Line 5 pipeline between U.S. and Canada could cause ‘devastating damage’ to Great Lakes, say environmentalists | CBC News

An aging pipeline that carries oil along the bottom of the ecologically sensitive and turbulentย Straits of Mackinac, where Lake Michigan and Lake Huron meet, is in such a state of … Read More

Tencent shares slump after online games branded ‘spiritual opium’ and ‘electronic drugs’ by Chinese state media

Shares in China’s biggest online gaming companies slumped after state media branded their products “spiritual opium” and compared them to “electronic drugs”. The criticism – as reported by Reuters news … Read More

โ€˜Friendship ended with MUDASIRโ€™ meme sold for $49,866 as NFT | The Express Tribune

Famed Pakistani meme โ€˜Friendship ended with MUDASIRโ€™ was sold as NFT for 20.00 ETH on August 2. The $49,866.40 sale was concluded on the online platform Foundation which facilitates live … Read More

Quebec’s relationship with forestry industry under scrutiny as pressure mounts to protect woodlands | CBC News

As it runs from the Otish Mountains south to Lac-Saint-Jean, the Pรฉribonka River cuts through a valley in Quebec that is home to old yellow birch, woodland caribou and bald … Read More

Plastic pollution creating ‘evolutionary trap’ for baby sea turtles as they ‘eat anything’, study finds

Plastic pollution is creating an “evolutionary trap” for young sea turtles because they “eat anything”, according to a new study. Research led by the University of Exeter found plastic in … Read More

Here’s what the workplace of the future will look like | The Express Tribune

Before COVID-19, Thru Shivakumar, co-founder and CEO of Cohesion, was already working on apps to convert office buildings into smart spaces, powered by technology that enables interaction with tenants through … Read More

Four reasons why everyone is not buying electric cars yet | The Express Tribune

Electric vehicles can playย an indispensable role in tackling climate change. However theirย performance in comparison to diesel and petrol carsย and lack of battery charging points is hindering them from overtaking fossil … Read More

Government’s ยฃ5bn Project Gigabit fund to upgrade internet speed for 1.85 million premises

The government has announced the regions in which up to 1.85m premises in England will see their broadband speeds increased by 2025 through infrastructure upgrades. The investment is coming as … Read More