Mayor's Office Report Further Demonstrates how Climate Change Will Disproportionately Affect New York's Poor Last month, the Mayor's Office released its report on adapting to climate change in New York
The deaths of 19 firefighters near Yarnell, Ariz., this summer have focused a lot of attention on just how bad wildfire has become in the West. And research predicts the situation is going to get worse.
What a loss. That's the thought that kept running through my head as I flagged one inspired rhyme after another in David Rakoff's risky (though hardly risqué) posthumous first novel. Why risky? For starters,
Pressures on climbers and Sherpas are greater than ever, he says. Peter Athans has stood on the summit of Mount Everest seven times, participated in 15 expeditions there, and been an active supporter Sherpa