Jan 28 2017
In the last few days more than 50 Twitter accounts-some claiming to be from employees at USA government agencies-have been set up to protest the actions by President Trump's new administration effectively muzzling federal climate-change research and other science.
As part of a growing trend, NASA employees created today a network of unofficial accounts on the Twitter platform as a form of resistance to President Donald Trump. While the official NASA account appears to still be tweeting about climate change for now, hundreds of thousands of people are now putting pressure on Trump to keep his hands off of the agency's research.
The other alternative accounts also appear to have been created after the Badlands tweets were deleted, while some official United States national park accounts also tweeted about climate change on Wednesday. Despite the fact that these government agencies are funded by taxpayers, the new Trump administration is placing bans on certain social media postings. The impact of climate change is real. On their Twitter account, they note that they are the unofficial "resistance" team of the National Park Service and are not taxpayer subsidized. Other concerns have been raised over the fact that many of these "alt" or "resistance" accounts bear the official logo of the department they are identifying without proper authorization.
Silicon Valley Slams Elon Musk for Tweeting Rex Tillerson Support
As secretary of State, Tillerson would have a key role in negotiating worldwide climate treaties such as the Paris Agreement. Musk tweeted: "This may sound surprising coming from me, but I agree with The Economist ".
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He's an incredible athlete and human highlight reel, which left fans wondering why they ever got rid of him in the first place. Since the "notorious one" is a villain to the WWE fans, this might save the supposed face of the company from earning boos.
India v England, 3rd ODI, Kolkata
Kolkata: India will be high on confidence heading into the third and final ODI against England at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. England's captain, Eoin Morgan , had won the toss and pressed India in to bat first on a batting-friendly surface.
MISCHIEVIOUS Nasa scientists have set up a rogue Twitter feed in protest at Donald Trump.
The rapid proliferation of these tweets responds to internal government guidelines that several agencies involved in environmental issues have received since Trump's inauguration, requiring them to curb their dissemination of information to the public. It beckoned readers to follow its feed "for science and climate news and facts. We must be Trump's worst nightmare".
Following Monday's requests that EPA employees no longer post social media updates and orders for USDA's main research branch to cease communication with the public, (that have now been rescinded,) National Park Service Twitter accounts were the first to take action.
Other "rebel" doppelgängers mirrored a number of federal science agencies: the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Environmental Protection Agency, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the National Weather Service, represented by (but not associated with) @altUSDA, @altUSEPA, @rogue_NOAA and @alternativeNWS, respectively.
Jan 28 2017
Woman Miraculously Survives Without Lungs For Nearly A Week
Dr Marcelo Cypel, the thoracic surgeon on call, kept weighing the risk of her death versus the risk of removing both of her lungs. But she still has a way to go in her medical journey. "That told us that the concept is right".
Jan 27 2017
Japan launches first X-band defence communication satellite
Japan kicked off 2017 with the successful launch of a military communications satelite on an H2A launcher on 24th January. The ministry says it is the first of three satellites that will replace three civilian ones now used by Japan's military.
Jan 27 2017
Abbott to seek laws to remove sheriff after ICE detainer policy announcement
Abbott did not provide details on how legislation would boot Sheriff Hernandez or other elected officials from office. On the same day President Donald Trump is expected to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities and Gov.
Jan 26 2017
After Backlash, USDA Lifts Gag-Order On Taxpayer-Funded Research
An Agriculture Department research agency has banned the release of news releases, photos and other material to the public. The orders are expected to have a significant and immediate impact on EPA activities nationwide.
Jan 25 2017
How Social Media Helped Instigate Saturday's Global Women's March
The peaceful march epitomized the ideology of protest to make social change as taught during the Civil Rights Movement under Dr. For all the positivity in the aftermath of Saturday's Women's March on London, there was always going to be some negativity.
Jan 24 2017
Body cam footage shows Washington officer rescuing woman from burning auto
I was coming out", Novak said . "It was like a baby going through the birth canal". The flames were so intense and close to him. "I'm just grateful and blessed.
Jan 24 2017
Bernie Ecclestone removed as CEO of Formula 1
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Jan 23 2017
Several killed in school bus accident in Verona
Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto holds a news conference on the bus accident of Hungarian students. The government said flags would fly at half-mast outside parliament on Monday as part of the day of mourning.
Jan 22 2017
Chelsea look to end Costa woes against Hull, Manchester City host Tottenham
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Jan 21 2017
Amazon and Apple will now allow third-party audiobook sales in EU
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