The Fundamental Problem with Michael Moore’s New Film on Renewable Energy

Reading Time: 15 minutes Michael Moore in 2016. Photo: mathiaswasik/Wikimedia Commons, CC BY 2.0. There is probably no contemporary filmmaker who is more associated with advocacy for trade unions and workers than documentarian Michael Moore. His 1989 breakout documentary, Roger & Me, takes us from the Flint, Michigan, sit-down strike of 1936 that led to the formation of the …

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Part II: How Did Lockdown 2 Change the Pollution Over India’s Cities?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Digital rendering of the satellite view of India. Caption and image: Przemek Pietrak. Also read part I of this series about how the lockdown has affected air pollution around India. India started off on March 24 with a three-week nationwide lockdown. Prime Minister Narendra Modi subsequently expanded it to encompass two more phases – for …

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Study Predicted Rising Temperatures in Bihar – and We’re Already Seeing the Impact

Reading Time: 3 minutes Featured image: Destroyed wheat crops in Bihar after unseasonal rains. Photo: Saurav Kumar Patna: Rapid changes in Earth’s surface temperature are affecting weather and climate patterns across the globe – and Bihar is witnessing similar developments. The changes in surface temperature over Bihar are going to create new challenges – of uncertain intensity – for …

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Number of Tigers in the Sundarbans Rises From 88 to 96

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kolkata: The number of tigers in the Sunderbans reserve forest in West Bengal has increased to 96 from the previous estimate of 88, an official said on Wednesday. The state forest department arrived at the current figure on the basis of a census conducted between November 2019 and January 2020, he said. At present, the …

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Why Do Fireflies Seem to Be Vanishing From This Andhra Pradesh Village?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Light shows put on by fireflies are not just a fascinating sight. The genes responsible for this luminescence have many applications from medicine to forensics to food safety testing. Compared with other countries, fireflies have not been well-studied in India, especially in southern India. But in 2019, a researcher from the Tamil Nadu-based National Centre …

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