Los Angeles, United States – A vast fire in northern California has destroyed 50 square kilometers, left one person dead and is threatening Yosemite National Park, authorities said Tuesday. The post Forest fire threatens California's fabled Yosemite appeared first on Inquirer News.
Forest fire threatens California's fabled Yosemite
Persistent monsoon rain will still affect Metro Manila and most parts of Luzon on Wednesday, the state weather agency said. Meanwhile, the low pressure area 540 kilometers east of Aparri, Cagayan may intensify into a tropical depression in the next 24 hours. The post Rain to continue over Luzon; new LPA likely to become storm in 24 hrs appeared first on Inquirer News.
The Metro Manila Shake Drill scheduled anytime this week will push through despite rains, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said on Tuesday. The post MMDA: Quake drill to proceed – rain or shine appeared first on Inquirer News.
'Henry' intensified into a tropical storm midday Tuesday as it left the Philippine area of responsibility, the weather bureau said. The post 'Henry' intensifies as it exits PAR; monsoon rain to persist appeared first on Inquirer News.
The government has set out military trucks along certain areas in Metro Manila to provide free rides to commuters got caught in heavy downpour and flooding on Tuesday. The post Gov't deploys military trucks for free rides to stranded commuters appeared first on Inquirer News.
Malacañang suspended government work and classes in all public schools at all levels in Metro Manila starting 1 p.m. Tuesday. The post Palace suspends gov't work, public classes in NCR due to weather appeared first on Inquirer News.
Palace suspends gov't work, public classes in NCR due to weather
The Senate hearing on Charter change (Cha-cha) will push through Tuesday despite the suspension of work in the chamber. The post Cha-cha hearing at Senate to push through despite rain, floods – Pangilinan appeared first on Inquirer News.
Author Correction: Species' traits influenced their response to recent climate change, Published online: 16 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41558-018-0229-3 Author Correction: Species' traits influenced their response to recent climate change
Carbon-focused conservation may fail to protect the most biodiverse tropical forests, Published online: 16 July 2018; doi:10.1038/s41558-018-0225-7 Biodiversity is positively associated with carbon density in highly disturbed tropical forests, but this relationship breaks down in relatively undisturbed areas. Consequently, carbon conservation schemes can fail to protect the most ecologically valuable forests.