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Satellite Data Finds Landfills Are Methane ‘super Emitters’

1 day ago · Landfills are the third-largest source of methane emissions globally, after oil and gas systems and agriculture. Although methane only accounts for about 11% of greenhouse gas emissions and lasts

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Fewer than 1 in 3 insured hepatitis C patients getting cure

Posted: (53 years ago) 2 days ago · According to a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study released Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022, fewer than 1 in 3 people infected with hepatitis C are getting the expensive treatments that ...

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‘I didn’t really learn anything’: COVID grads face college

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 09, 2022  · Other days he just stayed in bed. Algebra got little of his attention, but his teachers kept giving him good grades amid a school-wide push for …

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FTC looking at rules to corral tech firms’ data collection

Posted: (53 years ago) 15 hours ago · The Federal Trade Commission announced the initiative Thursday, seeking public comment on the effects of companies’ data collection and the potential benefit of new rules to protect consumers ...

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‘El Jefe’ the jaguar, famed in US, photographed in Mexico

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 09, 2022  · The first photograph of “El Jefe” was taken by a hunter southeast of Tucson, Arizona, in 2011, Bravo said. The jaguar became famous in …

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FDA: Take 3 home tests if exposed to COVID to boost accuracy

Posted: (53 years ago) 15 hours ago · People screening themselves at home for COVID-19 may need to use three rapid tests to accurately detect the virus, according to new U.S. recommendations released Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, that call ...

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Sweeping climate bill pushes American energy to go green

Posted: (53 years ago) 20 hours ago · The Rhodium Group research firm estimates the bill would dramatically change the arc of future U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, cutting them by 31% to 44% in 2030, compared to what had been shaping ...

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EXPLAINER: Can the spread of monkeypox be stopped?

Posted: (53 years ago) 1 day ago · The Associated Press Health & Science Department receives support from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Department of Science Education. The AP is solely responsible for all content. About ...

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Scientists use tiny trackers, plane to follow moths on move

Posted: (53 years ago) 18 hours ago · So to look for clues, scientists in Germany took to the skies, placing tiny trackers on the backs of giant moths and following them by …

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US will stretch monkeypox vaccine supply with smaller doses

Posted: (53 years ago) 2 days ago · The Associated Press Health and Science Department receives support from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Department of Science Education. ... Jobs in New York Add your job. MDG Design ...

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US sued in bid to force decision on Rockies wolf protections

Posted: (53 years ago) 2 days ago · Wildlife advocates are suing federal officials after they missed a deadline to decide if protections for wolves should be restored across the northern U.S. Rocky Mountains. The Humane Society of ...

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France in midst of 4th heat wave amid historic drought

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 08, 2022  · Sunflowers suffer from lack of water, as Europe is under an unusually extreme heat wave, in Beaumont du Gatinais, 60 miles south of Paris, France, Monday, Aug. 8, 2022. France is this week going ...

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Stranded whale out of French river, to be moved to saltwater

Posted: (53 years ago) 2 days ago · Photos posted by Sea Shepherd France show the white mammal lying on a big net that was used to get it out of a river lock. A veterinary team was …

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Recovery underway in South Korea’s rain-hit capital area

Posted: (53 years ago) 2 days ago · SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Cleanup and recovery efforts gained pace in South Korea’s greater capital region Wednesday as skies cleared after two days of record-breaking rainfall that unleashed ...

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1st sea turtle nest found on Mississippi beach since 2018

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 07, 2022  · FILE – In this May 2, 2010 photo, Institute of Marine Mammal Sciences researcher Justin Main takes photographs of a dead sea turtle on the beach in Pass Christian, Miss. Beach crews have found ...

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In dry California, salty water creeps into key waterways

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 08, 2022  · Last year, the state hauled 112,000 tons of rock and stacked it 30 feet (9 meters) deep in a key Delta river to stop salty water from getting too close to …

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Do spiders sleep? Study suggests they may snooze like humans

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 08, 2022  · Study suggests they may snooze like humans. This photo provided by Daniela C. Roessler in August 2022 shows a jumping spider (E. arcuata) exhibiting leg curling during a REM sleep-like state. A ...

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In reversal, Brazil court reopens case of rainforest park

Posted: (53 years ago) 2 days ago · The Cristalino II State Park stretches for 118,000 hectares (292,000 acres), larger than New York City, and lies in the transition zone between the …

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Minnesota primary expected to set Walz, Jensen matchup

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 09, 2022  · Jensen has denied being anti-science, even as one of his vaccine-questioning videos on Facebook drew a cautionary label from the company and a temporary ban on advertising on the site.

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Volcano near Iceland’s main airport erupts again after pause

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 03, 2022  · Posted on August 3, 2022. A aerial shot of activity from the Fagradalsfjall volcano in Iceland on Wednesday Aug. 3, 2022, which is located 32 kilometers (20 miles) southwest of …

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CDC drops quarantine, screening recommendations for COVID-19

Posted: (53 years ago) 18 hours ago · The CDC also dropped a “test-to-stay” recommendation, which said students exposed to COVID-19 could regularly test — instead of …

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One year after Afghan war, Biden struggles to find footing

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 09, 2022  · The administration has recently racked up high-profile wins on Capitol Hill, including passage of the $280 billion CHIPS and Science Act designed to boost the U.S. semiconductor industry.

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As Spider-Man turns 60, fans reflect on diverse appeal

Posted: (53 years ago) 2 days ago · Hoover is biracial — of Black and white ancestry — and stands at 6 feet 2 inches. And the story of his fandom illustrates an important …

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2nd firefighter dies as Cuba controls big oil facility fire

Posted: (53 years ago) 19 hours ago · A firetruck is on site at a deadly fire at a large oil storage facility in Matanzas, Cuba, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022. The fire was triggered …

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US Secretary of State Blinken sees South African counterpart

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 08, 2022  · JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The United States sees Africa’s 54 nations as “equal partners” in tackling global problems, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in South Africa Monday. “Our ...

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At 75, India’s Kashmir challenge shifts foreign policy focus

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 10, 2022  · India’s ever-growing economy, which is now vastly larger than Pakistan’s, combined with Beijing’s increasingly assertive push for …

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China’s Huawei says sales down but new ventures growing

Posted: (53 years ago) 5 hours ago · BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei said Friday its revenue fell in the first half of 2022 but new ventures in autos and other industries helped to offset a decline in smartphone sales ...

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Heavy rains collapse 10 historic buildings in Yemeni capital

Posted: (53 years ago) 1 day ago · Yemeni people inspect a rains-collapsed UNESCO-listed building in the old city of Sanaa, Yemen, Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed) SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Heavy rains lashing Yemen ...

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Newhouse’s primary success rare among GOP impeachment voters

Posted: (53 years ago) 20 hours ago · U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse was one of 10 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump last year, and is one of only two to beat back GOP challengers this year. Newhouse was the leading vote-getter in the ...

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Dems look ahead to Barnes in fall race against Ron Johnson

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 08, 2022  · Barnes’ top opponents dropped out ahead of the primary election on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022, making him the clear favorite to win and face Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson in November 2022. (AP ...

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Analysis: Israeli PM’s Gaza gamble seems to have paid off

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 08, 2022  · Long-suffering Gaza civilians once again bore the brunt of the violence, with 43 Palestinians killed, among them 15 children and four women. Israel said some were victims of rockets falling short.

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Firefighters battle big blaze at Cuba tank farm for 2nd day

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 07, 2022  · HAVANA (AP) — Cuban firefighters were joined by special teams sent by Mexico and Venezuela on Sunday as they battled for a second day to control a fire blazing at a big oil tank farm in the ...

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One year after Afghanistan, spy agencies pivot toward China

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 08, 2022  · WASHINGTON (AP) — In a recent closed-door meeting with leaders of the agency’s counterterrorism center, the CIA’s No. 2 official made clear that fighting al-Qaida and other extremist groups ...

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Brazil manifestos seek to rein in Bolsonaro before election

Posted: (53 years ago) 1 day ago · FILE – A banner emblazoned with an image of Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro, who is a candidate for reelection, is displayed for sale in Brasilia, Brazil, Aug. 2, …

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Dems rally around abortion. Are they reaching Black voters?

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 07, 2022  · The Democratic front-runner in Wisconsin’s Senate race, Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes, who is Black, emphasizes abortion access as a civil right. In his latest television ad, Barnes, who grew up in ...

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