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Stock rally, S&P 500 crosses 3,000 barrier; Oil profits

NEW YORK / LONDON (Reuters) – Global equities and oil rose on Tuesday as China’s promise of more momentum and prospects for a recovery in the global economy cheered investors aside concerns over the tense rhetoric between Washington and Beijing. The euro received a surge from a weaker dollar as increasing optimism about loosening the blockage of coronavirus pandemics supported …

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The ambitious “Cloud Brightening” experiment was just carried out over the Great Barrier Reef

An ambitious “cloud lightening” experiment was conducted over the Australian Great Barrier Reef at an early stage, which scientists hope could be a futuristic way to protect corals from global warming. In an attempt to cool the water around the reef by using clouds to reflect more sunlight, the researchers said they used a boat-mounted fan, similar to a snow …

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Scientists are trying to lighten the clouds to protect the Great Barrier Reef

Warmer seas caused by climate change have damaged the health of the Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest coral system Map of Eastern Australia with the Great Barrier Reef Bleaching occurs when healthy corals are stressed by changes in sea temperatures 3/3 DIA An ambitious “cloud lightening” experiment was conducted over the Australian Great Barrier Reef at an early stage, …

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Large parts of the Great Barrier Reef die

ÖVER THE In the summer of the southern hemisphere, Australia burned mercifully under a merciless sun. Bush fires the east flank of the continent, consumes 46 hectares of land, destroys houses, takes lives and drives rare animals to extinction. For many Australians, the satellite imagery, showing huge clouds of smoke drifting east over the Great Barrier Reef, seemed to be …

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Banyan – Large parts of the Great Barrier Reef die Asia

April 18, 2020 ÖVER THE In the summer of the southern hemisphere, Australia burned mercifully under a merciless sun. Bush fires the east flank of the continent, consumes 46 hectares of land, destroys houses, takes lives and drives rare animals to extinction. For many Australians, the satellite imagery, showing huge clouds of smoke drifting east over the Great Barrier Reef, …

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Andrea Dutton on the Great Barrier Reef, as people called it the end – quartz

The Great Barrier Reef has been growing steadily in the cool, clear waters off Australia for 500,000 years. But after five glacier periods, the reef’s billions of inhabitants may not survive humanity. On March 26, the reef experienced its third major bleaching event in five years. According to the Australian government, many of its corals have been massively bleached, even …

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Great Barrier Reef is fading again. It is spreading more and more.

SYDNEY, Australia – When Terry Hughes surveyed the Great Barrier Reef from a small plane four years ago and mapped the bleaching and death of corals from water warmed by climate change, he hoped that such a rare and heartbreaking scene would not recur so quickly would. But rising temperatures sent him back in the air in 2017 when the …

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