Post by Bret Cahill
The other kind of yellow snow & ice.
Shakespeare's London home where he wrote Romeo and Juliet found, researcher says
ABC News, 14 Apr 2019 04:57Z
A researcher says William Shakespeare wrote some of his most popular works,
including Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night's Dream, at the London home,
in one of the city's wealthiest parishes.
Assaad Razzouk @AssaadRazzouk 14 Apr 2019 05:36Z
Jobs, jobs, jobs: According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, solar is
projected to be the fastest-growing job-creation business in the US in the
decade from 2016 to 2026. The second-fastest-growing job? Wind turbine
technician #climate pic.twitter.com/JuLoCCYcqN
Power to the people: Community-owned renewable energy turned on
ABC Goulburn Murray, 14 Apr 2019 06:56Z
A people-powered revolution is taking place in north-east Victoria with the
region's first community-led energy network going live.
Assaad Razzouk @AssaadRazzouk 14 Apr 2019 12:43Z
New satellite photos show climate change is sweeping Europe, with Swedish
forest fires, retreating glaciers and arid cropland attesting to a new reality
Picture below is of lush Belgian fields in July 2017, scorched by heat a
year later buff.ly/2KiMGXN #ActOnClimate pic.twitter.com/Ad4RG2IyaN
Gavin Schmidt @ClimateOfGavin 14 Apr 2019 15:43Z
Record earliest break up in the Nenana Ice Classic.
Debate over climate change dominates Finnish vote
Washington Post, 14 Apr 2019 16:04Z
Helsinki. Voters in Finland are casting ballots in a parliamentary election
Sunday after climate change dominated the campaign, even ...
Microsoft's Outlook.com has been compromised for months, email addresses and
subject lines, and more were left exposed
OnMSFT, 14 Apr 2019 16:32Z
If you or someone you contact via e-mail uses Microsoft's webmail services,
such as Outlook.com, then it is possible that you have been involved in a data ...
At Least 3 People Dead As Severe Weather Moves Across Southern U.S.
NPR, 14 Apr 2019 17:29Z
Severe weather that moved across the southern U.S. on Saturday left at least
three people dead and ravaged numerous homes in its path. Two children, ages 3 ...
Assaad Razzouk @AssaadRazzouk 14 Apr 2019 17:36Z
Climate Change Could Destroy His Home in Peru. So He Sued an Energy Company
in Germany: Local communities are taking the world's largest polluters to
court. And they're using the legal strategy that got tobacco companies to
pay up wfu.law/b2b #climate #law pic.twitter.com/hGWaeTEmVA
'I'm happy we survived': Businesses look forward to end of Canberra's light
ABC News, 14 Apr 2019 20:24Z
Canberra's new light rail network promised to "generate vibrancy, diversity
of employment and long-term sustainability". Instead, shops have been forced
to close, revenue has dropped and many business owners are unhappy.
European wasp 'super nests' found in WA signal growing problem
ABC News, 14 Apr 2019 21:29Z
Western Australia is the only place in the world to have successfully
stopped the highly aggressive European wasp from taking hold,
prompting experts to declare a biosecurity incident as numbers escalate.
[Interestingly, Eur wasps were typically a sig summer problem after
the 1990s in Melb. But this year they didn't appear at all during the
summer. Maybe too hot. Now in Apr, however...].
Generation lost: Power, privatisation and the shrinking Latrobe Valley
ABC Gippsland, 14 Apr 2019 21:24Z
The rationalisation of the power industry in the 1990s led to widespread job
losses in eastern Victoria, and the impact on community and sporting clubs
is still being felt a quarter of a century later.
''Rock Solid'' Chinese Demand Boosts Oil Prices
OilPrice.com, 14 Apr 2019 21:27Z
The oil market is dramatically tighter than it was only a few months ago,
driven by both supply cuts and outages, as well as by the surprising
"resilience of ...
Volkswagen plans to take on Tesla's Model X in China
CNBC, 13 Apr 2019
Volkswagen plans to build a fully electric SUV for China from 2021, taking
on the Chinese market leader Tesla's Model X.