Asteroid Dust Could Help Cool the Climate, Scientists Say

Credit to Author: Becky Ferreira| Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 19:18:51 +0000

A new study links an asteroid collision to a cooling period and a burst of biodiversity 466 million years ago, and suggests that asteroid dust could help the climate crisis today.

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Residents of a Siberian Town With Black Snow Are Pleading for Asylum in Canada

Credit to Author: Sarah Emerson| Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:51:59 +0000

Residents of Kiselyovsk, the heart of Russia’s coal-mining industry, are asking Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to accept them as environmental refugees. But they don’t stand a chance.

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Captain hailed hero after bird strike disables Russian plane

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 11:47:10 +0000

Captain hailed hero after bird strike disables Russian plane

MOSCOW — The captain of a Russian passenger jet was hailed as a hero Thursday for landing his plane in a cornfield after it collided with a flock of gulls seconds after takeoff, causing both engines to malfunction. While dozens of people sought medical assistance, only one was hospitalized. The event drew comparisons to the […]

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