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by caltrek
Fri Sep 17, 2021 6:33 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Africa News and Discussions
Replies: 32
Views: 12165

Re: Africa News and Discussions

Statement by President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. Regarding the Crisis in Ethiopia September 17, 2021 https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2021/09/17/statement-by-president-joseph-r-biden-jr-on-the-executive-order-regarding-the-crisis-in-ethiopia/ (The White House) The ongoing con...
by caltrek
Fri Sep 17, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Mexico & Central America News and Discussions
Replies: 30
Views: 12722

Re: Mexico & Central America News and Discussions

Thousands Protest Against Bukele Government in El Salvador by Marcos Aleman September 16, 2021 https://www.latinorebels.com/2021/09/16/bukeleprotests/ Introduction: SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Thousands of people gathered in El Salvador’s capital Wednesday for the first mass march against Pres...
by caltrek
Fri Sep 17, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions
Replies: 123
Views: 41824

Re: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions

Solar Cells That Last Thirty Years Could Turn Buildings Into Power Plants by Kate McAlpine September 16, 2021 https://www.futurity.org/solar-cells-efficiency-30-year-lifetime-2627682/ Introduction: (Futurity) A new transparency-friendly solar cell design could marry high efficiencies with 30-year e...
by caltrek
Fri Sep 17, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: The Future of Food, Agriculture, and Aquaculture
Replies: 0
Views: 426

The Future of Food, Agriculture, and Aquaculture

"Blue" Food May be a Way to Feed More People by Sonia Fernandez September 17, 2021 https://www.futurity.org/blue-foods-aquatic-foods-aquaculture-2628512-2/ Introduction: (Futurity) Five peer-reviewed papers in the journal Nature (see link provided below this quote box) highlight the oppor...
by caltrek
Fri Sep 17, 2021 4:09 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Wildfire news and discussion
Replies: 82
Views: 26313

Re: Wildfire news and discussion

Australian Bush Fires Belched Out Immense Quantity of Carbon by Smriti Mallapaty September 15, 2021 https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-021-02509-3 Extract: (Nature) The extreme bush fires that blazed across southeastern Australia in late 2019 and early 2020 released 715 million tonnes of carbon...
by caltrek
Fri Sep 17, 2021 2:10 pm
Forum: Biology & Medicine
Topic: Diseases & Outbreaks News and Discussions
Replies: 15
Views: 8332

Re: Diseases & Outbreaks News and Discussions

A Deadly Fungal Disease on the Rise in the West Has Experts Worried by Zoya Teirstein September 15, 2021 https://grist.org/health/valley-fever-rising-us-west-wildfires-cocci-fungus/ Extract: (Grist) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or the CDC, estimates that some 150,000 cases of Val...
by caltrek
Thu Sep 16, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Wildfire news and discussion
Replies: 82
Views: 26313

Re: Wildfire news and discussion

Gigantic Plankton Bloom Larger Than Australia Spawned by Intense Bushfire Blazes by David Nield September 16, 2021 https://www.sciencealert.com/australia-bushfire-smoke-spawned-a-plankton-bloom-larger-than-the-entire-continent Introduction: (Science Alert) As well as the local and immediate threat ...
by caltrek
Thu Sep 16, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: The History Forum
Topic: Natural History (13.8 billion years BC – 3.3 million BC)
Replies: 42
Views: 15605

Re: Natural History (13.8 billion years BC – 3.3 million BC)

School Kids in New Zealand Discovered a Giant Penguin Fossil With Long Legs by Tessa Koumoundouros September 16, 2021 https://www.sciencealert.com/school-kids-discovered-another-giant-penguin-fossil-in-new-zealand-with-long-legs Introduction: (Science Alert) Ancient New Zealand has been home to an ...