Environment

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John Wheeler: The North Dakota DWR is going to the air to find water underground

It isn't aliens nor is it the government looking for aliens....

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Melinda Myers: Prune raspberries for an abundant harvest

A bit of summer pruning goes a long way to keeping your raspberries healthy and productive. So, get out the mosquito net...

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Huge pod of pilot whales stranded, and die in island off Orkney archipelago

Seventy-seven long-finned pilot whales washed ashore on Thursday on Sanday island, a part of the Orkney archipelago off ...

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Why Scotland's oysters are losing their claim as the food of love

Oysters might be considered as an aphrodisiac to get the juices flowing, they have turned out to be the giant pandas of ...

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The Cambridgeshire museum which saw just 608 visitors last year

Thorney Heritage Museum is one of the least-visited museums in the country as it is only open on Sunday afternoons for a...

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High School Cheer: Elysian Fields cheerleaders earn JV All-American honors

Elysian Fields cheerleading is in for a bright future about their JV squad earned All-American honors at JV cheer camp. ...

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Crucial farm jobs dry up in drought-stricken Morocco

In a sun-baked village north of Morocco's capital Rabat, Mustapha Loubaoui and other itinerant workers wait idly by the ...

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We ruined protected areas, now we must save them

The second year of the Marcos administration was marked by irregularities in the management of protected areas such as C...

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Fire Situation in Sredna Gora Remains Complex

The situation in Sredna Gora remains complex. Firefighters from Koprivshtitsa, Gabrovo and Sofia have joined firefighter...

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Macron’s big European Parliament loss

This week on The Sound Kitchen you’ll hear the answer to the question about the European Parliament elections. There�...

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What we thought of lunch at The Wandering Duck, Darlington

Wander in, waddle out. We tried the newest addition to the menu at The Wandering Duck in Darlington....

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Floods displace 4 lakh people—Brazil needs a new approach to climate mobility

Faced with increasing climate threats, Brazil must build local resilience by formalising precarious settlements, investi...

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Homeless in Long Beach will get free food for their pets thanks to John Legend partnership

Singer John Legend, who co-founded the pet food brand Kismet, helped Long Beach open a new center that lets the homeless...

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Obituary: Michael Richard Albert

WEST GARDINER - Michael Richard Albert, 55, of West Gardiner, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2024. Michael was born in ...

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Obituary: Celeste Bouchard

AUGUSTA - Celeste Bouchard has gone to be with her Lord and Savior on July 7, 2024.She was born Feb. 10, ......

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Rice is a silent source of methane emissions: Meet the startup helping farmers tackle the problem

Agri-tech startup Rize is helping rice farmers In Southeast Asia to reduce their methane emissions, while giving their b...

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Tracking a warm weekend with chances for evening thundershowers

Highs stay in the upper 80s this weekend, and chances of evening thundershowers lingering overnight persist both today a...

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Thundershowers moving through the region to start the weekend

Two rounds of thundershowers look to move through the Northland Saturday, as highs remain in the 80s for most of the wee...

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Protecting the 'charismatic' American kestrel

If you’re lucky enough to spot an American kestrel swooping over a field or perched on a telephone line, you might tha...

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Saving on energy costs this summer

Tips from HVAC technicians...

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First Alert Forecast: Flooding possible in NYC before another potential heat wave arrives

CBS New York's Lonnie Quinn has your First Alert Forecast for July 12 at 11 p.m....

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Colorado Springs, Pueblo smash all-time heat records; relief at least a few days away

Record-setting heat hit the Colorado Springs area Friday, and there's a chance of more to come this weekend....

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Pauba Fire in Temecula forces evacuations, burns more than 100 acres

Riverside County Fire first reported the flames at 1:29 p.m. Friday....

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First Alert Weather: Flood Watch in place across Tri-State Area as rain moves into region

A Flood Watch will be in effect across much of the Tri-State Area through Saturday evening due to the likelihood of down...

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Nepal landslide sweeps away 2 buses with more than 50 passengers

Elsewhere in the country, 17 people have died and three more people were injured due to landslides in different district...

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First Alert Forecast: Flood Watch in NYC on Saturday with rain on the way

CBS New York's Lonnie Quinn has your First Alert Forecast for July 12 at 8 p.m....

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First Alert Weather Friday night forecast 7-12-24

Chief meteorologist Paul Heggen has information on a pending cooldown....

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Alec Baldwin's manslaughter case dismissed after lawyers say evidence withheld

The defence argued that prosecutors hid evidence from them about ammunition that may be related to the shooting on the f...

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Another round of storms expected to bring rain-cooled air to Houston Saturday

Another round of heavy downpours is possible on Saturday, which will keep the heat in check....

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As heatwave continues, Bend shines spotlight on its water curtailment plan

As Bend endures a week-long heat wave that is expected to continue through the weekend the City of Bend has taken the op...

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The small town of Cook is still cleaning up after all the flooding

Small businesses in Cook was hit hard after the flooding that hit Minnesota last month....

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If Beryl impacted your ability to work, disaster unemployment benefits could soon be on the way

The Texas Workforce Commission says help could be on the way for those whose paychecks were impacted by the Category 1 s...

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National weather forecast for Saturday July 13

National weather forecast for Saturday July 13....

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Maui Crater Road wildfire increases to 550 acres

Maui County officials continue to closely monitor a wildfire on Crater Road near Haleakala that began Wednesday night an...

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Accused pot farmer in Mexico operation released from jail

A federal judge allows Xiandu Zhang to live in Massachusetts pending his trial....

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Larkspur is a symbol of a beautiful spirit

Agarita plays a large role in the number of birds seen in the park. The berries offer food, the flowers offer nectar, an...

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World’s first hydrogen-powered ferry to operate in SF Bay

The 70-foot catamaran called the MV Sea Change will transport up to 75 passengers along the waterfront between Pier 41 a...

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Iowa DNR: Parts of NW Iowa received more than half a year's worth of rain in June

In just 30 days, areas of Northwest Iowa saw more than half a year's worth of rain in June which lead to historic floodi...

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Greece braces for week-long heat wave

ATHENS (AA) : Greece braces for a week-long hot weather wave, the country’s National Meteorological Service (ESY) anno...

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Man bitten by a snake in Merida’s Las Américas subdivision

A 25-year-old young man was bitten by a snake on his left ankle in the Las Américas neighborhood, on the north side......

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Europe heatwave: Spain, Greece and Turkey weather maps turn white as 46C blast hits

Tourist hotspots in the Mediterranean are preparing for scorching conditions as weather maps from Spain, Greece and Turk...

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‘It’s good news’: Scientists suspect history about to be made in China

Evidence is mounting that some time over the past few months, China’s greenhouse gas emissions peaked. If so, it is li...

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June 2024 was the hottest on record worldwide and the 3rd hottest in California

It was the 13th consecutive month of record high temperatures around the world....

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Wisconsin Gov. Evers declares state of emergency for 4 flooded counties

Gov. Tony Evers has declared a state of emergency for four northeastern Wisconsin counties hit last week by flooding tha...

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Friday afternoon First Alert Weather forecast 7/12/24

Zoe Mintz reports on the heat wave finally ending with cooler temperatures inland expected this weekend.Website: https:/...

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30-year rain record broken in Lahore

F.P. Report LAHORE: Lahore received as high as 315 millimetres of rain on Friday, breaking a 30-year-old record and leav...

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In a first, sea rise kills off a Florida Keys species. Scientists fear it won’t be the last

Scientists have been watching this particular stand of cacti — known for their height (up to 20 feet) and brown hairli...

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Pastures in western Nebraska respond positively to cheatgrass herbicide management

Cheatgrass is an invasive species that greens up and sets seeds earlier than most native species. It uses up soil moistu...

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ESPYs Host Serena Williams Under Fire for 'Pathetic' 'White People' Jab at Caitlin Clark

If you are the sort of person who goes looking for “racism” under every nook and cranny, you will, more often than n...

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Bean Growers Day in Grant is scheduled for August

A new event, “Bean Growers Day in Grant,” will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 20, at the Stumpf International Wheat Center...

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Berkshires could see downpours Saturday, but how long will we be stuck under the heat dome?

Tropical heat and humidity hang tough in the Berkshires until Wednesday, when cooler, drier air finally arrives. Downpou...

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Seven curry restaurants in North East named in UK top 100

Seven curry restaurants in the North East have been named in the UK's top 100....

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Storms, Beach-Nesting Birds, and You

Hurricane season has begun in Texas. During the week of June 17, 2024, the outer bands of a tropical depression affected...

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Just a Category 1 hurricane? Don't be fooled by a number—It could be more devastating than a Cat 5

Here's a troubling phrase hurricane forecasters hate but often hear: "It's just a Category 1. Nothing to worry about."...

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2023 Rolling Hills Estates landslide likely began the winter before

Californians are familiar with landslides that occur around storms, when saturated soil and rock loses its grip and slip...

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How climate patterns contribute to coral bleaching in the Great Barrier Reef

A new study finds a significant impact of the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO) and El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) ...

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By giving dogs a second chance through adoption, these vulnerable Santa Cruz County kids are getting a second chance of their own

Melissa Wolf's nonprofit pairs vulnerable young people, often living in juvenile correction facilities, with abandoned o...

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Complex impact of large wildfires on ozone layer dynamics unveiled

In a revelation that highlights the fragile balance of our planet's atmosphere, scientists from China, Germany, and the ...

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Here's how Joshua Tree stewards deal with constant vandalism

The national park averages about 250 reports of paint, stickers, and even nail polish-based graffiti designs each year....