• Julia Baird accidentally wrote the perfect book for our time 04 Apr 2020 08:09 There was a time, years ago, that I began to recognise the benefits of trees in my life. The soothing qualities of foliage, of leaf canopy, of branches arching serenely over garden beds. I even wrote about it, of the experience, one late summer afternoon, …
  • How Ferne McCann became a health icon after ditched hard-partying for hard graft 04 Apr 2020 08:05 It's not rare for a telly star to have a bit of a wild streak - but Ferne McCann's hard-partying days are behind her. TOWIE's Ferne, 29, has let her heavy boozing, junk food days become a thing of the past, and in recent years carved out a …
  • Crew training continues for SpaceX's first launch with astronauts - Spaceflight Now 04 Apr 2020 08:02 NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley inside the Crew Dragon spaceship they will ride into orbit as soon as mid-to-late May. Credit: SpaceX During a visit to Cape Canaveral this week, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken strapped in to the …
  • Dr. PAUL KASENENE: How to keep your body immunity strong in wake of coronavirus 04 Apr 2020 08:02 I hope you are all doing your part in this time when the novel coronavirus besieges us. Many of us are worried, anxious and frankly scared about COVID 19 (the name given to the virus). But all is not doom and gloom. If we take the right steps, we shall all …
  • ‘Lou Tangco, revolutionary doctor and people’s martyr’ 04 Apr 2020 07:58 Classmates of the doctor killed in a combined military and police raid in Baguio City last March 13 paid tribute to their colleague whose death they said is a great loss to the country. Members of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine (UPCM …
  • We’ve gone from housing hens to online supermarket dependency 04 Apr 2020 07:55 The song thrush joins me half an hour before dawn, perching on the bare, topmost branch of the hawthorn outside my workroom window. He sings steadily, facing the sea, the top notes a bit muffled by the double glazing, while I bring up the papers on desktop …
  • Banks overwhelmed as U.S. loan program debuts 04 Apr 2020 07:40 The Trump administration launched a $350 billion small-business lending effort Friday amid concerns that the program's infrastructure, finalized just hours before going live, wasn't ready for the flood of millions of people expected to seek help. …
  • TV for Sunday, April 5 04 Apr 2020 07:23 Jamie OliverJAMIE: KEEP COOKING AND CARRY ON Double episode new series ★★★ 7.30pm, Ten No, Jamie Oliver is not psychic. He whipped up this series of pantry-staple dishes in response to the coronavirus outbreak. His down-to-earth, can-do approach has always …
  • A Possession of the World 04 Apr 2020 07:23 The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank opened its doors yesterday to a mile-long line of cars. Offering fifty pounds of food, no questions asked. Note to self: the asteroid is coming, get to food bank early. If you've never been in a needful …
  • One Earth, One Chance: Six Activists Discuss Climate 04 Apr 2020 07:21 Here's a video I encourage you to watch above or at this LINK. The part that I'm in, which addresses climate and war, starts around minute 40, but I encourage you to watch the whole thing. This was an event in Charlottesville, Va., on February 28, …
  • Super moons, comets and other wonders you can see during lockdown 04 Apr 2020 07:17 This month is set to be an exciting one for keen astronomers. With the skies much clearer because of the reduced light pollution from traffic, now is the perfect time to grab your binoculars or telescope and head out in to the back garden for an evening ( …
  • 10 interesting Bible stories for kids to learn about God 04 Apr 2020 07:13 Home | News | General | 10 interesting Bible stories for kids to learn about God All Bible stories have moral lessons that benefit our kids. Given that the Bible is God-inspired, its teachings correct, rebuke, and direct. Bible stories for kids teach our …
  • Which are the top sacred geometry symbols? 04 Apr 2020 07:13 There are various perfect shapes and patterns that make up the basic templates of every life form in the universe. From the five Platonic Solids to the Tibetan (Eternal) Knot, these sacred geometry shapes can be broken down as the metaphysical language …
  • Ingles CFO talks about plans for hiring new 5,000 employees, new in-store safety measures 04 Apr 2020 07:12 UPSTATE, S.C. (WSPA) – When the COVID-19 pandemic first began and the possibly of lockdowns loomed in the air, people rushed to grocery stores to buy essentials such as toilet paper and bread. Now stores are frantically trying to keep up with demand to …
  • South Lake Tahoe parks to remain closed during pandemic 04 Apr 2020 06:56 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. - Parks run by the City of South Lake Tahoe that were closed for the season will remain closed during the COVID-19 pandemic. “We aren’t discouraging public access to the parks, we want our residents to get outside during this …
  • Things that go crump in the night: Watch Musk's mighty missile go foom 04 Apr 2020 06:54 Video Yet another of SpaceX's Starship prototypes, SN3, was left in pieces last night following tank testing. After the initial optimism of the Starhopper flights in 2019, SpaceX has struggled with its tanks. The Mk1 was destroyed in a pressure test, …
  • This Too Will Pass 04 Apr 2020 06:54 “Our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.†2 Corinthians 4:17-18 ( …
  • Sister Hazel Releases Elements Digitally 04 Apr 2020 06:31 New York, NY (Top40 Charts) It's no April Fool's prank! Platinum-selling band, Sister Hazel, announced the release of their digital Elements compilation TODAY. Elements is a 25-song collection of tunes that includes the final "Elements" …
  • This Week's Bestsellers: April 6, 2020 04 Apr 2020 06:30 Mo Video, Mo Sales Kennedy Center Education artist-in-residence Mo Willems began hosting a daily livestream, Lunch Doodles, on March 16. He takes viewers inside his studio, sharing old notebooks, early sketches, and more. In the second episode, he featured …
  • Tiger King zoo manager lost his legs in horror bungee accident 04 Apr 2020 06:24 One of the more down-to-earth characters in Netflix’s documentary Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness is former manager John Reinke. He’s found amid the show’s extroverts such as the self-proclaimed Tiger King, Joe Exotic, and his business partner-cum- …
  • Duo show the human side of footballers 04 Apr 2020 06:23 Neves, earlier this week, donated £30,000 worth of medical equipment to a hospital back in Portugal, and Campana gave money for food and medicine to those in need in his home country of Ecuador. It is always nice to see stuff like this as it reinforces the …
  • Soccer’s Coming Storm 04 Apr 2020 06:23 Sign up for Rory Smith’s weekly newsletter on world soccer (and, for the foreseeable future, quite a few other topics) at nytimes.com/rory. At first glance, the problem is clear, and the problem is money. Soccer, at its rarefied heights, is awash with …
  • Fun for all the family 04 Apr 2020 06:23 Board games can be the perfect arena for a fun family contest of wits, and here are five of our lockdown faves... Scrabble Scrabble One for the wordsmiths and the literati, this classic game can lead to many a family battle and many a faux pas. Letter …
  • Third Starship prototype destroyed in tanking test - SpaceNews 04 Apr 2020 06:22 WASHINGTON — For the third time in less than five months, a prototype of SpaceX’s Starship next-generation launch vehicle was destroyed in a test at the company’s South Texas facilities April 3, although this failure may an issue with the test itself. The …
  • NASA astronauts share their workouts on the ISS to help those in isolation amid the coronavirus 04 Apr 2020 06:11 Billions of people are under lockdown orders to limit the spread of coronavirus, forcing them to find creative ways to stay in shape at home -and a group who spends months in isolation has come to their aid. Astronauts aboard the International Space …
  • Tasha Layton's 'Into The Sea (It's Gonna Be OK)' carries comfort for trying times 04 Apr 2020 06:07 Fri, Apr 3rd 2020 03:25 pm Singer/songwriter’s anticipated new single drops today “Into The Sea (It’s Gonna Be Ok),” the vulnerable new single from acclaimed BEC Recordings' singer/songwriter Tasha Layton, is now available. A press release said …
  • Love in the time of Coronavirus (A letter from a father) 04 Apr 2020 06:02 Written by Rohan Parikh | Published: April 4, 2020 11:05:58 am An empty street in Italy. (File Photo) My darling daughter and nephews. For us, 1980s kids, 2020 seemed like this magical number. So far away, so perfect in its symmetry, so pregnant with …
  • Louis Gill, former assemblyman, dies at 80 04 Apr 2020 06:00 Louis J. Gill, a popular former assemblyman who represented parts of Passaic and Bergen counties, died today.  He was 80. Gill  was elected to the State Assembly in 1987 and served two terms before losing his seat in 1991 Republican landslide. A special …
  • ‘You feel like you’re dead but you’re alive’: Libyan war reaches first anniversary 04 Apr 2020 05:55 Each night, at home in western Tripoli, Asma makes a calculation. Is an explosion likely to rip through her wall, coming from the direction of the fighting, meaning she should sleep in her brother’s room rather than her own? Might there be no clashes today …
  • Commentary: Distancing can cause coming together (copy) 04 Apr 2020 05:51 What are your thoughts as we all face the coronavirus pandemic? As we watch the events unfolding, it’s like nothing we have been through before. It made us think about the first line from the classic book, “A Tale of Two Cities,” by Charles Dickens. That …
  • London's very own 'hot priest' Pat Allerton delivers church services to residents during lockdown 04 Apr 2020 05:38 London's very own 'hot priest' has been taking to the streets to deliver church services to try and lift spirits at this difficult time. Pat Allerton, the vicar of St Peter's, Notting Hill, has decided if people can't go to church  …
  • Labour MP slammed by police as 'irresponsible' after breaching coronavirus lockdown rules to attend funeral 04 Apr 2020 05:37 An MP has been criticised for “endangering” the lives of his constituents after breaching lockdown restrictions to attend a funeral. Tahir Ali, who represents Birmingham Green, reportedly was among some 100 guests at a funeral on Wednesday, which his area’ …
  • Fintan O’Toole: Earth has a toxic virus – us 04 Apr 2020 05:36 Part one of the 2020 Sign of the Times survey by Behaviour & Attitudes is published by The Irish Times today. The annual snapshot of Irish life combines quantitative and digital qualitative techniques with B&A published data on the economy, health, …
  • SMARTS: Motiva’s robot takes on the job of STEM outreach 04 Apr 2020 05:27 Robots aren’t only for engineers to work on. Joe and Kim Gilbreath, who are instrument, electrical and analyzer technicians at the Motiva refinery in Port Arthur, have a robot of their own. Joe and Kim Gilbreath enjoy reaching out to students about STEM …
  • Passover 2020: different from all others 04 Apr 2020 05:27 Jewish families have celebrated Passover for thousands of years despite wars, plagues and persecution. Worshippers who are that faithful and determined aren't going to let COVID-19 stop them. The eight day festival falls on April 8-16 this year. …
  • How to plan a trip of a lifetime while in quarantine 04 Apr 2020 05:16 Someday, sometime in the future, the flip-flops, passports and swimsuits will come into their own once more.  It will be a chance to make up for lost time — an opportunity to take that holiday you’ve always promised yourself.  So here are ten of the …
  • Coronavirus will soon end –Taribo 04 Apr 2020 05:14 Ebenezer Bajela Ex-Nigeria international turned pastor, Taribo West, says there is an imminent end to the coronavirus pandemic which has halted all sporting activities across the world. The outbreak of the COVID-19, which has killed more than 53,000 people …
  • Why Air-Quality Researchers See Opportunity in COVID-19 Shutdowns 04 Apr 2020 04:52 Today, it’s an accepted fact among climatologists that jet contrails can affect surface temperatures by filtering sunlight and trapping heat at night, just as high-altitude cirrus clouds do. But it wasn’t until 2002 that researchers were able to confirm …
  • COVID-19 and the Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918-19 - War on the Rocks 04 Apr 2020 04:50 October 1918 was the height of the Spanish influenza pandemic in Cape Town, South Africa. A leading community worker asked his good friend Dr. Frederick Willmot, the state’s assistant medical officer of health, the following: “Will you answer a …
  • The world might forget, the son will never…‘I won’t immortalise you in the stars, because they fade away’ 04 Apr 2020 04:47 The Herald Eddie Chikamhi Senior Sports Reporter THE message was very simple but it spoke to every true supporter of Zimbabwe football. A son remembering his late father, an icon of domestic football. “Today, marks 14 years since my dad died,” he posted on …
  • Exclusive extract from DAVID WALLIAMS' multi-million best-selling new book Slime  04 Apr 2020 04:37 What better way to entertain children at home than with an exclusive peek at David Walliams' new children's book, Slime – only in today's Daily Mail. It's the story of Ned, a little boy who has lived on the Isle of Mulch all his life, …
  • 'It is finished,' but it is not over 04 Apr 2020 04:02 Seven words, if there were more we don't know, but I believe it's significant that seven is often considered God's perfect number. It represents completeness and wholeness. This is the sixth, in a series of seven columns, on what I would …
  • EOB Shares New Song "Olympik" 04 Apr 2020 03:42 New York, NY (Top40 Charts) Currently recovering at home and wishing the best for the safety and health of all, Ed O'Brien is grateful to unveil "Olympik", the latest advance offering from his debut album under the EOB moniker, Earth, still …
  • The church after coronavirus: new understandings of social mission 04 Apr 2020 03:34 Carlos Roldan, director of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Paterson, New Jersey, Food Pantries, is shown with pre-packed bags of food March 23 ready to be distributed to people impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. (CNS/Courtesy of Catholic Charities …
  • NASA mission catches asteroid ejecting material into space 04 Apr 2020 02:44 iStock/clearviewstockNASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission arrived at near-Earth asteroid Bennu a year ago, and the spinning top-shaped space rock has been full of surprises. The latest findings now classify it as an active asteroid with observable events …
  • For Margo Price, Quarantining Means Babies, Coffee and a Lot... 04 Apr 2020 02:07 Photo: Courtesy Of Margo Price Photo: Courtesy Of Margo Price Photo: Courtesy Of Margo Price For Margo Price, Quarantining Means Babies, Coffee and a Lot of Bob Dylan Click here to read the full article. On March 9th, Margo Price was performing at the To …
  • Coronavirus killed China’s whistleblower doctor. Now the virus has changed how the country can mourn him 04 Apr 2020 01:58 They speak to him like they know him, calling him brother, uncle, doctor, hero, comrade, martyr, friend. “Doctor Li, I had a dream that I saw my grandfather just now,” one person writes on Dr. Li Wenliang’s Weibo wall at 3:35 a.m. “It was like when I was …
  • The landfill in our bodies 04 Apr 2020 00:49 This aerial view in May 2010 shows the southeastern shoreline of the Hunters Point Naval Shipyard (HPNS) – a federal Superfund site – and the adjoining Bayview Hunters Point community in San Francisco, California. – Photo: Edward Betts by Ahimsa Porter …
  • Report: NASA's Plan for Sustained Lunar Exploration and Development 04 Apr 2020 00:34 Report: NASA's Plan for Sustained Lunar Exploration and Development Status Report From: NASA HQ Posted: Friday, April 3, 2020 Full Report The Moon is the gateway to the solar system. A world equivalent to an entire continent that human feet have …
  • SpaceX loses third Starship prototype in cryogenic ground test - Spaceflight Now 04 Apr 2020 00:32 A prototype for SpaceX’s Starship space vehicle collapsed during pressure testing early Friday at the company’s facility in South Texas — the program’s third failure during such testing since November — but assembly of a new version is already underway. …
  • Many small businesses in Fort Smith need help 04 Apr 2020 00:26 Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce President and CEO, Tim Allen, is encouraging small businesses in the River Valley to apply for free, federal assistance under the Paycheck Protection Program. "Although you may not feel you have a need today,…
  • National Geographic celebrating Earth Month with documentary about Dr. Jane Goodall 03 Apr 2020 23:31 National Geographic is celebrating Earth Month with "Jane Goodall: The Hope," a documentary honoring legendary wildlife conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall. The two-hour documentary special will take viewers through chapters of Goodall's journey …
  • Renewed interest in belief in the downfall of the earth 03 Apr 2020 23:01 Posted By: Victoria Garza 3. April 2020 Beliefs that proclaim faith in the end times and Jesus’ return experience a rise in interest and questions if the coronavirus is a sign. Even as the Coronavirus cases began to flare up in Norway, people began to …
  • 18 of the Best Reusable Grocery Shopping Bags That'll Carry Everything 03 Apr 2020 22:55 Christian VierigGetty Images We're staying inside now more than ever to keep ourselves and everyone safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, but if you need to run out and get groceries, consider taking a reusable shopping bag. Earth Day is April 22, if you …
  • The best video games based on movies 03 Apr 2020 22:46 Video games based on movies are notoriously bad, and because of that, many go unnoticed. Still, there are a lot of hidden gems available. In this guide, we’re counting down our 10 best video games based on movies. It should be noted that we’re not covering …
  • Earth Sees Reduction in Seismic Noise Amid Global COVID-19 Lockdowns 03 Apr 2020 19:46 New seismological data shows that isolation policies geared toward combating the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus are responsible for the recent reduction in seismic noise - allowing researchers to better detect earthquakes and other related events …
  • The Earth is shaking less under coronavirus lockdowns 03 Apr 2020 19:44 By Sophie Lewis April 3, 2020 / 3:13 PM / CBS News About four billion people — roughly half the world's population — have reportedly been told to isolate themselves in their homes to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. And the major decrease …
  • To Inspire Hope and Empower Viewers Worldwide, National Geographic Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day With Two World Premieres: BORN WILD: THE NEXT GENERATION and JANE GOODALL: THE HOPE 03 Apr 2020 19:28 WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 3, 2020-- In April 1970, millions of people around the world mobilized to demand protection of the planet we call home. That historic day gave birth to the modern environmental movement known as Earth Day, and 50 years …
  • Fly by Night! BepiColombo Space Mission Takes Final View of Earth Before 8.5bn km Trip to Mercury 03 Apr 2020 18:52 Tech 16:26 GMT 03.04.2020Get short URL The joint project between the European Space Agency and Japanese Space Agency will pass Earth from 13,000 km away, and will be the spacecraft's final view of Earth before proceeding to Mercury for a seven-year, 8. …
  • Nasa is running a knock-out photography competition featuring pictures of Earth taken from space 03 Apr 2020 17:34
  • The Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy says: Take the Earth Day Challenge 03 Apr 2020 17:22 ALBANY COUNTY — Social media challenges have run the gamut from helping to fund breakthrough scientific research — the “Ice Bucket Challenge” — to helping cull the herd through social Darwinism — the “Tide Pod Challenge.” Now, the Mohawk Hudson Land …
  • Coronavirus lockdowns worldwide make Earth's crust move less, scientists find 03 Apr 2020 16:28 Coronavirus lockdowns around the world are making the Earth move less, scientists have discovered. Since people in many countries were barred from leaving their homes and factories and traffic ground to a halt, seismic noise – the hum of vibrations in the …
  • While we fixate on coronavirus, Earth is hurtling towards a catastrophe worse than the dinosaur extinction 03 Apr 2020 14:56 At several points in the history of our planet, increasing amounts of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere have caused extreme global warming, prompting the majority of species on Earth to die out. In the past, these events were triggered by a huge volcanic …
  • When three species of human ancestor walked the Earth - HeritageDaily 03 Apr 2020 13:56 - Advertisement -     An international team, including Arizona State University researcher Gary Schwartz, have unearthed the earliest known skull of Homo erectus, the first of our ancestors to be nearly human-like in their anatomy and aspects of their …
  • Coronavirus has positive effects on the Earth with decrease in its crust vibrations: Study 03 Apr 2020 10:43 As the world grapples to contain coronavirus outbreak, scientists have noticed some positive changes in Earth's health. Apart from the rapid decline in levels of air pollution and other warming gases, the researchers have discovered that the pandemic …
  • Planet Earth II Live in Concert UK and Ireland Arena Tour Rescheduled To Autumn 2020 03 Apr 2020 10:13 Friday, 03 April 2020 Written by Laura Johnson The Planet Earth II Live in Concert tour has been rescheduled to autumn 2020. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, it will now head to arenas in Manchester, Glasgow, Dublin, Cardiff, London, Leeds and Birmingham …
  • How lockdowns are making Earth less noisy 03 Apr 2020 07:12 NEW DELHI: From a drop in air pollution to reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, the global coronavirus pandemic has had some surprising effects on the environment. Now, a new study has revealed that the outbreak has actually changed the way the Earth …
  • Best Earth-Toned Instagram 03 Apr 2020 06:25 Walk into Over-the-Rhine’s Wolfpack or take a scroll on their Instagram (@shopthewolfpack) and you’ll be hit with a distinct flavor of warm, earthy tones. And if you’ve done the former, maybe you’ve met the owner’s lovable dog Timberwolf. Owned by …
  • Workers from earth moving business paid full entitlements 03 Apr 2020 02:42 THE former employees of Bachmann Plant Hire will receive their full entitlements, seven months after the business entered administration. The 79 former staff members of the long-running Ipswich earth moving operation will be paid 100 cents in the dollar …
  • Bianca Del Rio and Lady Bunny co-host “the largest drag show on earth” 03 Apr 2020 02:27 Werq the World: Bianca Del Rio, Lady Bunny, Asia O’Hara This weekend, Bianca Del Rio and Lady Bunny co-host “a massive global fundraiser” touted as “the largest drag show on earth.” Livestreamed online, it will feature and benefit entertainers who have …
  • Our Turn At This Earth: Too Much Of A Good Thing 03 Apr 2020 02:23 A friend of mine once wrote an essay recalling an annual visit to a shoe store when she was a little girl. On this particular trip, her mother told her she could buy as many pairs of shoes as she wanted. In previous years, she was allowed to choose just …
  • Hunting evil to the ends of the earth 03 Apr 2020 00:54 In yesterday's mail we told how detective Caroline Goode — soon to be played by Keeley Hawes in a TV drama — solved the brutal 'honour killing' of Banaz Mahmod, 20, by her own father and uncle. Today, concluding our two-part series, we reveal …
  • The coronavirus pandemic is making Earth shake less 03 Apr 2020 00:45 Global containment measures to combat the spread of the coronavirus have seemingly made the world much quieter. Scientists are noticing it, too.Around the world, seismologists are observing a lot less ambient seismic noise -- meaning, the vibrations …
  • Crave Brothers celebrate Earth Day with sustainability 02 Apr 2020 22:10 Sustainability is built into the culture of Crave Brothers Farm and Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese of Waterloo. All of the Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheeses are produced with renewable energy, on a family-owned farm and farmstead cheese-making facility …
  • Jellyfish, not the meek, might inherit the Earth 02 Apr 2020 21:39 Yet there are very few toy jellyfish, Peter Williams observes ruefully Apr 4th 2020 Jellyfish. By Peter Williams. Reaktion Books; 224 pages; $19.95 and £12.95. LACKING BRAINS or much of a gut, jellyfish, which are 95% water, are deceptively simple in …
  • Earth Today | From pageant queen to recycling champ 02 Apr 2020 21:13 MISS UNIVERSE Jamaica 2019 Iana Tickle Garcia continues to make her mark as a philanthropist and environmental champion. The founder of the Crochet for Charity project, Garcia uses her crocheting skills to create handmade accessories and donates 100 per …
  • Chilean telescopes that explore galaxies brought down to earth by coronavirus 02 Apr 2020 21:00 SANTIAGO, April 2 (Reuters) - Chilean telescopes that comb the skies seeking answers about some of the universe´s most fundamental questions have confirmed they, too, have fallen victim to the mass disruption brought about by the new coronavirus. …
  • Deep-sea rocks on Earth spark new hope for finding life on Mars 02 Apr 2020 20:00 This rock sample came from the deep ocean.  Caitlin Devor/The University of Tokyo If there is (or once was) microbial life on Mars, it's been hiding from our robotic explorers. Thanks to a determined scientist, we may have a better idea of how to …
  • Schumer: Administration 'must move heaven and earth' to implement new unemployment benefits 02 Apr 2020 17:21
  • Schumer: Administration 'must move heaven and earth' to implement new unemployment benefits 02 Apr 2020 16:09 Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) on Thursday urged the Trump administration to quickly implement bolstered unemployment aid included in the massive $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief package.  Schumer's comments come...
  • A Year of Trees for Earth Day South Sound 02 Apr 2020 16:09 The South Sound is gathering for trees. No, not in person right now, due to recent social restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic. But singly, online and eventually in person, the South Sound community is coming together to celebrate, plant and care for …
  • Cleckheaton brought down to earth by Durham 02 Apr 2020 12:45 CLECKHEATON were left to rue missed first-half chances as they were beaten 22-19 at Durham City. Having beaten North One East leaders York the previous week, the Moorenders were brought down to earth by the north-east strugglers. Cleckheaton played with …
  • Earth Today | Jhannel Tomlinson: Making youth advocacy count 02 Apr 2020 12:20 IN 2018, Jhannel Tomlinson declared her commitment to youth advocacy in the effort to contain climate-change impacts in the Caribbean. Fast-forward to 2020, and she is sticking to her guns and has the ‘receipts’ to show. Among other things, she was awarded …
  • Glowing green microbes on Earth could hold the key to life on Mars 02 Apr 2020 09:33 Mars could be teeming with glowing green microbes, according to researchers who found the bacteria living in volcanic rocks deep beneath the ocean floor.  A wide variety of bacteria have been found thriving in rocks deep below the Earth's oceans in …
  • Archeologist speaks for earth’s oldest oak 02 Apr 2020 09:25 PALMER’S OAK, Jurupa, Calif., is among Windsor Village archeologist’s many projects. 13,000 years ago, when the Tar Pit ooze was swallowing Ice Age mammoths, an unassuming little Palmer’s Oak, growing just south of what is now Fontana, cloned itself. Every …
  • Coronavirus lockdowns are changing the way the Earth moves, study finds 02 Apr 2020 09:14 From a drop in air pollution to reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, the global coronavirus pandemic has had some surprising effects on the environment. Now, a new study has revealed that the outbreak has actually changed the way the Earth physically …
  • The secrets of earth’s ancient history buried at the end of the world 02 Apr 2020 07:54 CHILE. KAZINFORM A valley at the southern tip of Chile, dubbed the «Rosetta Stone» of paleontology in the Southern Hemisphere, is providing an international team of researchers with new findings of well-preserved fossils of vertebrates, invertebrates and …
  • Millions Unite Online Making Earth Hour 2020 One of the Largest Virtual Movements for the Environment 02 Apr 2020 05:54
  • Bird Fossil Shared Earth with T. Rex 02 Apr 2020 05:36 Who’s your favorite superhero? Captain Marvel? Superman? Well, in a minute you might just change your answer to...the Wonderchicken. Announcer: “Yes, the Wonderchicken: strange visitor from this planet, a 67-million-year-old fossil that’s helping …
  • The coronavirus shutdown is causing the Earth to move a little less 01 Apr 2020 23:28 The effects of the coronavirus shutdown are being felt everywhere, even in the Earth's crust. The decrease in activity and transportation have led to a noticeable drop in seismic noise — the usual "hum of vibrations in the planet's crust.…
  • Long Beach aerospace company puts skills to work to save people here on earth 01 Apr 2020 20:26 LONG BEACH (KABC) -- Long Beach aerospace company Virgin Orbit is looking to help fulfill the desperate need for life-saving equipment in hospitals. They can blast a person to the edge of space and now those same engineers are putting their skills to work …
  • Coronavirus Lockdowns Have Changed the Way Earth Moves 01 Apr 2020 19:34 The coronavirus pandemic has brought chaos to lives and economies around the world. But efforts to curb the spread of the virus might mean that the planet itself is moving a little less. Researchers who study Earth’s movement are reporting a drop in …
  • 'One of the Toughest Jobs' on Earth: Studying Melting Ice 01 Apr 2020 19:06 Extreme Field WorkExtreme Field WorkA series about how science gets done in Earth's weirdest, wildest environments, from the bottom of the ocean to erupting volcanoes. Spring is looming in the northern hemisphere. It is habitually a key and busy time …
  • Antarctica was covered in rainforests when dinosaurs roamed Earth 01 Apr 2020 17:45 Artist’s impression issued by the Alfred Wegener Institute of what the South Pole in West Antarctica would have looked like 90 million years ago (PA)Antarctica was covered in rainforest in the time of the dinosaurs, according to a new study. Researchers …
  • Atlas: Newly-discovered comet heading closer to Earth and could soon be visible with naked eye 01 Apr 2020 16:38 A newly discovered comet is heading closer to Earth and getting brighter, experts say. Within weeks the sight could be "really, really stunning", according to scientists who are tracking it. The object – known as Comet Atlas – could soon be so …
  • It's not too late to save the Earth's oceans by 2050, scientists say 01 Apr 2020 15:18 The world’s oceans and Earth's marine life can be saved by 2050, scientists claim, but substantial rebuilding efforts will be required. An international team of researchers say humanity is at a point at which it must choose whether to leave future …
  • Virtual becomes reality: From Miami to… planet earth – 3Sixty Free joins wave of support for Moodie Davitt Virtual Travel Retail Expo 01 Apr 2020 14:29 ONLINE.  Miami-based airport and airline retailer and supplier 3Sixty Duty Free has become the latest travel retailer to commit to ‘sending’ a full management and buying team to the inaugural Moodie Davitt Virtual Travel Retail Expo to be held on September …
  • Most of Earth's carbon was hidden in the core during its formative years 01 Apr 2020 14:28 Carbon is essential for life as we know it and plays a vital role in many of our planet's geologic processes—not to mention the impact that carbon released by human activity has on the planet's atmosphere and oceans. Despite this, the total amount …
  • Earth has new, but temporary, natural moon 01 Apr 2020 12:59 There is a new, but temporary, natural moon orbiting Earth, according to the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center. The group announced the discovery of 2020 CD3 in an update this week. "Orbit integrations ... indicate that this …
  • Solar power, even at night: These giant space mirrors could send sunlight back to Earth after dark 01 Apr 2020 11:02 Solar farms aren't all that useful at night, even though the sun is still shining on the other half of the planet. To make up for this missed opportunity, a team of engineers from the University of Glasgow has been working on a project to use …