Year: 2019

The World’s Oceans Are in Danger, Major Climate Change Report Warns (New York Times)

By Brad Plumer Sept. 25, 2019, NEW YORK TIMES Want climate news in your inbox? Sign up here for Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter. WASHINGTON — Earth’s oceans are under severe strain from climate change, a major new United Nations report warns, which threatens everything from the ability to harvest seafood to the well-being of hundreds of millions…

Climate Change and the Thwaites Glacier

  Severna Park, MD, September 25th, Severn School The Twaites Glacier is located in the Amundsen Sea in Western Antarctica. The Twaites Glacier is one of the fastest melting glaciers in Antarctica. It is tied with the Pine Island glacier. Since the 1970s these glaciers have been retreating and deteriorating increasingly more over the years.…

Saudi Arabian Drone Attack

Severna Park, MD – 25 SEPT – Severn School When the drone attack happened the United States accused Iran as the attackers. Even though the Yemen Houthi rebels claimed it was them who lead the attack. Iran often backs Yemen’s Houthi rebels which made it easy to claim them responsible. The United States have created many…

Brain Trauma Suffered by U.S. Diplomats

Severna Park — 25 SEPT By Severn Current Student Maddi Meyer   In 2016 and 2017, 15 American diplomats working in China all reported brain trauma. Many symptoms were described, including daily headaches, nausea, tiredness, nosebleeds, hearing loss, memory loss, loss of balance, and blurred vision; in other words, concussion symptoms. This case is strange…

‘Unprecedented’ jury selection in Capital Gazette shooting trial begins Friday with 300 people

News Story found on the Annapolis Capital Gazette By ALEX MANN CAPITAL GAZETTE | SEP 24, 2019 | 7:42 PM Three hundred prospective jurors will descend Friday on the Anne Arundel County courthouse to complete questionnaires, the first step in lengthy jury selection process Judge Laura Ripken announced Tuesday for the Capital Gazette shooting trial. Experienced defense attorneys told The…