How to Navigate Extreme Weather on a Trip – New York Times

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Oct 062017
 

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How to Navigate Extreme Weather on a Trip
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Hurricanes Harvey and Irma are recent examples of how extreme weather can lead to endless flight cancellations and delays. Now, with the snowstorm season fast approaching, the threat of inclement weather disrupting the most well-laid travel plans …

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From Heat Waves to Hurricanes: What We Know About Extreme … – New York Times

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Sep 182017
 

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From Heat Waves to Hurricanes: What We Know About Extreme …
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A string of extreme events has brought new focus to a familiar question: Is climate change to blame?

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1929 | Byrd Plants a Times Flag in Antarctica – New York Times

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Jun 102017
 

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1929 | Byrd Plants a Times Flag in Antarctica
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Not those Sulzbergers, you may have thought on May 20 when perusing a two-page map of Antarctica in The Times. There, just to the left of the enormous Ross Ice Shelf, was “Sulzberger Bay.” What were the Sulzbergers doing down near the South Pole?

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In Antarctica, Scientists Are Lured to a Frozen Desert – New York Times

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May 302017
 

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In Antarctica, Scientists Are Lured to a Frozen Desert
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Welcome to the McMurdo Dry Valleys, the largest ice-free region in Antarctica and one of the driest places on the planet. Most of the continent is covered in thick ice, but this place is a striking exception. Sheltering mountains and dry winds from the

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Go Under the Ice With the Team Behind the VR Film ‘Antarctica’ – New York Times

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Apr 152017
 

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Go Under the Ice With the Team Behind the VR Film 'Antarctica'
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At 6 p.m. on Friday, April 28, at the Newseum in Washington, Times Insider will host a screening of “Antarctica,” The Times's latest virtual reality film. There to discuss the film will be a panel of Times journalists — Jonathan Corum, Evan Grothjan

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New York May Allow Self-Driving Car Testing In 2018

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Apr 092017
 

If the state’s proposed annual budget ends up being approved, then self-driving vehicle testing in New York State will reportedly become legal. To be more specific here, the new proposed budget is a measure that would temporarily pause the state’s law that drivers must always have at least one hand on the wheel — a law which has been in place for 45 years or so, and that has prevented testing in the state to date

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Review: In ‘Antarctica: Ice and Sky,’ a Scientist’s Life Work – The New … – New York Times

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Jan 202017
 

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Review: In 'Antarctica: Ice and Sky,' a Scientist's Life Work – The New …
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After more than 60 years exploring the bottom of the world, Claude Lorius is a student of snow, a decoder of ice and a voice on climate change.
'Antarctica: Ice and Sky': More like 'March of the Glaciologist' – LA …Los Angeles Times

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New York Bets On Renewables To Replace Indian Point Nuclear Plant

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Jan 132017
 

New York governor Andrew Cuomo announced plans this week to close the Indian Point nuclear power plant, which supplies electricity to New York City and surrounding areas

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Buffalo (New York) Completely Eliminates Parking Minimums, 1st Large City In US To Do So

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Jan 052017
 

The city of Buffalo, New York, has completely eliminated parking minimums in its new zoning code, becoming the first large city in the US to do

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