019: As residents are advised to keep windows closed we want to hear from UK readers about measures to tackle poor air qualityResidents of a newly approved south London housing development will live in an area where illegal levels of air pollution are so bad they will be told to keep their windows closed.Nitrogen dioxide...
April 17, 2019: The development of a new type of solar evaporator promises to power a new generation of cheaper and more efficient small-scale desalination technology.
April 17, 2019: Climate change protesters have glued themselves to a train and blocked major London intersections on the third day of a civil disobedience campaign.
April 17, 2019: London has been brought to the halt after militant climate change protesters cause havoc for a third day in a row, climbing and gluing themselves on subway trains, causing road closures and other disruption, leading to an arrest of nearly 300 people in the past 48 hours.
April 17, 2019: Julia Louis-Dreyfus discussed on Late
April 17, 2019: Pressure is mounting on business leaders to take a stance on climate change and other hot-button policy issues.
April 17, 2019: Russia is eyeing the development of vast oil and gas resources locked beneath the Arctic Circle. The costly initiative is part of the Kremlin's plan to establish and control a North Sea Route (NSR) connecting shipping lanes between Europe and the Far East.
April 17, 2019: Teen cllimate change activist Greta Thunberg meets Pope Francis.
April 17, 2019: London protesters have also blocked four road junctions and disrupted trainsClimate activists have chained themselves outside Jeremy Corbyn’s house in the latest escalation of the civil disobedience protests that have been blocking road junctions and iconic landmarks in the capital since Monday.At about 2pm four p...
April 17, 2019: The leader of a union representing 50,000 flight attendants warned in a column for Vox on Thursday that climate change is increasing in-flight turbulence.In the column, Association of Flight Attendants President Sara Nelson notes that turbulence is...
April 17, 2019: Pope Francis on Wednesday encouraged teenage Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg to “continue” her fight to raise awareness on the issue.Thunberg has gained global attention in recent months for her efforts in organizing teenage-led...
April 17, 2019: A large portion of the country is on high alert for severe storms, including the threat of tornadoes, through the nighttime hours, bringing a heightened risk to those in the path.
April 17, 2019: Maria was the rainiest hurricane known to have hit the island. Scientists say a storm of its severity is nearly five times more likely to occur today, with warmer air and oceans, than in the 1950s.
April 17, 2019: Birmingham RepEllam’s poem about a basketball-star demi-god and his goddess-mother fighting celestial beings gets a stunning out on the stageThe Half God of Rainfall tells the story of Demi, a Nigerian basketball hero and Olympic sportsman whose tears cause rivers to overflow. He is also the son of Zeus. But since...
April 17, 2019: On the third day of the province's legal challenge, the five-judge panel will hear from environmental, Indigenous and taxpayers' groups.
April 17, 2019: The heads of two major central banks warn firms they may fail
April 17, 2019: Making plans for weather emergencies may be challenging for the deaf and hard-of-hearing community if the information is not presented visually.
April 17, 2019: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), who is running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, is pressing the nation’s top general on the threat of climate change.In an eight-page letter to Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph...
April 17, 2019: Frank Ocean has graced the cover of Gayletter magazine with the private singer giving a rare interview about his career and his move away from major labels.
April 17, 2019: The 2020s, just right around the corner, promise to be a critical decade. U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez intends the 2020s to be the decade that the United States tackles climate change by reinventing our society's antiquated energy infrastructure, while also guaranteeing Americans livable, dignified i...
April 17, 2019: More than 300 arrested in London as protesters continue to block roads in capital and across EuropeClimate activists chain themselves up outside Jeremy Corbyn’s house Continue reading...
April 17, 2019: This storm is likely to produce multiple hazards, but heavy rain may be most significant locally.
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