Tropical Storm Peter forms in the Atlantic while Tropical Depression 17 strengthens

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Orlando Sentinel

ORLANDO, Fla. — Tropical Storm Peter formed in the Atlantic early Sunday morning, becoming the 16th named storm of the season. Meanwhile, a tropical depression in the eastern Atlantic sees high odds of development. In the National Hurricane Center’s 11 a.m. EDT update, Tropical Storm Peter was located about 435 miles east of the northern Leeward Islands moving west-northwest at 17 mph with sustained winds of 45 mph. “On the forecast track, the center of Peter is expected to pass well north of the Leeward Islands on Monday and Tuesday,” according to NHC senior hurricane specialist Stacy R. Stew… Read More “Tropical Storm Peter forms in the Atlantic while Tropical Depression 17 strengthens”

Lagos To Phase Out Ozone-Depleting Substances

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(Left, Upper Row) Permanent Secretary, Office of the Environmental Services, Mrs. Belinda Odeneye; (Right, Second Row) General Manager, Dr. Dolapo Fasawe and other speakers during the webinar sessionThe Lagos State Government has reiterated its commitment to the continuous phasing out of Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) to continually aid the healing of the ozone layer and boost energy efficiency in the cooling sector. The Permanent Secretary, Office of Environmental Services (OES), Mrs. Belinda Odeneye, stated this at a webinar session organised by the Lagos State Environmental Protection Age… Read More “Lagos To Phase Out Ozone-Depleting Substances”

Yungblud hails stars who ‘forged their own path’

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BANG Showbiz English

Yungblud admires musicians who “followed their own path”. The 24-year-old star admires the likes of Blondie and Lady Gaga, admitting that he’s been inspired by how they’ve approached their careers. He said: “The bands I love, like The Cure, The Smiths, Joy Division, Blondie, Madonna, Lady Gaga, they did their own thing, they followed their own path. They followed it relentlessly, they followed it without excuse, they followed it without apology. “That’s what I want to do.” Yungblud has listened to advice from the likes of Robert Smith of The Cure and Liam Gallagher of Oasis. And he’s been simi… Read More “Yungblud hails stars who ‘forged their own path’”

Diving after a 50-year-old mystery: Was helicopter wreckage found off San Diego the famed Helo 66?

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SAN DIEGO — Deep-sea divers Brett Eldridge and Tyler Stalter enjoy exploring the wrecks of ships and airplanes deposited by destiny on the ocean floor — sunk by stormy weather, shredded by war, mugged by mechanical mishap. They also share a passion for undiscovered historical hulks, those vessels lost to time and shifting sands. They know the waters off Southern California are home to dozens of them. So they pore over sonar maps and video footage taken by remote controlled submersibles for signs of ghostly ruins, and then dive to see what’s there. Last year, about four miles off Pacific Beach,… Read More “Diving after a 50-year-old mystery: Was helicopter wreckage found off San Diego the famed Helo 66?”

Indian gov’t asks states to analyze COVID-19 situation, strengthen health infrastructure

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By Trend India’s federal government on Saturday asked states to undertake in-depth analysis of the COVID-19 situation, strengthen health infrastructure, increase stock of essential medicines and augment human resources, Trend reports citing Xinhua. The directions were issued during a virtual meeting chaired by Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba to review the COVID-19 management and response strategy. “He reminded the states that there is no room for complacency and stressed on the need to strictly enforce COVID-19 Appropriate Behavior,” the Health Ministry said in a statement. Citing examples from … Read More “Indian gov’t asks states to analyze COVID-19 situation, strengthen health infrastructure”

Opening of Zangezur corridor to positively contribute to difficulties in Azerbaijani-Armenian relations – Turkish President

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By Trend The opening of the Zangezur corridor will make a positive contribution to overcoming difficulties in Azerbaijani-Armenian relations, Trend reports, referring to the statement of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. story will be updated — Follow us on Twitter @AzerNewsAz Read More “Opening of Zangezur corridor to positively contribute to difficulties in Azerbaijani-Armenian relations – Turkish President”

Turkish state energy exchange company to operate in Uzbekistan

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By Trend The Turkish state energy exchange company (EPIAS) enters the energy market of Uzbekistan, Turkey’s Energy Ministry told Trend on Aug.31. According to the ministry, EPIAS will cooperate with the government of Uzbekistan to manage the energy market of this country. “Currently, negotiations are underway to create a roadmap for further cooperation,” the ministry said. Reportedly, EPIAS will also cooperate with the government of Uzbekistan in the field of renewable energy sources. The company was established in Turkey in 2012. — Follow us on Twitter @AzerNewsAz Read More “Turkish state energy exchange company to operate in Uzbekistan”

4 civilians home safe after SpaceX mission Inspiration4 splashes down off Florida coast

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ORLANDO, Fla. — A few dozen sunrises were enough for the crew of Inspiration4, which returned to Earth nearly three days after lifting off from Kennedy Space Center becoming the first all-civilian crew to launch into orbit. The SpaceX Crew Dragon Resilience and its four passengers splashed down at 7:06 p.m. in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Florida. Weather remained calm as the deorbit maneuvers ran like clockwork with the final descent taking less than an hour. “Thanks so much SpaceX. It was a heck of a ride for us,” said mission commander Jared Issacman. “We’re just getting started.” Ev… Read More “4 civilians home safe after SpaceX mission Inspiration4 splashes down off Florida coast”