Anti-mining group fights Coromandel gold mining business

Navigation for News Categories A mining company is defending its plan to build a 6.8km tunnel under conservation land in the Coromandel to mine gold. The Wharekirauponga bush in the Coromandel where OceanaGold is planning an underground tunnel to mine gold. Photo: Supplied / Coromandel Watchdog Anti-mining group Coromandel Watchdog claims the plan will threaten…Continue Reading

Bipartisan group of senators unveil $908 billion COVID stimulus proposal

A bipartisan group of senators on Tuesday proposed a $908 billion coronavirus stimulus package, in one of the few concrete steps toward COVID relief made by Congress in several months. Why it matters: Recent data shows that the economic recovery is floundering as coronavirus cases surge and hospitals threaten to be overwhelmed heading into what…Continue Reading

Bipartisan group of senators seeks coronavirus stimulus deal

At least nine Republican and Democratic senators have formed an informal working group aimed at securing new coronavirus spending during the lame-duck session, a move favored by President-elect Biden, two sources familiar with the group tell Axios.Why it matters: It may be the most significant bipartisan step toward COVID relief in months. But, but, but:…Continue Reading

Minneapolis Group Is Growing Food To Protect Members From Effects Of Racism, Disease

Access to fresh food in North Minneapolis has been a struggle for decades. Members of one group are growing food to protect themselves from the health effects of both racism and the pandemic. AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: When police killed George Floyd outside a Minneapolis corner store, it reminded the world of how racism can become…Continue Reading

Group of Florida mayors calls on DeSantis to issue mask mandate

A group of mayors in Florida called on Gov. Ron DeSantisRon DeSantisFaced with needs, voters unsurprisingly chose school choice DeSantis proposing ‘anti-mob’ legislation to expand Florida’s ‘stand your ground’ law America deserves a raise: Why Biden should prioritize a minimum wage MORE (R) to issue a statewide mask mandate during a conference call on Wednesday…Continue Reading

DalterFood Group pioneers digital tech for traceability and animal welfare

DelterFood Group has rolled out two innovations that reflect its ‘increasingly strict’ approach to managing the supply chain for its PDO Parmigiano Reggiano production.The Italian dairy company has secured animal welfare certification across the supply chain for dairy farmers providing milk to its Canossa and Aigarello cheese facilities. It has also introduced digitised milk collection…Continue Reading

Zillow Group Reports Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results

SEATTLE, Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which is transforming the way people buy, sell, rent and finance homes, today announced its consolidated financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2020. Complete financial results and outlook for the fourth quarter of 2020 can be found in the company’s…Continue Reading

Extinct group of lizard-like amphibians used a rapid-fire tongue to catch prey

Nov. 5 (UPI) — An unusual group of extinct amphibians known as albanerpetontids used a rapid-fire tongue to catch prey, according to a new study published Thursday in the journal Science. For years, albanerpetontids, called “albies” for short, have puzzled scientists. Despite claws, scales and tails that recall those of lizards, albies are officially amphibians.…Continue Reading

Phillips group exactly solves experimental puzzle in high temperature superconductivity

Forty-five years after superconductivity was first discovered in metals, the physics giving rise to it was finally explained in 1957 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, in the Bardeen-Cooper-Schrieffer (BCS) theory of superconductivity. Thirty years after that benchmark achievement, a new mystery confronted condensed matter physicists: the discovery in 1987 of copper-oxide or high-temperature…Continue Reading