Category: dying

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Kemerovo fire: ‘Mom, I fancy you, I’m demise’

On Tuesday, thousands of people gathered in front of the regional administration building in the Siberian city of Kemerovo amid heavy police presence. The angry crowd demanded answers about what had happened on March 25, when Zimnyaya Vishnya shopping centre burned down killing many. “Resignation!” “Tell us the truth!” “Corruption!” the crowd chanted. A video…

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Why are coral reefs most critical, and why are they dying?

More than 11 billion pieces of plastic larger than five centimetres wide are littering coral reefs across the Asia-Pacific region, according to a recent study.  That is enough plastic to make it from Earth to the moon and nearly halfway back. Researchers who published the study last week in Science Magazine believe that the number…