Unions split with Democrats over ‘Green New Deal’

From The Washington Examiner by John Siciliano | March 12, 2019 03:45 PM Trade unions are firing back against the progressive “Green New Deal” agenda and, in doing so, are revealing a split between left-leaning labor and climate advocates in the House and Senate. The “Green New Deal” is “not achievable or realistic,” read a…

Maine Becomes The Most Recent Blue State To Reject A Carbon Tax

From Forbes Patrick Gleason  AUGUSTA, Maine — The beginning of March brings bad news for carbon tax supporters, who have been successful in getting legislation to impose the regressive tax introduced at the federal and state levels, but not in getting it enacted, not even in left-leaning, Democratic-run states that should be most inclined to…

Massive twin star discovered snuggling close to its stellar sibling

University of Leeds Astronomers have discovered a binary star system with the closest high-mass young stellar objects ever measured, providing a valuable “laboratory” to test theories on high mass binary star formation. An international team led by the University of Leeds has determined the distance between the massive young star PDS 27 and its orbiting…