The U.S. military has conducted an aerial survey of Greenland to assess the vast arctic island's mineral potential as part of an agreement between the two governments, a top U.S. diplomat said on Wednesday.
Brooklyn’s Pacific Park, which was slow in coming after it was launched 14 years ago as Atlantic Yards, has finally hit the fast track. Greenland Forest City Partners, which controls development rights to many of the complex’s building sites, plans to start construction in 2020 of a long-awaited platform over the site’s sunken LIRR train...
Researchers have discovered a long-hidden continent — a gigantic mass the size of Greenland that has remained mostly buried under Southern Europe for almost 140 million years. The hidden continent — dubbed “Greater Adria” by its finders at Utrecht University in the Netherlands — apparently separated from North Africa and ended up largely underwater. It...
After the five hottest years on record, as the Amazon burns and Greenland melts, the world is waking up to the fierce urgency of the climate emergency we have created, writes actor Emma Thompson. We must cooperate with one another: This is a new politics -- a system-change for nothing less than the survival of the planet and all life forms that exist upon it.
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