2. Smoke From The Burning Amazon Rainforest Plunged Brazil’s Largest City Into Darkness In The Middle Of The Day- A record number of wildfires have torched the Amazon rainforest this year as deforestation soars under Brazil’s far-right president.
3. TIL that when tomatoes are stored in a refrigerator (or in an environment under 54° F) their flavor is impacted negatively
4. TIL of a top secret US Cold War project “Iceworm” to build nuclear missile sites under the Greenland ice sheet. Abandoned due to ice instability it was assumed the chemical and radioactive waste would remain under the ice forever. It’s now predicted this waste will re-enter the environment in 2100.
5. ‘We Should Be Retreating Already From the Coastline,’ Scientist Suggests After Finding Warm Waters Below Greenland – Andrew Yang’s assertion that people move away from the coast at the last Democratic debate is the completely rational and correct choice for NASA scientists in Greenland.