Tag Archives: Energy

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    Daily Digest 9/19 – What BP Got Wrong About Global Oil Demand, How Long Does COVID Immunity Last?

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    Saturday, September 19, 2020, 7:03 AM

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    • US billionaires’ wealth grew by $845 billion during the first six months of the pandemic
    • Ranked: The World’s Richest Families in 2020
    • Army National Guard major told Congress feds requested heat ray and stockpiled ammunition before clearing DC protest
    • Charles Hugh Smith: This Is Why Inflation Will Rip Everyone’s Face Off
    • Mises Institute: Inflation as a Tool of the Radical Left
    • ‘There’s not a comparable year’: Homicides are up 52% in Chicago amid COVID-19, with majority involving people of color
    • Murders Have Soared While Other Violent Crime Declined, FBI Finds
    • A Progressive Prosecutor Faces Off With Portland’s Aggressive Police
    • Armed Oregon Residents Set Up Roadblocks After Fire Was Ignited Intentionally, Police Say
    • C.D.C. Testing Guidance Was Published Against Scientists’ Objections
    • US reinfection case raises question: how long does Covid immunity last?
    • What BP Got Wrong About Global Oil Demand
    • Why There Are So Many Wildfires in California, but Few in the Southeastern United States
    • New studies confirm weakening of the Gulf Stream circulation (AMOC)
    • UPDATE: Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals’ Likely Contaminate More Than 700 Military Sites

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    Daily Digest 9/18 – Good News Friday: The Rise Of Molds, U.S. Cities Planning ‘Green Recovery’ Post-Pandemic

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    Friday, September 18, 2020, 8:27 AM

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    • Why some US cities are plotting a ‘green recovery’ after the pandemic
    • After final U.S. Congress primary in Delaware, a record-breaking 298 women U.S. House nominees will be on ballots this November
    • A Volunteer Archaeologist Just Discovered the Oldest Example of Religious Graffiti Ever Found in Britain
    • Airline workers have lower rates of COVID-19 than the general population — and airline CEOs say it’s proof that flying is safe
    • The Rise Of Molds
    • NASA Funds Eight New Projects Exploring Connections Between the Environment and COVID-19
    • Mathematicians may have unlocked the secret of how “stone forests” form
    • How to Help Victims of the California Wildfires

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    Daily Digest 9/17 – U.S. Image Plummets Internationally, Mass Migratory Bird Deaths Reported In NM

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    Thursday, September 17, 2020, 7:19 AM

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    • U.S. Image Plummets Internationally as Most Say Country Has Handled Coronavirus Badly
    • Tracking America’s recovery
    • Exclusive: The Billionaire Who Wanted To Die Broke Is Now Officially Broke
    • We mailed 100 letters to test the Postal Service. The verdict: Spotty at best, dismal at worst
    • Military Police Leaders Weighed Deploying ‘Heat Ray’ Against D.C. Protesters
    • Senators Call Google ‘Monopoly Upon Monopoly’ as DOJ Case Nears
    • How the Promise of Normalcy Won the 1920 Election
    • Conservative group used a bunch of teens to evade Twitter and Facebook moderation
    • The Crushing Reality of Zoom School
    • Claims of ‘coronavirus death squads’ as Colombia is rocked by nine massacres in just two weeks
    • U.S. Shale Production Continues To Decline
    • Bird populations in US and Canada down 3bn in 50 years
    • Mass deaths of migratory birds reported in New Mexico
    • British Military Prepares for Climate-Fueled Resource Shortages

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    Daily Digest 9/16 – America’s $25T Debt Explained in one Chart, The Worst Fire Season Ever, Again

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    Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 6:19 AM

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    • Latinos Report Financial Strain As Pandemic Erodes Income And Savings
    • Ice detainees faced medical neglect and hysterectomies, whistleblower alleges
    • America’s $25T Debt Explained in one Chart
    • Israel signs deal establishing formal ties with two Arab states at the White House
    • Coronavirus kills far more Hispanic and Black children than White youths, CDC study finds
    • ‘Rogue’ Chinese Virologist Joins Twitter, Publishes “Smoking Gun” Evidence COVID-19 Created In Lab
    • In South Africa, some students moved in with teachers to keep up with lessons amid coronavirus lockdowns
    • Facebook VP Nick Clegg On New Climate Change Information Hub
    • Fire, fire, everywhere.
    • The worst fire season ever. Again.
    • Trump spurns science on climate: ‘Don’t think science knows’

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    Daily Digest 9/15 – 98 Days in Unemployment Purgatory, 5 Tropical Cyclones Currently In Atlantic

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    Tuesday, September 15, 2020, 10:21 AM

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    • Moore: The Last Thing States, Cities Need Is A Taxpayer Bailout
    • My 98 Days in Unemployment Purgatory
    • U.S. court allows Trump to phase out immigrant humanitarian protections
    • Trump Health Aide Pushes Bizarre Conspiracies and Warns of Armed Revolt
    • The Burning Platform: A Man’s Gotta Know His Limitations
    • QAnon is a Nazi Cult, Rebranded
    • Unusual Features of the SARS-CoV-2 Genome Suggesting Sophisticated Laboratory Modification Rather Than Natural Evolution and Delineation of Its Probable Synthetic Route
    • University of Pittsburgh scientists discover antibody that ‘neutralizes’ virus that causes COVID-19
    • Longtime Climate Science Denier Hired At NOAA
    • A Secret Recording Reveals Oil Executives’ Private Views on Climate Change
    • Photographer Jeff Frost Has Been Chasing California Wildfires for Years. This Season Is the Worst He’s Ever Seen
    • Pumpkin Parch at Kent Farms
    • U.S. has its wettest 12 months on record – again
    • 5 tropical cyclones are in the Atlantic at the same time for only the second time in history

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    Daily Digest 9/14 – Disarray, Dismay, And Disconnect Six Months In, Cost Of Living Far Higher Than Official Inflation Rate

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    Monday, September 14, 2020, 7:38 AM

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    • Cost Of Living Far Higher Than Official Inflation Rate, Harvard Professor Finds
    • The “Smartest Money” Left NYC A Decade Ago: Why Jerry & James Are Both Wrong
    • 3 Major Shifts For Gold And Silver
    • America Is About to Lose Its 200,000th Life to Coronavirus. How Many More Have to Die?
    • Fauci says that he takes vitamin D and C supplements and that they can lessen ‘your susceptibility to infection’
    • Riots? What Riots?
    • The Reversion Will be Mean
    • Virus America, six months in: Disarray, dismay, disconnect
    • ‘Rogue’ Chinese Virologist Claims She Has “Evidence” COVID-19 Was Created In A Lab
    • Axon Neuroscience Has a Promising Peptide Vaccine Against COVID-19 in Development
    • $530 Million Available to Support U.S. Commercial Fishermen Affected by Tariffs
    • The Relative Abundance of Bumblebees In North America Is Estimated to Have Crashed by 97 Percent

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    Daily Digest 9/12 – America Is Trapped in a Pandemic Spiral, CA’s Largest-Ever Wildfire Burns On

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    Saturday, September 12, 2020, 6:48 AM

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    • Even Very Prepared Colleges Face Outbreaks
    • Nearly 2 in 3 Portland voters view Mayor Ted Wheeler unfavorably, even more favor new police oversight system, poll shows
    • Senate Republicans fail to advance coronavirus stimulus bill as stalemate drags on
    • America Is Trapped in a Pandemic Spiral
    • Vaccine makers are gambling with human life
    • Bailout: Billions of Dollars of Federal COVID-19 Relief Money Flow to the Oil Industry
    • Russia’s Central Bank Warns That Oil Could Slide To $25
    • How Big Oil Misled The Public Into Believing Plastic Would Be Recycled
    • California’s new largest-ever wildfire: North Coast’s August Complex shatters record set two years ago
    • The World Lost Two-Thirds Of Its Wildlife In 50 Years. We Are to Blame

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    Daily Digest 9/10 – Good News Friday: How Human Brains Extract Meaning From The World, Wind And Solar 50% Cheaper Than Thought

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    Friday, September 11, 2020, 6:21 AM

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    • Life’s purpose comes from our minds’ amazing ability to extract meaning from the world
    • Insect Flight | Capturing Takeoff & Flying at 3,200 FPS
    • The New Reconstruction
    • The Kids Are All Right
    • Newborn giant panda cub at National Zoo in D.C. is ‘packing on grams’
    • Wind and solar are 30-50% cheaper than thought, admits UK government
    • World Added More Solar, Wind Than Anything Else Last Year
    • Gardening in time of crisis has brought me closer to my mother

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    Daily Digest 9/10 – Amazon Takes Steps To Abandon Seattle, Financial Pain From Pandemic ‘Much, Much Worse’ Than Expected

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    Thursday, September 10, 2020, 7:44 AM

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    • Do Jobless Benefits Deter Workers? Some Employers Say Yes. Studies Don’t.
    • NPR Poll: Financial Pain From Coronavirus Pandemic ‘Much, Much Worse’ Than Expected
    • Stanley Druckenmiller: The stock market is in an ‘absolute raging mania’
    • Rantz: Amazon takes another major step to abandon Seattle
    • New audio proves it: Trump deliberately deceived America about the coronavirus
    • Inside the Dangerous Mission to Understand What Makes Extremists Tick—and How to Change Their Minds
    • DHS whistleblower alleges he was told to stop producing reports on Russian interference
    • If the US had Canada’s Covid-19 death rate, 100,000 more Americans would likely be alive today
    • Photos: Wildfires Rage Across the American West
    • At least 7 dead as nearly 200 wildfires burn across West
    • Animal Populations Fell by 68% in 50 Years and It’s Getting Worse

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    Daily Digest 9/9 – The Challenging Next Phase of the Pandemic, The Biblical Flood That Will Drown CA

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    Wednesday, September 9, 2020, 7:11 AM

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    • Fire Destroys Most of Europe’s Largest Refugee Camp on Greek Island of Lesbos
    • U.S. to Reduce Troop Levels in Iraq to 3,000
    • “We Have A World To Win”: New Yorkers On Not Leaving NYC
    • Justice Department wants to defend Trump in E. Jean Carroll defamation lawsuit
    • Geopolitics: How Maps Help Us Understand History, Predict the Future, and Go Beyond Politics
    • Authorities misinterpreting COVID-19 trial data with ‘disastrous’ results, Canadian researchers say
    • The Emotionally Challenging Next Phase of the Pandemic
    • Tracking Coronavirus Cases at U.S. Colleges and Universities
    • Trump’s Drilling Ban Bombshell Rocks Oil Industry
    • Why the Bay Area sky has a yellow glow but it doesn’t smell like smoke
    • The Biblical Flood That Will Drown California

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