Biden administration launches new initiative to tackle climate crisis

Biden administration launches new government initiative to provide accessible and actionable information to individuals and communities affected by flooding, drought, wildfires, extreme heat, coastal erosion and other climate impacts that are escalating, the White House said on Tuesday. According to the White House statement, administration officials announced the launch of …

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Statues May Collapse, But Columbus Endures

Patrick T. Conley is the award-winning Rhode Island historian. Those historically ignorant vandals around America who demolish statues of Christopher Columbus over the mistaken belief that this deeply religious and fearless explorer personally sought to enslave Native Americans have a huge task ahead of them. As historian and former Brown …

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Antarctic winter 2021 was among the coldest on record

Pope Francis calls on lawmakers to tackle climate change On October 9, Pope Francis called on governments to work together to tackle climate change as he welcomed lawmakers who were in Rome for a two-day preparatory meeting for the annual United Nations Climate Change Conference . (Credit: Vatican News via …

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