CDC flu pandemic plans hint at the playbook for a new coronavirus outbreak
Environmental News

CDC flu pandemic plans hint at the playbook for a new coronavirus outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is preparing for the possibility that the new coronavirus will spread through the United States — and it’s using its guidelines for pandemic influenza as a starting point. The new coronavirus isn’t influenza, so the recommendations probably won’t match what may happen during a coronavirus outbreak. But…

Microsoft Says It Plans To Go Carbon Negative By 2030
Renewable Energy

Microsoft Says It Plans To Go Carbon Negative By 2030

Microsoft unveiled new plans on Thursday for the company to be “carbon negative” by 2030, meaning it will go beyond maintaining a zero carbon footprint and actively remove carbon dioxide from the Earth’s atmosphere.  The tech company’s CEO Satya Nadella revealed the climate change-combatting goals during a company meeting.  “We must take responsibility to address…