Dear The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull MP, Prime Minister of Australia,
The following is an open letter signed by 154 Australian atmospheric, marine, environmental, biological and medical scientists, including several leading climatologists, for your and your government’s attention.
One person’s lucky charm could be a local government’s national treasure.
Aileen Cynthia Maggay-Amurao, a tourism official from Puerto Princesa, Philippines, says the city is home to what could be the world’s largest natural pearl on record. Weighing in at almost 75 pounds, it’s bigger than the Pearl of Lao Tzu, the 14-pound previous record holder.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Heavy downpours pounded parts of the central U.S. Gulf Coast on Saturday, forcing the rescue of dozens of people stranded in homes by record-setting floodwater and leaving two people dead in floodwaters.
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency as rescue workers in the southeastern part of the state braced for more precipitation through the weekend.
The sixth International tournament (TI6) is not only the largest Dota 2 tournament of the year, it has also broken its own record for having the largest prize pool for any esports tournament ever. The International…