Tesla’s next Gigafactory is back on track after a German court threw out an environmental challenge
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Tesla’s next Gigafactory is back on track after a German court threw out an environmental challenge

Joe Skipper/ReutersTesla’s plan to build its first Gigafactory in Europe is back on track. Elon Musk’s electric-car company had halted preparations after environmental activists won an injunction against it. A German court threw out the challenge, however, on Thursday. Tesla wants to finish the factory’s first phase and begin production next year. Visit Business Insider’s…

Welp, it looks like Antarctica broke its temperature record
Global Warming

Welp, it looks like Antarctica broke its temperature record

Argentina’s Esperanza research base. Image: Gamma-Rapho / Getty Images / Francois LOCHON  By Mark Kaufman2020-02-07 16:19:47 UTC Globally, high-temperature records are absolutely dominating low-temperature records. Now, an Argentinian research station just observed Antarctica’s warmest temperature on record: a balmy 65 degrees Fahrenheit (18.3 Celsius). Like all of today’s toppled high-temperature records, Earth’s relentlessly warming climate doesn’t…