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Hurricane Florence weather latest: Florence SMASHES North Carolina - first rains arrive

Fox News' Griff Jenkins reported Thursday morning from Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, where a lifelong resident explained his decision not to evacuate. "A lot of rain", said Maj. And this, he said, is like nothing Toronto has ever seen. Downpours and flooding would be especially severe, lasting for days, if the storm stalls over land. Continua a leggere...

California approves goal for 100 percent renewable energy by 2045

California approves goal for 100 percent renewable energy by 2045 This will require large investments across all sectors - energy, transportation, industrial, commercial and residential buildings, agriculture, and various forms of sequestration including natural and working lands, Brown said. This order essentially states that California must "remove (s) as much carbon dioxide from the atmosphere as it emits". SCE models showed that in order to reduce its grid... Continua a leggere...

Jeff Bezos is donating money to fix a problem his company perpetuates

Jeff Bezos is donating money to fix a problem his company perpetuates Picture taken on April 20, 2018. Organisations will be given grants for "doing compassionate, needle-moving work to provide shelter and hunger support to address the needs of young families". Bezos' relative silence was a stark contrast to peers like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett who have given away tens of billions. The most notable involving more than $40 million USA to the local nonprofit Far... Continua a leggere...

Hurricane Florence Reduces Its Intensity But Not Its Destructive Power

Hurricane Florence Reduces Its Intensity But Not Its Destructive Power Florence's winds had dropped from a peak of 140 miles per hour (225 kph) to 105 miles per hour (165 kph) by midmorning, reducing the hurricane from a terrifying Category 4 to a 2. Carla Mahaffee said she would be riding out the storm with friends, as they do during every hurricane. "I said, 'Why get on the road like this?" There was also concern over crops. Continua a leggere...

'Don't play games with it': Florence takes aim at Carolinas

It is predicted to deliver tropical-storm-force winds by noon Thursday to North Carolina's coast, and hurricane-force winds and risky storm surges by late Thursday or early Friday. States of emergency have been declared in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Maryland in anticipation. Even with some weakening that's predicted just before it makes landfall, the storm... Continua a leggere...

Hurricane Florence: Your guide to the story

Hurricane Florence: Your guide to the story A graphic of Hurricane Florence's path, generated today (Sept. 12) at 2 p.m. ET by the National Hurricane Center , shows an approximate representation of coastal areas under a hurricane warning (red), hurricane watch (pink), tropical storm warning (blue) and tropical storm watch (yellow). Continua a leggere...

Stone in South African cave boasts oldest-known human drawing

Stone in South African cave boasts oldest-known human drawing According to National Geographic , the drawing itself is somewhat understated and can be likened to what nearly looks like a modern-day hashtag. A major methodological challenge was to prove these lines were deliberately drawn by humans. Continua a leggere...

Hurricane Florence weakens slightly, expected to reach Carolinas as Cat 3

President Trump said the hurricane is predicted to be one of the worst storms to hit the East Coast in years as he warned residents to be prepared and to be careful. Florence is forecast to dump up to three feet (almost a meter) of rain in some areas after it makes landfall in North and SC. Forecasters warn Hurricane Florence could hesitate just offshore for days, punishing a longer stretch o... Continua a leggere...

Jaw-dropping images of Hurricane Florence from space

Jaw-dropping images of Hurricane Florence from space The US National Hurricane Centre has warned that Hurricane Florence will bring "life-threatening, catastrophic flash flooding" to North and SC. Gerst and American astronaut Ricky Arnold captured the Category 4 storm and its swirling eye up close in images posted to Twitter this morning, emphasizing its epic scale and their thoughts for people in its path. Continua a leggere...

Florence to bring life-threatening storm surge

The hurricane is expected to make landfall somewhere in the Carolinas early Friday. Sharp doesn't like to compare hurricanes because each one is different, but he did note that Florence is a stronger storm than Matthew, which hit the state in 2016. Continua a leggere...

Hurricane Florence shifts south as Georgia and Carolinas hunker down

The latest GFS Model shows the storm approaching North Carolina, covering the state in precipitation over a fairly short amount of time. More than a million people are expected to flee low-lying areas, as SC and Virginia ordered mandatory evacuations of coastal areas starting on Tuesday. Continua a leggere...

Hurricane Florence Likely To Hit Black Residents The Hardest

Hurricane Florence Likely To Hit Black Residents The Hardest SC and North Carolina have ordered evacuations for people living in vulnerable areas along the coast. A state of emergency has been declared in D.C. Monday is the climatological peak date of hurricane season, the height of the eight-week period when the most powerful storms usually form, CNN meteorologist Pedram Javaheri said. Continua a leggere...

IPhone XS e XC in Italia dal 21 settembre?

IPhone XS e XC in Italia dal 21 settembre? Dovrebbe essere - il condizionale è d'obbligo dato che non è stata comunicata alcuna ufficialità in tal senso - il giorno dei 3 nuovi iPhone 2018, preannunciati da mesi di rumors e indiscrezioni. Restano fermi, anche dopo quest'ultimo rapporto, le voci già circolate in passato sul modello di iPhone con schermo da 6,1 pollici: tra tutte la possibilità che arrivi sul mercato in diverse coloraz... Continua a leggere...

Apple potrebbe annunciare il nuovo iPhone a settembre

Apple potrebbe annunciare il nuovo iPhone a settembre Le informazioni trapelano dalla rete, ma non ci sono ancora conferme che arrivano direttamente dalla Apple pronta a far trapelare grande curiosità in vista dell'evento del 12 settembre . Sul suo sito ufficiale l'azienda ha annunciato che alcuni modelli di iPhone 8 contengono schede logiche con un difetto di fabbricazione . Il pennino, mai voluto dal fondatore ed ex Ceo Steve Jobs , ... Continua a leggere...

Hurricane Florence Tracker: Warnings Sent Out for North, South Carolina

Hurricane Florence Tracker: Warnings Sent Out for North, South Carolina It likely goes without saying that hurricanes produce punishing, potentially deadly winds. At 5 p.m. Tuesday, the storm was centered 785 miles southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina, moving at 17 mph. "The atmosphere overall, before the potential landfall, certainly looks like we are going to have a very risky hurricane on our hands", he said. North Carolina, South Carolina , Virginia , Mary... Continua a leggere...

Crowdfunding campaign tied to Collins' vote on Kavanaugh surpasses $1 million

Crowdfunding campaign tied to Collins' vote on Kavanaugh surpasses $1 million Supreme Court will no doubt come down along largely partisan lines. The group said it will return all funds to donors if Collins votes against Kavanaugh. "Judge Kavanaugh kept his cool this week and demonstrated the qualities that I look for in a judge or a Supreme Court justice - good character, good temperament, high intelligence and respect for the law". Continua a leggere...

NC State-WVU in flux as Hurricane Florence looms

NC State-WVU in flux as Hurricane Florence looms Forecasters said Florence was expected to blow ashore late Thursday or early Friday, then slow down and unload one to two-and-a-half feet of rain that could cause flooding inland and wreak environmental havoc by washing over industrial waste sites and hog farms . Continua a leggere...

US capital under state of emergency for Hurricane Florence

US capital under state of emergency for Hurricane Florence Taking dead aim at the Carolinas, Storm Florence is likely to bring "life-threatening, catastrophic flash flooding and significant river flooding" when it sweeps in on Thursday and Friday, the National Weather Service (NWS) said . North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has told locals "don't bet your life on riding out a monster" as 140mph winds get set to batter the shoreline, with SC and Virg... Continua a leggere...

Boom on way to corral Pacific Ocean's plastic trash

Boom on way to corral Pacific Ocean's plastic trash Moller-Maersk and DeepGreen, its current charter holder. The floating barrier will then concentrate the plastic garbage at a central point where it can be fished out of the water and shipped back to dry land for recycling. "We at the Ocean Conservancy are highly skeptical but we hope it works", he said. "If you don't stop plastics from flowing into the ocean, it will be a Sisyphean task ", Mr L... Continua a leggere...

Braving Bad Weather, Space X Launches Falcon 9 Satellite Successfully

EDT (04:45 UTC) on September 10. "Nine minutes after lift-off, the rocket's first stage landed 400 miles offshore on the deck of SpaceX's 'Of Course I Still Love You " drone ship - the 29th successful landing by a Falcon booster. Operating from 138 degrees East, the satellite's coverage reaches across Asia all the way to Hawaii - in both C and Ku-band - enabling direct connectivity between an... Continua a leggere...


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