Santorini volcano eruption 3,500 years ago hit the Turkish coast

Articulated skeleton of a young man in the rubble of the Tsunami in Tchesmé. The curve of the excavation around the skeleton marks the extent and shape of the deposit. SAHOGLU ET AL 2022 Plato probably did not invent everything in his evocation of Atlantis in two of his works. Since the discovery, from the … Read more

Climate change could lead to power outages, higher power costs on west coast of US

Journal References: Joy Hill, Jordan Kern, David E. Rupp, Nathalie Voisin, Gregory Characklis. The Effects of Climate Change on Interregional Electricity Market Dynamics on the U.S. West Coast. Earth’s Future, 2021; 9 (12) DOI: 10.1029/2021EF002400 Jacob Wessel, Jordan D. Kern, Nathalie Voisin, Konstantinos Oikonomou, Jannik Haas. Technology Pathways Could Help Drive the U.S. West Coast … Read more

The maritime prefect of the Channel, the Cross and the British coast guards targeted by a complaint after the sinking of migrants in the Channel

This Kurdish family was rescued at sea by the SNSM from Dunkirk (North) on November 16, 2021. Eight days later, this mother and her children lost their lives in the sinking of their boat in the English Channel. AIMÉE THIRION FOR “THE WORLD” Three weeks after the sinking of a migrant boat off Calais, which … Read more

Coast redwood and sequoia genome sequences completed

Journal Reference: David B Neale, Aleksey V Zimin, Sumaira Zaman, Alison D Scott, Bikash Shrestha, Rachael E Workman, Daniela Puiu, Brian J Allen, Zane J Moore, Manoj K Sekhwal, Amanda R De La Torre, Patrick E McGuire, Emily Burns, Winston Timp, Jill L Wegrzyn, Steven L Salzberg. Assembled and annotated 26.5 Gbp coast redwood genome: … Read more

In Ivory Coast, the “early leave” demanded by the pupils sows chaos as the holidays approach.

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. At the Pascal college in the commune of Koumassi, in Abidjan. YOUENN GOURLAY Megaphone in hand, Nour … Read more

“I only eat” sudden death “”: in Ivory Coast, the price of food is exploding

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Tania sells her plantains on the Anono market on November 13, 2021. Like other foodstuffs, the fruit … Read more

Back-to-back hurricanes expected to increase in the Gulf Coast

Journal Reference: Dazhi Xi, Ning Lin. Sequential Landfall of Tropical Cyclones in the United States: From Historical Records to Climate Projections. Geophysical Research Letters, 2021; 48 (21) DOI: 10.1029/2021GL094826 As global climate changes, more tropical storms have been packed into a single hurricane season, which in the Gulf region typically runs from June through November. … Read more

In Spain, the sea devours the Catalan coast

“It’s a slow-motion tsunami, but it’s a tsunami, a wave that keeps getting bigger. ” Co-coordinator of the report “A coastline reaching its limits” published in early September, commissioned by the Spanish region of Catalonia to take stock of the state of the coast under the influence of climate change, Carles Ibanez is categorical. “For … Read more

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