Holiday markets, music and more to do around DC this weekend – NBC4 Washington

The National Museum of American History couldn’t wait until December 25th to give us a big gift. With a chilly weekend ahead, there’s a great opportunity to check out the museum’s new permanent exhibition, entertainment nationwhich opens on Friday. As part of the unveiling of the new permanent exhibit, the Smithsonian is hosting a 10-day … Read more

The EPA denies Ohio’s request to monitor manure disposal

The state of Ohio has been trying to delegate which government agency oversees the disposal of industrial fertilizers for more than 20 years. After decades of back and forth, the federal government finally said no. Ohio has over 200 Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations, or CAFOs, also known as factory farms. These factory farms typically keep … Read more

Mauna Loa: As scientists in Hawaii carefully monitor the risks of the eruption, some “lava junkies” just can’t stay away

Mauna Loa, Hawaii CNN — Since the eruption of Mauna Loa, Hawaii, began last week, photographer CJ Kale has sacrificed hours of sleep, rising before dawn to capture the volcano toward the sunrise, and working late to capture its glorious glow. For years, Kale has gone to extraordinary lengths to photograph volcanic events, including swimming … Read more

My Two Cents: 10 Things to Know About Indiana’s Game with Arizona in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – All the glitz and glamor of Las Vegas can be deafening at times, especially for the infrequent visitor from small town America. But this weekend, several thousand members of the Hoosier Nation are coming to Sin City with a good basketball excuse. Indiana plays here on Saturday, taking on a team … Read more

Texas Mineral Resources Announces Webinar to Discuss Geophysical Results from Blackhawk Silver Mining District, New Mexico

SIERRA BLANCA, TX, December 9, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire — Texas Mineral Resources Corp. (OTCQB:TMRC): · Webinar scheduled for December 22 at 12:00 p.m. EST Texas Mineral Resources Corp. (TMRC), an exploration company currently targeting rare earth, industrial and technology metals through its 20% interest in the Round Top Mountain project in Texas … Read more

Pennsylvania teacher Marc Fogel, jailed in Russia on marijuana conviction, hopes Brittney Griner’s release will open the door for him

WNBA star Brittney Griner returned to the United States early Friday morning after being released from a Russian prison, ending a diplomatic standoff that began with her arrest in February. US officials negotiated Griner’s release as part of a prisoner swap that freed international arms dealer Viktor Bout, a former Soviet military translator who has … Read more