Gravity — Yes, Gravity — Is the Next Frontier for Batteries

When renewable energy solutions wane from a lack of wind, tide, or sun, old-fashioned gravity can fill the gap to create energy. Using suspended weights in times of energy need, the gravity-based solution drops the weights to create energy. Whether modular buildings or existing underground shafts, infrastructure needs for gravity-based energy projects aren’t a heavy … Read more

Romulus family dealing with devastating diagnosis for their baby boy

ROMULUS, Mich. – A Romulus family is dealing with a devastating diagnosis for their baby boy. Nine-month-old Cameron Justice has a genetic disorder so rare that less than a dozen people worldwide are believed to have it. The diagnosis has so many unknowns, mainly because so few people have it. Doctors here have referred the … Read more

Speaker Announces House Will Not Consider So-Called “Advanced Recycling” Bill

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 GoLocalProv News Team View Larger + Speaker of the House Joe Shekarchi PHOTO: GoLocal On Tuesday morning, GoLocal published a story about growing opposition to a bill that opponents say would allow for the unregulated burning of plastics and what proponents call an innovation to recycle plastic products. “The House will … Read more

Several viewing opportunities of the International Space Station through the end of June

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) – The International Space Station’s orbit around Earth will bring it over the Texoma allowing for several great viewing opportunities, which is ultimately dependent on cloud cover. It will appear as a bright star that will move quickly across the sky. The night sky forecast rest of the week will be mostly … Read more

How far away stars and planets are across the universe

With our universe so vast, it’s hard to think about the distance from one object to the next. The closest celestial thing is our own Moon, but even that is about 238,900 miles away. Not very close, right? Let’s explore other objects across our galaxy and how far away they are. What You Need To … Read more

Local churches and business rethinking active shooter training

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) – Some local churches and businesses are rethinking the idea of ​​active shooter training for their employees and congregants. A local company that specializes in tactical training said it has received a couple more calls in recent days from businesses and churches looking to prepare for active shooter situations. Curt Carpenter is … Read more

Canada announces ban on single-use plastics in ‘historic step’ | Environment News

New regulations will prohibit the sale and import of ‘harmful’ plastics, with some time for businesses to adjust. The government of Canada announced that it will ban the manufacturing and import of a number of “harmful” single-use plastics, with several new regulations coming into place in December. The new rules, announced Monday, will apply to … Read more

Grow-NY food and ag business competition accepting applications | Local News

Applications will be accepted through July 1 for this year Grow-NY food and agriculture business competition, funded by Empire State Development through its Upstate Revitalization Initiative and administered by the Center for Regional Economic Advancement at Cornell. In its four years, the competition has received applications and interest from more than 1,000 businesses in 32 … Read more

AQA apologizes over GCSE physics advance information error

England’s largest exam board will award full marks to all pupils for question about circuits in higher tier paper England’s largest exam board will award full marks to all pupils for question about circuits in higher tier paper More from this theme Recent articles The exam board AQA has apologized after a GCSE physics paper … Read more