Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: change

Guidance will not change on face masks, COVID-19 cases predicted to peak in US: CDC Director Walensky

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said Wednesday that the agency’s guidance on face masks would not change. “ CDC continues to recommend that any mask is better than no...

Opinion: The next front in fighting climate change: your home

About 20% of greenhouse gases in the US come from homes. And the homes of the wealthiest Americans, who can most easily afford climate-saving modernizations, emit about 25% more greenhouse gases per capita than...

Climate change: How rich people could help save the planet

CNN —   Rich people don’t just have bigger bank balances and more lavish lifestyles than the rest of us – they also have bigger carbon footprints. The more stuff you own, and the...

Allyson Felix: Athletics superstar on using her platform to fight for change

But the 35-year-old is not just content with excelling in her sport and wants to use her platform for social good. She recently partnered with Anthem, an insurance company that has conducted a study...

Memphis’ Penny Hardaway suggests lineup change coming after latest loss, vows to be ‘complete a——‘

Memphis men’s basketball coach Penny Hardaway was really unhappy with his team following the Tigers’ 67-63 loss to Ole Miss on Saturday. Memphis came into the game as the No. 18 team in the...

Climate change and geopolitical instability: 11 high-risk countries

Residents use a boat to move in a flooded neighbourhood in Kareli Gaus Nagar area of Allahabad on August 12, 2021 following heavy monsoon rainfalls that caused the overflowing of the Ganges and Yamuna...

Chris Moneymaker: Meet the man who helped change the fortunes of poker overnight

Sure, he was the chip leader at the 2003 World Series of Poker (WSOP) having miraculously, and literally, battled against the odds all the way to make it to the final table out of...

Christmas tree shortage because of supply chain issues, climate change

Richmond Township, Pemployee at Beck Tree Farms, carries a wrapped tree. MediaNews Group | Reading Eagle | Getty Images Want to buy a Christmas tree this year? You might have better luck asking Santa...

Will U.S. ever put a price on carbon as part of climate change policy?

A ConocoPhillips refinery in Wilmington, California. Jonathan Alcorn | Bloomberg | Getty Images The world needs to reduce carbon levels, and one way is through a carbon tax, a strategy the U.S. has been debating for decades.    With urgent calls to...

How it fights climate change

US President Joe Biden reacts during a meeting on “the Build Back Better World (B3W)”, as part of the World Leaders’ Summit of the COP26 UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, on November...