Video shows precise moment of Michigan’s disastrous dam failure

[ad_1] After getting deluged with unusually extreme rains for two straight days, two critical dams in Michigan failed this week. The failures led to unprecedented flooding in Midland County,  and the evacuation of towns submerged in floodwaters.  “This is unlike anything we’ve seen in Midland County,” Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer said in a statement. Heavier…

The deceiving thing about the big, historic drop in CO2 emissions

[ad_1] Eye-opening, powerful words are now used to describe plummeting CO2 emissions in 2020.  It “would be the largest decrease in emissions ever recorded,” the International Energy Agency Thursday. Spurred by an unprecedented energy shock, carbon emissions would take “a far bigger drop than at any point during the Great Depression or at the end…