Thousands of Species Are Fleeing to Earth’s Poles en Masse, And a Pattern’s Emerging. Today, as temperature increases squeeze animals into ever-narrowing habitat ranges, those animals already swimming towards he poles are also at risk of running out of cooler water. : worldnews

It’s real, it’s us, it’s bad, there’s hope, and the science is reliable. The question that remains now is what are we going to do about it? The consensus among scientists and economists on carbon pricing§ to mitigate climate change…

George Floyd protests put a spotlight on U.S. hypocrisy on Hong Kong

“President Trump has spewed division with ill-chosen tweets about looting and ‘shooting’ or ‘vicious dogs’ and overpowering weapons,” wrote my colleague Dan Balz. “He has attacked Democratic leaders as their communities burn. He flails rather than leads, his instincts all…

Nawaz Sharif’s leaked photo sparks debate over his health

LAHORE: A fresh picture of Pakistan’s ‘ailing’ former prime minister Nawaz Sharif having tea at a London cafe along with his family went viral on social media, sparking a debate on his health with the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf members demanding…

‘Mr President, don’t go hide’: China goads US over George Floyd protests | George Floyd

Chinese officials and state media have seized on news of the protests sweeping the US, comparing the widespread unrest to the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong and accusing Washington of hypocrisy. Mass protests spread across multiple US states over the weekend,…

Astronauts arrive at space station, Technology News, ETtech

Image: John Raoux SpaceX delivered two astronauts to the International Space Station for NASA on Sunday, following up a historic liftoff with an equally smooth docking in yet another first for Elon Musk’s company. With test pilots Doug Hurley and…

Trump took shelter in White House bunker as protests raged

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service agents rushed President Donald Trump to a White House bunker on Friday night as hundreds of protesters gathered outside the executive mansion, some of them throwing rocks and tugging at police barricades. Trump spent nearly…

Australians Don’t Understand “The History Of Police Killings”, Claims Aussie Reporter During US Protests

Communities around the world are continuing to come together in grief and rage to protest against police brutality and systemic racism. To get involved, please consider attending some of the upcoming Australian protests below. Times and dates are correct at…

Russia Sends Note of Protest to US Over Police Use of Pepper Spray on RIA Novosti Reporter : worldnews

This is the best tl;dr I could make, original reduced by 63%. (I’m a bot) MOSCOW – The Russian Embassy in the United States sent a note of protest on Sunday to the Department of State after a Minneapolis police…

From Peru to Ecuador to Bolivia to Tibet, few coronavirus cases at high altitudes

Yet since those three deaths, between March 23 and April 3, at the start of Peru’s strict national lockdown, there has not been another covid-19 fatality in the entire Cusco region, even as the disease has claimed more than 4,000…

Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem reopens after two months

JERUSALEM: Jerusalem‘s Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Islam’s third holiest site, reopened on Sunday after being closed for over two months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Dozens of worshippers in protective masks were let into the compound before the first prayers of…

Coronavirus live news: Brazil passes 500,000 Covid-19 cases as India extends lockdown in ‘high-risk’ zones | World news

2.14am BST 02:14 Bangladesh lifts lockdown Bangladesh lifted its coronavirus lockdown Sunday, with millions heading back to work in densely populated cities and towns even as the country logged a record spike in deaths and new infections. “The lockdown has…

Cyprus to launch SMS campaign to stem migrant arrivals

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus is launching a multilingual SMS campaign to head off more migrant arrivals by dispelling the mistaken belief the European Union member country is a gateway to the continent, the Cypriot interior minister said Sunday Nicos…