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Cost of Extreme Weather Disasters in United States Reached $165 billion in 2022, NOAA Report Shows

The latest NOAA report revealed that the extreme weather events in the United States reached a cost of $165 billion in damage last year. The report added that human-caused climate change contributed to the natural disasters that unloaded in the country.

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Isolated Tornadoes, Hail and Flooding Downpours Expected in Southern US This Week, Forecast Warns

Portions of the Southern United States could expect isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and flooding downpours starting Wednesday night, according to the latest weather forecast. Read here for the latest weather updates.

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US Approves Groundbreaking Alzheimer’s Disease Drug Lecanemab Amid Multiple Deaths Reported

The FDA approved the usage of Leqembi (Lecanemab) as the first Alzheimer’s treatment despite of reported deaths linked to the drug.

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Litigation to Protect the Vaquita in Mexico

Article by: Jane Marsh, Editor-in-Chief of Environment.co In December 2022, several conservationists and environmental groups sued the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) to catalyze sanctions against Mexico for endangering the last of the vaquita porpoises. Mexico has enabled illegal fishing and the wildlife trade, increasing the risk of vaquita entanglement in gillnets. The sanctions […]

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Pattern of Earthquakes Following Heavy Rain Raises Concern Over Possible Impending Tremors in California

There is a pattern seen in past events where devastating earthquakes followed after prolonged heavy rain. This raises concern that there might be a possible occurrence of tremors in California.

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California’s Sierra Nevada Snowpack Growing 200% Above Normal Amount: Water Supply, Flood, or Avalanche?

As the Sierra Nevada snowpack in California continues to grow, exceeding 200% above its normal amount, people ponder whether it could boost the water supply, cause a flood, or maybe slide off the mountains as an avalanche.

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New Approach for Effective Water Splitting of Low-Voltage Hydrogen Generation Developed

Metal oxides are a promising photoelectrochemical (PEC) water-splitting catalyst for producing hydrogen as an alternative energy source.

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Amine and Ammonia Can Prevent Insect-Borne Diseases From Mosquitoes

Researchers at the University of California, Riverside, have discovered that volatile repellents might be used to control insects, particularly mosquitoes, on surfaces.

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Ticks in Migrating Animals, Invasive Species, Increased Human-Wildlife Disease Transmission

Experts explain that as more wild animals that might carry ticks migrate to the north, there is an increase in occurrences of invasive species, as well as human-wildlife interaction, which aids in spreading disease faster.

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Coal Pollution Causes Sickness in Native Frogs of Australia National Park

A sickness presumably caused by coal pollution from a nearby mine has infected native frogs in an Australian national park, according to scientists. However, EPA disagrees.

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Humans Inhale 2,675 Indoor Airborne Microplastic Particles Every Year

Airborne microplastics indoors also pose a threat to humans, which inhale thousands of these particles each year, according to the study.

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90 Animals Rescued in a Washington Home During Routine Wildlife Search, Other Animals Found Dead

A routine wildlife search ended up with 90 animals being rescued while a few others were found dead in a home in Washington.