A group of adventurers, sailors, pilots and climate scientists that recently started a journey around the North Pole in an effort to show the lack of ice, has been blocked from further travels by ice.Read More
Global oil markets are flooded with cheap crude, and concerns about climate change are growing louder. The last thing the world seems to be craving is the discovery of new large oil and natural gas fields.
But such fields have been found in the last month. And two of them are in the United States — one in Texas and the other off Alaska.
Read the Full Article: Source – The New York Times
Time For Truth: (The New York Times) – Oil Glut? Here Comes Some More!
If it’s illegal and considered racist for a white, straight business owner to deny service to a gay person or person of color, shouldn’t the same be true for a yoga class that bars white people from attending?
KIRO Radio’s Dori Monson thinks so.
Rainier Beach Yoga in Seattle has a class called “yoga for people of color.” It started last week and runs once a month.Read More
Anchorage School District are distributing fitness devices to elementary students with the goal of goading them into physical activities with points they can use online.
Students at 37 elementary schools received Sqord devices Monday that resemble a wristwatch and track physical activities much like the popular Nike Fitbit, Your Alaska Link reports.Read More
Drilling for oil in the Arctic may harm Shell’s reputation and cost it dear, the former BP boss Lord Browne has said.
Shell has just started preliminary drilling in Alaska’s Chukchi Sea after several setbacks.Read More