America can’t discount science as the west burns and Maine gulf warms

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Wildfires have torn across the western coast of the U.S., devastating communities, destroying entire neighborhoods, burning millions of acres and claiming dozens of lives. It is an undisputed crisis, and there can be little doubt that climate change has helped fuel it.

Unfortunately, President Donald Trump continues to throw cold water on scientific evidence and expertise. In a back and forth on Monday with California Natural Resources Agency Secretary Wade Crowfoot, Trump asserted that “it will start getting cooler” as California endures record heat. Crowfoot, a member of Democatic Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration, said he wished science agreed with the president.

“I don’t think science knows, actually,” Trump said in response.

Well, scientists do know, actually, that climate change is intensifying wildfires

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Dreamstime Supports Educators and Students with a 50% Education Discount

09/01/2020, BRENTWOOD // KISSPR //

Over the past months, the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted our lives and societies and has closed schools for more than 1.5 billion children worldwide. As we welcome the return to school in any format, Dreamstime offers a 50% education discount to all educators and students looking for visuals to enhance their assignments, courses, or teaching materials. The campaign will run from August 15th until September 30th, 2020, and is available on the agency’s School is Cool page.

The 50% discount applies to any of the licensing plans available on Dreamstime, and users can download images, clips, or audio files from the 143+ million image gallery with perpetual, lifetime license for educational purposes. Eligibility for the promo is subject to review and applicants are required to upload a proof of eligibility, such as a student/teacher card or a tuition bill.

“We believe education is pivotal for

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