GSMA Cancels Mobile World Congress Due to Coronavirus Danger

peresanz/Shutterstock.com After a week of major mobile industry players pulling out or reducing presence at Mobile World Congress, the trade show has been cancelled. GSMA, the industry body that puts on the show, said that health and travel concerns over the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak have made it “impossible” to hold the show, previously scheduled for […]

French ski resort closes mid-season as it sees 'no snow' for second year running

Mildest winter in a century continues a worrying trend Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/france-ski-resort-closed-snow-mourtis-pyrenees-weather-winter-a9331926.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Antony Paone, Regis Duvignau

'Hemisphere-wide implications': Nasa warns temperatures in Europe could plunge if Arctic warming causes major ocean current to reverse

Massive buildup of freshwater could be released into Atlantic, disrupting currents which keep western Europe warm Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-crisis-temperature-europe-arctic-warming-nasa-a9325011.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Harry Cockburn

Ancient carvings of scores of animals unearthed in Spanish cave (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

In a discovery that local media have dubbed the ‘Catalan Altamira’, an extraordinary trove of 15,000-year-old carvings, depicting dozens of animals, has been found in a cave in northeast Spain’s Tarragona region. Around 100 carvings of animals including horses, oxen and deer, as well as mysterious abstract symbols, were found in a cave in the […]

'The day we said goodbye': Newspapers react to Britain leaving the EU

Round-up of national coverage as the country wakes up to life outside the bloc Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-uk-newspaper-front-pages-today-boris-johnson-eu-a9312521.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Chiara Giordano

France to ban live shredding of male chicks

Around 7 billion unwanted male chicks are exterminated globally every year in the poultry industry Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/france-male-chicks-shredding-ban-poultry-farming-castrate-piglets-law-a9307371.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Harry Cockburn

French Oil Giant Ranked As Climate Leader the Same Week It’s Sued for Climate Negligence

A group of local governments and nonprofits in France filed an unprecedented suit against Total SA on Tuesday. They say Total isn’t doing nearly enough to take the existential threat of climate change seriously. Read more… Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/french-oil-giant-ranked-as-climate-leader-the-same-week-1841327004 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Dharna […]

Say hello to invisible Brexit

BRUSSELS — Britain is leaving the European Union this weekend with a whimper. It took one referendum, two national elections, three prime ministers and four years of continentwide political anguish for the United Kingdom to achieve Brexit, but you will find little proof of it across Europe as Britain heads for the door Friday. Brexit […]

‘We’ve had enough!’ WATCH German farmers drive tractors through Berlin to protest agriculture policy

German farmers flooded streets of Berlin again to denounce the way government spends EU subsidies and its emission policies that satisfy neither them nor environmentalists, who are also taking part at the protests. More than 150 tractors rolled up to the iconic Brandenburg Gate in downtown Berlin on Saturday afternoon, paralyzing traffic in the adjacent […]