A free-standing emergency department in Long Beach, operated by Mount Sinai South Nassau, said it had to close temporarily because of a nursing staff shortage. From: New York Times
During the Hindu ceremony of Yadnya Kasada, the Tenggerese people toss offerings — food, money, flowers, livestock — into the hazy crater of Mount Bromo. From: New York Times
Melting ice and rising sea levels threaten this community’s existence. It’s a warning to the world. from: BBC News
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The territory of St Helena, which has remained coronavirus-free, wants a big rise in tourists. from: BBC News
President Vladimir V. Putin long dismissed the threat posed by global warming. But fires, disasters and foreign pressure have prompted him to change course. From: New York Times
Bangladesh is relocating Rohingya refugees who fled Myanmar to a vulnerable, environmentally unstable island that is giving some cause to run again. From: New York Times
This is the twentieth day of eruptions coming from the Cumbre Vieja volcano. from: BBC News
Australia will stop processing asylum-seekers at offshore detention centers in Papua New Guinea, which have been criticized by human rights groups, but will continue handling them on the island of Nauru. From: New York Times
from: BBC News The two-week trial involves flights of about 30 miles, from Kirkwall to North Ronaldsay.
Phuket, a resort island where vaccinated people who test negative for the coronavirus can roam freely, is starting to see some life return to its tourism industry. From: New York Times
from: BBC News Two new vents are causing further eruptions from the Cumbre Vieja volcano on the island of La Palma.
from: BBC News A major fire on Guanaja has been brought under control, after hundreds are forced to evacuate.
This is what it looks in La Palma, where the most powerful volcanic eruption in half a century has upended life for islanders. From: New York Times
To step onto Montserrat’s volcanic beaches, 21 travelers (so far) with an income of at least $70,000 have agreed to stay two months. The goal: to keep cash coming in, while keeping Covid away. From: New York Times
A volcano on the island of La Palma spewed lava and smoke, prompting an evacuation of thousands and forcing the Spanish prime minister to delay a trip to New York. From: New York Times
Video shows the volcano, on La Palma, spewing ash and lava in its first major eruption since 1971. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Amy Hart tells a House of Commons inquiry on influencer culture that social networks should do more.
Nine others were injured as the whirlwind overturned cars on the Mediterranean island of Pantelleria. from: BBC News
Italian coastguards rescue 539 people from a small fishing boat believed to have set off from Libya. from: BBC News