On Wednesday, the US and Alaska state officials announced that they will no longer ask for an extra $92 million from Exxon Mobil Corp. to pay for environmental cleanup and restoration that stemmed from the huge Exxon Valdez oil spill roughly 30 years ago.
The state of Alaska and the US...read more
Leading global players from some of the most carbon-intensive sectors like power, utilities, and industrial equipment have joined calls for the reduction of greenhouse gases. On Wednesday, a statement declared that 14 corporations have pushed for the United Nations Climate Change conference in...read more
Last year when videographer Hugo Kitching arrived in Jasper, instead of casting call for lead role of his film, he spent several weeks with his in search of perfect subjects to fill the starring roles in his film called Moose.
Kitching said the search for his subjects was very difficult...read more
Don Gutoski, a Canadian amateur photographer, has been named the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 for his beautiful, but haunting picture 'Tale of two foxes'. It was a portrait showcasing the struggle for life in the subarctic climes of Cape Churchill, Canada.
On Tuesday night, the...read more
As per latest research by Smithsonian researchers, woody vines or lianas are affecting tropical forest’s capacity to store carbon. They showed that vines slow down the tree growth of tropical forests and may even cause premature deaths.
Climate change, increased disturbance or more...read more
According to the world’s largest annual insect count, a butterfly locked in a cyclical struggle with a parasitic wasp has made a strong comeback this summer after years of scarcity. The holly blue is the only blue butterfly that is regularly seen flying in gardens and city centers. In 2014, the...read more
The process of removing wolves from the state endangered species list is still under consideration till November by the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission (OFWC). This news was spilled out in a meeting that took place on Friday, during which OFWC staff showed the recovery on the gray wolf's in...read more
This past week, grey whale was spotted in the waters off the English Bay. Now, federal fisheries officials have warned people in Vancouver that they should stay away from the whale. The Department of Fisheries and Oceans said that beachgoers and boaters have been getting too close to it while...read more
A stranded melon-headed whale was seen near west Gulf Shores Tuesday morning that was only at a certain distance from the shore. Hundreds of people crowded the beach to see the event.
It was strange to see the whale at a certain distance from the shore as it is an off-shore species, said...read more
RAAF crews stepped in to help Sea World polar bear Henry to reach his new home in Canada. The two-year-old polar bear travelled in a RAAF C-130J Hercules aircraft from the Gold Coast to Sydney before embarking on international flights while going to Cochrane Polar Habitat in Ontario.
As part of National Community Planning Month, the American Planning Association recognizes streets, neighborhoods and public spaces that have ‘exceptional character, quality and planning’ in its annual ‘Great Places in America’ list. Balboa Park in San Diego has been designated as one of America...read more
Volkswagen, errant car manufacturer, may face corporate manslaughter charges in the US if its deliberate rigging of vehicle emission tests is found linked to pollution deaths by road users there.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Boston has conducted a study, which has...read more
- Tesla’s Model 3 EV with 93-mile range being advertised on Canadian website
- Tesla delays deliveries of refreshed Model S and Model X electric vehicles
- Tesla offering 50% discount on Supercharging at night in California
- GM takes wraps off Hummer EV SUV version; International launch scheduled for 2023
- Toyota’s plug-in car sales in U.S. jump to almost 10,000 in first quarter of 2021
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- Tesla to design & build affordable EV in China: Tom Zhu
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