Sunday, May 9, 2021
The wildfires, which are burning around the world’s coldest village, are believed to be caused by underground ‘zombie’ infernos fueled by leaking methane.Thawing permafrost in the far north of Russia is releasing gas frozen for many millennia and igniting...
Scientists have warned that if global temperatures were to reach 4C above pre-industrial levels, it would unleash 'unimaginable amounts of water'.More than a third of all Antarctic ice shelves would be at risk of collapsing as well.In a study...
You wake up to a dark, dreary, glum-feeling, Monday-type of morning. For the 547th consecutive day.Just 18 months prior, you were a hard-working farmer gearing up for another bountiful crop season.But then the skies went dark.From early 536 to...
Forest fires in Syria and neighboring Lebanon have killed two people and burned swathes of land since Thursday, state media and officials said.Syrian state television on Saturday morning broadcast scenes from the affected areas, where firefighters were working to...
The fires, which started in California on Friday after a scorching heatwave and have now spread up the West Coast, burned homes to the ground and left a path of devastation in their wake.California Governor Gavin Newsom said this was the...
Investor Bill Ackman urged President Donald Trump and corporate America in an impassioned plea on CNBC to shut down the country for 30 days to contain the fast-spreading coronavirus, calling it the only option to rescue the economy.“What’s scaring the American people...
Gale-force winds in Australia merged two enormous fires into a megablaze spanning an area four times the size of Greater London on Friday, while tens of thousands rallied to again demand action on climate change."The conditions are difficult today,"...
As Australia's catastrophic wildfires rage on with no end in sight, University of Sydney ecologist Chris Dickman said the number of animals killed in the blazes has topped one billion—a horrifying figure that the scientist described as a "very conservative" estimate.Dickman told HuffPost late...
LOS ANGELES - Some diseases and infections have made an alarming comeback in the past decade, such as measles — which many health officials believed could have been eradicated with proper public health measures. Here’s a look at five of the...
During the Sixties, the world arguably came the closest to all-out nuclear war as the US and Soviet Union tussled over ultimate supremacy both on the ground and in space. These tensions reached their peak in 1962 during the Cuban Missile Crisis, after Soviet...

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