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What record-low water levels at the Hoover Dam reservoir look like from space

The World Meteorological Organization has ‘no immediate plans’ to name heatwaves

Wind farms could join oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico

UK heatwave breaks records as Brits roast in 40 C temperatures

London Luton Airport suspended flights after its runway buckled due to the UK heat

The UK’s blistering heatwave is just the beginning

Today I learned Amazon will recycle small electronics for free

Democratic lawmakers ask federal agencies to crack down on crypto mining

NASA just launched a powerful new instrument to study dust

Texas’ fragile grid isn’t ready for crypto mining’s explosive growth

Bitcoin mining could bring higher electricity bills and more pollution to Texas

Texas heatwave and energy crunch curtails Bitcoin mining

Dead solar panels are about to become a lot more valuable

Mining the deep sea for battery materials will be dangerously noisy, study finds

Can Microsoft’s data centers become big batteries for the grid?

These fire-prone places are ditching fireworks for drones this July Fourth

New York denies air permit to Bitcoin mining power plant