Saturday, September 22, 2018

Nature

Nature
A female narwhal surfaces in an open area surrounded by sea ice in western Greenland

Greenland and The Hunt for Better Climate Science

By Alister Doyle, Elizabeth Culliford and Lucas Jackson GREENLAND (Reuters)  Flying over eastern Greenland, the NASA scientists stared down from a Gulfstream jet as it followed...
The Wider Image: In Greenland, a glacier's collapse shows climate impact

In Greenland, A Glacier’s Collapse Shows Climate Impact

By Lucas Jackson TASILLAQ, Greenland (Reuters)  Perched on a cliff above Greenland’s Helheim glacier, I tried calling my wife in New York on a satellite phone....
Policemen detain an activist as they attempt to clear the area at the "Hambacher Forst" in Kerpen-Buir near Cologne

German Police Clear Protestors from Ancient Forest Marked for Mining

HAMBACH, Germany (Reuters)  German riot police cleared environmental activists from treehouses in an ancient forest on Thursday, dismantling a protest camp set up five years...
A woman poses for a picture outside the Ice Cave at the Rhone Glacier in Furka

Scientists Investigate Icy Streams for Survival Clues

FURKA, Switzerland (Reuters) A team of scientists has embarked on a four-year quest to discover what beyond water the world loses when glaciers melt By...
The Wider Image: In Mali, donkeys help with the fight against waste

In Mali’s Capital, Donkeys Are on Front Line of Fight against...

By Luc Gnago BAMAKO (Reuters)  In the Malian capital of Bamako, donkey carts driven by young men like 19-year-old Arouna Diabate play a vital role battling...
Knight cuts unwanted branches with his son Joel from vines at their family plot at Mount McKenzie, located on the outskirts of the town of Angaston in the Barossa Valley

Australia’s Drought Could Produce A Corker Vintage

By Tom Westbrook and Jonathan Barrett GRIFFITH/BAROSSA, Australia (Reuters)  If Australia's big dry has a silver lining, it'll be worth cellaring, according to vintners, who are...
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