theguardian.com — 6+ hour, 3+ min ago
'It's brutal': Las Vegas cooks amid blazing heatwave - and it's going to get worse
"Nevada's climate is changing," the Nevada government's Climate Initiative website reports. ... The changes are particularly pronounced in Sin City and its surrounding areas, which is warming faster ... Throngs of tourists still ambled along scorching-hot sidewalks on the_ _Vegas Strip, and many others ... By midnight on Wednesday, two days into a scorching heat wave to hit the US west, the air in Las Vegas ... Las Vegas Livestock, family-owned operation that has spent six-generations raising pigs in the region ... ...
straight.com — 10+ hour, 18+ min ago
Neil Young, Greta Thunberg, Bryan Adams, Margaret Atwood plead with Premier Horgan to halt old-growth logging
Neil Young, Greta Thunberg, Bryan Adams, Margaret Atwood plead with Premier Horgan to halt old-growth ... Wade Davis and David Suzuki, and actors Tantoo Cardinal, Daryl Hannah, and Jane Fonda. ... Thunberg and Vicky Husband, First Nations leaders Ellen Gabriel and Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, scientists ... on southwest Vancouver Island, near Port Renfrew. ... Some of the notable personalities include rockers Neil Young and Bryan Adams, environmentalists Greta ... ...
mycomoxvalleynow.com — 11+ hour, 14+ min ago
Prominent Canadians and celebrities call on NDP to preserve the Island's ancient forests
Author Margaret Atwood, actors Dame Emma Thompson, Jane Fonda, Morgan Fairchild, and others have also ... Among the signatories are former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, musicians Neil Young and Bryan Adams, ... former Governor-General Adriene Clarkson, and international climate change campaigner Greta Thunberg ... Premier John Horgan calling on him to preserve Vancouver Island's old-growth forests. ... Harry Potter books on Ancient Forest Friendly paper. ... ...
cbc.ca — 11+ hour, 59+ min ago
More than 100 celebrities, prominent Canadians ask B.C. premier to preserve remaining old-growth forest | CBC News
More than 100 celebrities, prominent Canadians ask B.C. premier to preserve remaining old-growth forest ... Mulroney, musicians Bryan Adams and Neil Young, poet and author Michael Ondaatje, former Governor-General ... to British Columbia Premier John Horgan demanding he preserve the province's remaining old-growth forests ... Adriene Clarkson, and global climate change activist Greta Thunberg. ... ., including Fairy Creek and the central Walbran area. ... ...
gizmodo.com — 12+ hour, 41+ min ago
YouTube Will Roll Out Picture-in-Picture Support to iOS Users Starting with Premium Subscribers
to YouTube Premium subscribers first, but a larger launch for all iOS users in the U.S. will happen ... At long last, the YouTube app on iOS is getting picture-in-picture support, allowing users to continue ... Apple brought picture-in-picture video support to iPads with iOS 9 and iPhones with iOS 14, though actually ... But hey, even that old thing had picture-in-picture support. ... With official support coming to iOS, hopefully these headaches will be a thing of the past, and iOS users ... ...
huffpost.com — 13+ hour, 41+ min ago
Extreme Heat Wave Threatens Vulnerable Communities In The West
Suganya Karuppana, chief medical director at the Valle del Sol community health clinics in Arizona. ... of the Washington nonprofit Healthcare Ready, which was founded after Hurricane Katrina to help communities ... or kidney disease, ailments that disproportionately affect communities of color. ... ) in Death Valley on Thursday. ... "We are activated for Phoenix and monitoring it closely," said Nicolette Louissaint, executive director ... ...
gisborneherald.co.nz — 13+ hour, 52+ min ago
Finger-pointing infant style . . .
Finger-pointing from adults not yet grown up, I say. ... Graham Gibson, who baited me with over 20 years of harassment, has just come back at me to say I've been ... Thunberg and her mother for their eco-yacht trip to New York. ... School Strike 4 Climate kiddies for the mode of transport to venues, and the online critic who ridiculed Greta ... An accusation last month of 20-odd years of harassment on global warming inspired me to write my Weekender ... ...
theguardian.com — 15+ hour, 3+ min ago
Net zero by 2050? Over our dead body, bolshie Nationals tell Scott Morrison | Katharine Murphy
zero emissions must be achieved by 2050 "at the latest"; Joe Biden, Yoshihide Suga and Justin Trudeau ... Over our dead body, bolshie Nationals tell Scott Morrison On Thursday morning, shortly after the resources ... Lowe went to Toowoomba to deliver a keynote address at the Australian Farm Institute conference. ... minister, Keith Pitt, finished his "net zero by 2050: not on your nelly" sortie on the ABC, the governor ... Over the past couple of months, the International Energy Agency has said fossil fuel expansion must end ... ...
cnet.com — 15+ hour, 34+ min ago
Hulu: 10 of the best films to stream tonight
Cristin Miloti and Andy Samberg star as Sarah and Nyles, two strangers who meet at a wedding and get ... Kristen Stewart and Mackenzie Davis star as loving couple Abby and Harper, who encounter a single spanner ... Streisand and Seth Rogen. ... Kuhoo Verma and Victoria Moroles star as odd best friends: one a straight-laced student, the other a ... Then on Sunday you can watch 2017's Hostiles, a Western starring Christian Bale and Rosamund Pike (she'll ... ...
dailymaverick.co.za — 15+ hour, 34+ min ago
PHOTOGRAPHY : Our World in Pictures: Week 24 of 2021
change outside the Swedish parliament building in Stockholm, Sweden, 18 June 2021. ... __Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg and other climate protesters gather for a protest against climate ... of this week's events around the world. ... EPA-EFE/Henrik Montgomery SWEDEN OUT Here is an incomplete, yet surprising and moving gallery of images ... ...