Climate risks dwarf Europe’s energy crisis, space chief warns

Climate risks dwarf Europe’s energy crisis, space chief warns

PARIS, Aug 11 (Reuters) – The head of the European Space Agency (ESA) has warned economic damage from heatwaves and drought could dwarf Europe’s energy crisis as he called for urgent action to tackle climate change. Director General Josef Aschbacher told Reuters successive heatwaves along with wildfires, shrinking rivers and rising land temperatures as measured … Read more

What to know about Deshaun Watson controversy as the NFL preseason kicks off: NPR

What to know about Deshaun Watson controversy as the NFL preseason kicks off: NPR

Deshaun Watson at the Cleveland Browns’ training camp in July. Nick Cammett/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Nick Cammett/Getty Images Deshaun Watson at the Cleveland Browns’ training camp in July. Nick Cammett/Getty Images The NFL is back this month — and with it, the possibility that one of the game’s most controversial players will return … Read more

The drought across Europe is drying up rivers, killing fish and shriveling crops: NPR

The drought across Europe is drying up rivers, killing fish and shriveling crops: NPR

A view of a dry lake bed near the village of Conoplja, 150 kilometers north-west of Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022. Darko Vojinovic/AP hide caption toggle caption Darko Vojinovic/AP A view of a dry lake bed near the village of Conoplja, 150 kilometers north-west of Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022. Darko Vojinovic/AP LUX, … Read more

The 3 Zodiac Signs With Rough Horoscopes On Friday, August 12, 2022

The 3 Zodiac Signs With Rough Horoscopes On Friday, August 12, 2022

Let’s just put it this way: today is the day when many of us simply cannot take a joke. That’s right, we’re overly sensitive and nothing is light. We’re just hard cases on everything, especially the people we’re in relationships with. Today is the day when many of us get to experience the dire truth … Read more

Exclusive: Europe eyes Musk’s SpaceX to bridge launch gap left by Russia tensions

Exclusive: Europe eyes Musk’s SpaceX to bridge launch gap left by Russia tensions

PARIS, Aug 12 (Reuters) – The European Space Agency (ESA) has begun preliminary technical discussions with Elon Musk’s SpaceX that could lead to the temporary use of its launchers after the Ukraine conflict blocked Western access to Russia’s Soyuz rockets. The private American competitor to Europe’s Arianespace has emerged as a key contender to plug … Read more