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Energy companies are demolishing the construction of the Atlantic coast pipeline

Despite a recent victory for the US Supreme Court project, ongoing delays, litigation, and an expected increase in costs threatened the economics of the project, the companies said on Sunday. The pipeline, which was originally announced in 2014, has been subjected to severe criticism and legal challenges from environmental and other groups. “This announcement reflects the increasing legal uncertainty that …

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Tropical storm Edouard could form in the Atlantic this week

Check your local forecast here >>> Tropical Depression Five formed in the Atlantic late Saturday morning. Sunday morning it passed 70 miles north of Bermuda and brought rain and gusty winds to the region. The official forecast is that the depression will follow the open Atlantic and may worsen into a tropical storm in the next 12 to 24 hours. …

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Tropical storm Arthur forms in the Atlantic

Two U.S. Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter planes are scheduled to investigate this system on Sunday to determine how well the storm is organized and whether it is magnifying or not. Short term rip currents will be the primary concern for areas in northeast Florida to the North Carolina coast. “Interests near the North Carolina coast should monitor the progress …

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Branson’s Virgin Group, which is looking for new investors for Virgin Atlantic, is denying the airline’s sale

The Virgin Group announced that it had commissioned investment bank Houlihan Loukey to find new investors to fight Virgin Atlantic, but denied a report that billionaire Richard Branson’s holding company intends to sell the airline. “Richard and the Virgin Group are committed to the airline and do not want to sell Virgin Atlantic,” said a spokesman by email. “They acknowledge …

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Teeth indicate monkeys that have sailed from Africa across the Atlantic

Keck School of Medicine of the USC Four petrified monkey teeth discovered deep in the Peruvian Amazon provide new evidence that more than one group of ancient primates has traveled across Africa from Africa. This emerges from a new USC study that was just published in the journal science. The teeth come from a newly discovered species that belongs to …

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Monkeys sailed the Atlantic 34 million years ago

An extinct monkey the size of a tuft of white conquered the Atlantic 34 million years ago and, according to a study, sailed from Africa to South America. Four petrified monkey teeth in the Peruvian Amazon region helped researchers from the University of Southern California (USC) to uncover the history of the primates. The incredible performance happened when the continents …

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