New <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/NO2?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#NO2</a> map available for <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/Italy?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#Italy</a>- based on data from <a href=”https://twitter.com/CopernicusEU?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>@CopernicusEU</a> <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/Sentinel5P?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#Sentinel5P</a> and processed by <a href=”https://twitter.com/KNMI?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>@KNMI</a>/<a href=”https://twitter.com/esa?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>@esa</a>.<br>🛰️images show nitrogen dioxide concentrations from 14 to 25 March 2020, compared to the monthly average of concentrations from 2019. <br>Read more: <a href=”https://t.co/0gXGSaJAed”>https://t.co/0gXGSaJAed</a> <a href=”https://t.co/UCV6RN0C0U”>pic.twitter.com/UCV6RN0C0U</a> —@ESA_EO Air pollution
As we struggle against the COVID-19 pandemic, scientists across Canada are stepping up to help. In particular testing has been an issue “Testing labs are completely overwhelmed and their personnel are so busy that they’re going to need academics, for example, who are not on the front lines to help
Nearly 3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week — more than quadruple the previous record set in 1982 — amid a widespread economic shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The surge in weekly applications was a stunning reflection of the damage the viral outbreak is doing to the economy.
In the wee small hours of Wednesday morning, after a day of negotiations, members of the House of Commons met to discuss and pass emergency measures to address a global health emergency. The episode might someday serve as a case study in the politics of pandemic. The sitting and the dispute that preceded it
One of the most persistent and widespread pieces of disinformation during the COVID-19 pandemic has been the conspiracy theory that the novel coronavirus that causes the disease was created in a lab — and was let loose either by accident or on purpose by some nefarious actor. The theory not only lives on
For the first time in 102 years, there will not be a showdown to determine Canada’s major junior hockey champion. The 2020 Memorial Cup has been added to the list of cancelled sporting events in Canada due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the Canadian Hockey League calling off the tournament
Pacific Gas & Electric has agreed to plead guilty to 84 involuntary manslaughter counts in connection with the 2018 Camp Fire, the most destructive wildfire in California’s history. The plea by California’s largest utility was announced on Monday by its parent PG&E Corp, three days after the utility accepted tighter
The District of Squamish, located north of Vancouver, has joined a growing chorus of small communities in British Columbia asking visitors to stay away to prevent the spread of COVID-19. On Sunday the district sent out a media release that said many people visiting the area’s popular outdoor attractions weren’t abiding