Satellite imagery shows Antarctic ice shelf crumbling faster than thought

Satellite imagery shows Antarctic ice shelf crumbling faster than thought

NASA Modis satellite image of an Antarctic ice shelf taken March 21, 2022 in this handout image obtained March 25, 2022. NASA Modis satellite image/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LOS ANGELES, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Antarctica’s coastal glaciers are shedding icebergs more rapidly than nature can replenish the … Read more

Temperatures rise as France tackles its worst drought on record

Temperatures rise as France tackles its worst drought on record

PARIS, Aug 7 (Reuters) – France on Sunday braced for a fourth heatwave this summer as its worst drought on record left parched villages without safe drinking water and farmers warned of a looming milk shortage in the winter. Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne’s office has set up a crisis team to tackle a drought that … Read more

Chilean authorities investigate mysterious large sinkhole near copper mine

Chilean authorities investigate mysterious large sinkhole near copper mine

SANTIAGO, Aug 1 (Reuters) – Chilean authorities started investigating on Monday a mysterious sinkhole about 25 meters (82 feet) in diameter that appeared over the weekend in a mining area in the north of the country. Chilean media showed aerial images of the sinkhole on land operated by a Canadian Lundin Mining (LUN.TO) copper mine, … Read more

Havana announces blackouts, cancels carnival as crisis deepens

Havana announces blackouts, cancels carnival as crisis deepens

HAVANA, July 30 (Reuters) – The Cuban capital of Havana will begin electricity blackouts in August, has canceled carnival and is taking other measures as the country’s energy crisis worsens, state media reported on Saturday. The capital, home to a fifth of the population of 11.2 million and center of economic activity in Cuba, had … Read more

Explainer: Blood, treasure and chaos: the cost of Russia’s war in Ukraine

Explainer: Blood, treasure and chaos: the cost of Russia’s war in Ukraine

A rescuer walks among debris at a site of a residential area destroyed by a Russian military strike, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in the town of Toretsk, Donetsk region, Ukraine July 27, 2022. Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine /Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com … Read more

Russian forces redeploying in three southern Ukraine regions – Zelenskiy helps

Russian forces redeploying in three southern Ukraine regions – Zelenskiy helps

A rescuer stands next to a shell crater at a residential area destroyed by a Russian military strike, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in the town of Toretsk, Donetsk region, Ukraine July 27, 2022. Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine /Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com … Read more

Kremlin: German ex-chancellor Schroeder in Moscow, meeting possible

Kremlin: German ex-chancellor Schroeder in Moscow, meeting possible

Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder is pictured during an interview with Reuters in his office in Berlin, Germany, November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register This content was produced in Russia where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine. MOSCOW, July 26 (Reuters) – The … Read more

Rogers to invest C$10 billion in AI, testing after massive outage

Rogers to invest C billion in AI, testing after massive outage

The Rogers Building, the green-topped corporate campus of Canadian media conglomerate Rogers Communications is seen in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada July 14, 2022. REUTERS/Chris Helgren Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 24 (Reuters) – Rogers Communications Inc (RCIb.TO)said on Sunday it will invest C$10 billion ($7.74 billion) over the next three … Read more

Russia taking hundreds of casualties daily in Ukraine war – US official

Russia taking hundreds of casualties daily in Ukraine war – US official

Ukrainian service members prepare to shoot from a M777 Howitzer at a front line, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kharkiv Region, Ukraine July 21, 2022. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, July 22 (Reuters) – The United States believes that Russia’s military is taking hundreds of casualties … Read more

Britain braces for record temperatures as Europe’s wildfires rage

Britain braces for record temperatures as Europe’s wildfires rage

Driver runs for life as flames engulf digger in Spain Heatwave consistent with climate change, scientists say Firefighters still battle to contain wildfires Temperatures begin to ease in parts of southern Europe MADRID/LISBON July 18 (Reuters) – Britain was heading for its highest temperatures on record and firefighters battled blazes across southern Europe as a … Read more