A Pink Glacier In Italy Is Not Good News

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 11 Jul 2020 01:56:33 +0000

In Italy, the Presena glacier is turning pink due to algae, and this will make the ice melt even faster. Blagio di Mauro from the Institute of Polar Sciences at Italy’s National Research Council told CNN that pink snow has appeared on the glacier

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U.S. Bank Set to Lift Ban on Supporting Nuclear Power

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 15:12:59 +0000

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A government-run development bank is expected to end its ban on investment in nuclear energy, a move that could allow U.S. companies to take a greater role in foreign nuclear power projects. The U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) as early as this week could lift its prohibition on supporting nuclear power. The DFC on […]

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Twitter removes China, Russia accounts

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 16:22:14 +0000

SEATTLE: Twitter on Friday said it had removed tens of thousands of “state linked” accounts used by China, Russia and Turkey to push their own propaganda, sow misinformation or attack critics. By far the biggest network uncovered was linked to China, the US social media giant said, comprised of a “highly engaged core” of 23,750 […]

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US and Russia to resume nuclear talks, but China casts cloud

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 08:53:55 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Russia called Tuesday on the United States to make a “positive” proposal as the powers open talks on a major disarmament treaty, warning that US insistence on including China could scuttle efforts. Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov will meet in Vienna on June 22 with US envoy Marshall Billingslea to start negotiations on […]

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Melting Permafrost Claims Its First Major Victim, Russia’s Oil & Gas Network

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Tue, 09 Jun 2020 05:38:11 +0000

Siberia is a pretty popular place lately. It was already in the news last week because temperatures rose to record highs. This week a different disaster took place there, a major oil spill

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