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Not As Good For Work: The Chevy Silverado EV vs. The Ford Lightning

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:40:42 +0000

A few weeks ago, Chevrolet revealed the upcoming Silverado EV. Long story short, it’s a half-ton-ish pickup truck that has a lot of the features that made the Avalanche cool. The midgate gives it a short bed that can act like a long bed (if you’re willing to fold down the rear seats). Beyond that, […]


Thousands of fish die from thermal shock as cold sweeps Greece

RICHO LAGOON, Greece — Hundreds of thousands of farmed fish have died from cold in a lagoon in northwestern Greece after a heavy snowstorm crippled the country this week. The dead fish, seabream and white seabream, began to emerge on the surface of the Richo Lagoon of Drepano Lake early on Tuesday after temperatures in the water dropped to as low as zero degrees Celsius. “The destruction is huge, it is estimated there are around 50 tons of dead fish,” said Ioannis Ouzounoglou, who works at the state-owned fish farm, after collecting some in his rowing boat. “In all the last years that I have been recording and measuring temperatures in the area, I never expected that we wo…

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Mill Bay woman jumps into ocean to rescue driver after dump truck plunges off road into water

Credit to Author: Lora Grindlay| Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2022 20:41:11 +0000

The driver of the tandem dump truck lost control as the vehicle travelled down Frayne Road, crossing Mill Bay Road, then plunging down a 50-foot embankment and landing upside down in the ocean.


It’s Barty vs power-hitting Collins in Australian Open final

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2022 22:43:50 +0000

MELBOURNE (AFP) – A ruthless Ashleigh Barty swept into her first Australian Open final on Thursday with a clinical, straight-sets demolition of Madison Keys to set-up a title match with the hard-hitting Danielle Collins. The world number one overwhelmed 51st-ranked Keys, 6-1, 6-3, in just 62 minutes with another American awaiting after the all-business Collins […]


Winners, losers and fallout from the 2022 Baseball Hall of Fame election
Who is headed to Cooperstown? Who got close? Who got left out? We break down the HOF voting results.


Suitable growing regions for coffee, cashews, and avocados predicted to shift as Earth warms
A new analysis predicts that, as climate change progresses, the most suitable regions for growing coffee arabica, cashews, and avocados will decline in some of the main countries that produce these crops.


Suitable growing regions for coffee, cashews, and avocados predicted to shift as Earth warms
A new analysis predicts that, as climate change progresses, the most suitable regions for growing coffee arabica, cashews, and avocados will decline in some of the main countries that produce these crops.


Scientists regrow frog's lost leg
Scientists have triggered long-term growth of legs in adult frogs, which are naturally unable to regenerate limbs. The frogs regrew a lost leg over months, triggered by just 24 hour exposure to a five-drug cocktail held under a bioreactor. The new legs were functional enough to enable sensation and locomotion.


Scientists regrow frog's lost leg
Scientists have triggered long-term growth of legs in adult frogs, which are naturally unable to regenerate limbs. The frogs regrew a lost leg over months, triggered by just 24 hour exposure to a five-drug cocktail held under a bioreactor. The new legs were functional enough to enable sensation and locomotion.


Debris from fishing, oyster farms lurks underwater in B.C., endangering sea life

Credit to Author: Massey Padgham| Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2022 20:40:36 +0000

Abandoned oyster and other aquaculture farms of the west coast of Vancouver Island are death traps to salmon, herring, marine mammals and myriad sea life — and nobody really knows how many are out there.


Ferrer signs 2-year extension for NorthPort Batang Pier

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2022 22:13:13 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO NorthPort rewarded swingman Kevin Ferrer a two-year extension after the two sides agreed on a deal. Ferrer inked on the dotted line after he and agent Marvin Espiritu met with Batang Pier manager Bonnie Tan Thursday, Jan. 27 to formalize the deal. His previous contract with NorthPort was a similar two-year pact […]


PH XI blanks Indonesia, nears World Cup dream

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2022 21:47:23 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO The Philippine women’s football team claimed a historic place in the quarterfinals of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup after rolling past Indonesia, 6-0, in their final group stage match Thursday, Jan. 27 at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Pune, India. Katrina Guillou and Sarina Bolden scored in the first half before […]