Day: October 3, 2019

This planet shouldn’t exist. But it does.

In space, you will find bizarre objects that no one ever knew existed. You’ll also find things that should have never even come into being. When astronomers of the CARMENES consortium eyed a gas giant (think half the mass of Jupiter) which was unnaturally huge compared to its host star GJ 3512, they were shocked.…

A green fast track to jobs

A green fast track to jobs The Canadian Press – Oct 3, 2019 / 6:30 am | Story: 267343 Photo: The Canadian Press New research says job growth from clean energy will dramatically outpace that from fossil fuels over the next decade – as long as future Canadian governments maintain or increase attempts to fight…

Environmentalists sprays UK ministry with ‘blood’

Updated / Thursday, 3 Oct 2019 16:10 The liquid was water coloured with food dye Members of the environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion have used a decommissioned fire engine to spray fake blood over the front of Britain’s finance ministry in London. Protesters, who sprayed 1,800 litres of the fake blood outside the Treasury, also…

Leading federal meteorologist drowns in rough N. Carolina surf forecasters had warned about

The director of a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration division for predicting weather died Monday in North Carolina while swimming in dangerous conditions that federal forecasters had warned about.William Lapenta, head of the NOAA‘s National Centers for Environmental Prediction, drowned Monday while swimming at Pelican Way beach in the town of Duck, according to a…