Myron Ebell, director of the Center for Energy and Environment at the Competitive Enterprise Institute and a prominent skeptic of climate science, found himself on the receiving end of pronounced skepticism at a Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) Summit on Monday as he denounced a broad array of
Coral Gables is considering a ban on plastic bags that would prevent retailers and special-event vendors from distributing the products. They would become the first city in the state to approve a ban and would join a long list of communities that have had bans in place for years, to mixed results.
University of Florida researchers tracking the invasive tegu say improved trapping appears to be working where efforts are concentrated, but worry the lizards are increasing elsewhere and want the public to get in on the search.
Jim Tabor began stashing hand-carved spoons along the Appalachian Trail in southern Pennsylvania six years ago for through-hikers to find and take with them as souvenirs. His creations have come to symbolize the generosity of the tight-knit trail community, providing people keepsakes they’ll never…