Indigenous protesters rally against fossil fuels

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Hundreds of protesters led by Indigenous activists from across the country demonstrated in front of the White House on Monday to demand that Joe Biden stop approving fossil fuel projects and declare the climate crisis a national emergency.

그만큼 rally marks the start of five days of demonstrations calling for greater attention to climate injustices as Native American leaders and tribal members head to the capital to publicize their demands.

The demonstrations are part of People v Fossil Fuels protests, organized by a coalition of groups known as Build Back Fossil Free, who are urging the Biden administration take further action to reduce carbon-producing fossil fuel projects.

Monday’s demonstrations fell on a federal holiday in the US that until recently was officially dedicated to Christopher Columbus but that is now widely known as Indigenous Peoples’ Day.

Officials searching for a missing 30-year-old New Jersey woman in the California desert said they had found human remains this weekend.

“The San Bernardino county sheriff’s department conducted an additional search and rescue operation in the ongoing search for Lauren Cho,” the San Bernardino county sheriff’s department said in a press release on Sunday. “During the search, unidentified human remains were located in the rugged terrain of the open desert of Yucca Valley.”

The department has conducted ground searches with dogs and used aircraft to survey remote mountains while looking for Cho, who disappeared on 28 June after walking away from a home where she was staying in Yucca Valley, near Joshua Tree national park and Palm Springs.

Cho’s disappearance received fresh national attention last month after the killing of Gabby Petito, which prompted a national conversation about the unequal treatment of missing person cases by police.

A new cancer treatment can wipe out tumours in terminally ill head and neck cancer patients, 과학자들이 발견한.

획기적인 재판에서, a cocktail of immunotherapy medications harnessed patients’ immune systems to kill their own cancer cells and prompted “a positive trend in survival”, according to researchers at the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), 런던, and the Royal Marsden NHS foundation trust.

One patient, who was expected to die four years ago, told the Guardian of the “amazing” moment nurses called him weeks after he joined the study to say his tumour had “completely disappeared”. The 77-year-old grandfather is now cancer-free and spent last week on a cruise with his wife.

Scientists found the combination of nivolumab and ipilimumab medications led to a reduction in the size of tumours in terminally ill head and neck cancer 환자. In some, their cancer vanished altogether, with doctors stunned to find no detectable sign of disease.

The impact of an oil spill in the Red Sea from a tanker that is rotting in the water could be far wider than anticipated, with the prospect of 8 million people losing access to running water and Yemen’s Red Sea fishing stock being destroyed within three weeks. Negotiations are under way to offload the estimated 1.1m barrels of crude oil that remain onboard the FSO Safer, which has been deteriorating by the month since it was abandoned in 2017. The vessel contains four times the amount of oil released by the Exxon Valdez in the Gulf of Alaska in 1989, and a spill is considered increasingly probable.

First named by the writer Nilanjana Roy in a 2016 column in the Financial Times, time millionaires measure their worth not in terms of financial capital, but according to the seconds, minutes and hours they claw back from employment for leisure and recreation. “Wealth can bring comfort and security in its wake,” says Roy. “But I wish we were taught to place as high a value on our time as we do on our bank accounts – because how you spend your hours and your days is how you spend your life.”

The world is poised to make a big leap forward at the UN Cop26 climate summit, with world leaders “sharpening their pencils” to make fresh commitments that could put the goals of the 2015 Paris agreement within reach, John Kerry has said. Kerry, Joe Biden’s special envoy for climate, gave an upbeat assessment of the prospects for Cop26, which begins in Glasgow at the end of this month, saying he anticipated “surprising announcements” from key countries. 하나, he added that the progress he anticipated was not yet “signed, sealed and delivered”.

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A simple bowl of curry is at the centre of the latest row in a long-running territorial dispute between Japan and the Koreas. Media in North and South Korea reacted angrily after an online media report about a seafood curry sold in Japan that includes mounds of rice shaped to resemble the Takeshima islands, which Koreans refer to as Dokdo. The rocky islets are administered by South Korea, but Japan insists they are an integral part of its territory. The dish features a Japanese flag planted in one of the mounds of rice, which are surrounded by a “sea” of curry sauce.

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