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The Boring Company tunnels given green light for line to Chicago's O'Hare airport

The Boring Company tunnels given green light for line to Chicago's O'Hare airportThe Boring Company has plans to invade Chicago's O'Hare airport. The Chicago Infrastructure Trust (CIT) announced on Thursday that it has chosen The Boring Company to design, build, finance, operate, and maintain a high-speed rail line called the Chicago Express Loop from downtown to the O'Hare airport. Without providing a specific timeline, the Boring Company said it will take over the unfinished Block 37 superstation in the city, which the company said is an "amazing facility," according to the Chicago Sun Times.


Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/news/boring-company-tunnels-given-green-light-line-chicagos-180000076.html

'Melting Away' —  Climate change and Greenland's Inuits

'Melting Away' —  Climate change and Greenland's InuitsOver the past five years photographer Ciril Jazbec has documented the changing lives of the Inuit people in Greenland, the world’s largest island that is covered by the world’s largest and fastest melting ice sheet. Together with the darkening of its surface, the majority of the scientists have come to agree these changes in Greenland will affect the entire planet and its living species. Jazbec’s long term project, Melting Away, is about a people at the forefront of climate change, possessed of an ancient knowledge of hunting,  in search for ways to survive  a collapsing ecosystem. Qaanaaq and Siorapaluk, the world’s northernmost settlements of roughly 700 Inuits, persists in traditional age-old ways in spite of several alarming climate, environmental and cultural threats.


Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/news/melting-away-climate-change-greenlands-slideshow-wp-165922935.html



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