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Ignoring Outrage, Trump Officially Pulls US Out of WHO During Virus...

President Donald Trump on Tuesday formally started the withdrawal of the United States from the World Health Organization, making good on threats to deprive...

500,000 People Have Now Died From COVID-19, as Global Infections Pass...

Global cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, have surpassed 10,000,000 globally as the US cases spike, according to data analysed...

Reports Indicate That Arctic Temperatures Just Hit a Horrific New Heat...

The United Nations said Tuesday it was working to verify reports of a new Arctic record temperature of 38 degrees Celsius (100.4 degrees Fahrenheit)...

It’s Official: Siberia’s 10u00b0C Hotter Than Average, We Just Had Warmest...

Temperatures soared 10 degrees Celsius (°C) above average last month in Siberia, home to much of Earth's permafrost, as the world experienced its warmest...

As Permafrost Melts It’s Unleashing Ancient Viruses, Carbon – And Now...

Melting permafrost, suspected by Russia of being behind an unprecedented fuel spill that has polluted huge stretches of Arctic rivers, is a time bomb...

Scientists Create a Prototype ‘Air Plasma’ Engine That Works Without Fossil...

A prototype jet engine can propel itself without using any fossil fuels, potentially paving the way for carbon-neutral air travel.The device compresses air and...

Oil mixed as demand worries offset gains from output cut deal

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices were mixed on Monday, as the historic production-cut deal inked by major global oil producers was not enough...

Oil prices settle higher on stimulus package, fuel demand sinks

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. crude prices settled higher on Wednesday, bolstered by progress on a massive pending U.S. economic stimulus package, even as...

Dollar pares losses as investors wait on stimulus bill

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar gave up most of its early losses on Tuesday as investors waited on a Senate stimulus bill meant...

This Pandemic Might Actually Help Us Tackle Climate Change. Here’s How

Stock markets around the world had some of their worst performance in decades this past week, well surpassing that of the global financial crisis...