Rebalancing people, animals and the planet

On September 23, Slow Food presented its position paper on animal welfare, “Beyond welfare: We owe respect to animals” during Terra Madre – Salone Del Gusto, at the “All We Need Is Slow Farming” conference, in the presence of Andrea Gavinelli, Head of Animal Welfare Unit In the Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety of … Read more

Guest Columnist Rutherford H. Platt: Republicans Abandon the Planet

On Labor Day, 80 million people along the East Coast were under watch or flash flood warnings, while another 50 million in six western states were under severe heat warnings. With rain in parts of Georgia falling “once every 1,000 years,” Salt Lake City hit a record 103 degrees, and Long Beach, California, hit 108. … Read more

In planetary science circles, Venus is now all the rage

Artist’s concept of active volcanoes on Venus, depicting the subduction zone where the foreground is … [+] The crust sinks into the planet’s interior at the topographic trench. Source: NASA / JPL-Caltech / Peter Rubin Exoplanets are constantly stealing science thunder from some of the planets closest to us. But if there is any kind … Read more

Exclusive: Saudi Arabia buys a pair of SpaceX astronaut seats from Axiom Sources

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia plans to send two astronauts to the International Space Station aboard Elon Musk’s SpaceX capsule, becoming the latest Gulf country to strengthen ties with private US space companies, according to three people familiar with the matter. arrangement. The sources, who … Read more

Hilton and Voyager Space to Design the Accommodation Crew and Guest Suites on Starlab

Voyager and Hilton Partnership Voyager Space Holdings Voyager Space (“Voyager”), the world’s leading space exploration company, announced today that Hilton will be the official hotel partner of Starlab, the free commercial space station that Voyager plans to plan. Hilton will bring the company’s renowned hospitality expertise and experience to support the design and development of … Read more

Planet Earth’s hyperspectral satellites will be called Tangiers, an endangered bird species

Planet has revealed new details of its upcoming hyperspectral constellation. The satellites will be named Tanager – a family of birds found in Central and South America – and will be designed to deliver ultra-high-spectrum data at a resolution of up to 30 meters with more than 400 spectral bands. Planet is building the constellation … Read more