Oil, gas prices rise after Hurricane Ida causes production disruptions OPIS Global Head of Energy Analysis Tom Kloza notes 14% of U.S. refining has been ‘down’ because of Ida, leading to a little rally and may cause gas prices to increase further during one of the biggest driving weeks of the year. Divers at the… Continue reading Divers identify broken pipeline as source of Gulf oil spill
Newly-discovered sunken Nazi warship ‘could contain lost Amber Room riches’: Vessel sunk during WWII had set sail from treasure’s last known location and ‘is packed with unopened crates’ Karlsruhe from Operation Hannibal sunk in April 1945 near the Polish coast and has been discovered by divers Researchers say it was in Königsberg when the Amber Room… Continue reading Nazi warship found by divers 'could contain lost Amber Room riches'
Danielle Geathers and her running mate, Yu Jing Chen, were deemed the "diversity ticket" in student body elections at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology this past spring. Classmates told them they were naive and didn't know how student government worked. On the anonymous Facebook page "MIT Confessions," people wrote comments like, "I'm not going to… Continue reading How 2 Black women faced racial barriers in college—and still made history