Tiffany Nakla: Connecting My Faith and Science – APU Articles

Raised in an Egyptian Christian family, Tiffany Nakla ’22 grew up attending a Coptic Orthodox church where the beautiful prayers and hymns sung in Arabic and Coptic during the services deeply moved her and inspired her faith. Transitioning to college, Nakla enrolled at Azusa Pacific University where her faith continued to flourish. “At APU I … Read more

Scientists Arrested Over Climate Protests

Activists hold signs calling for no new fossil fuel projects outside the UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy during a protest on April 13, 2022Photo: Thomas Krych / SOPA Images / LightRocket (Getty Images) Soil scientist Rose Abramoff has long tried to be “apolitical,” she says, in her efforts to educate people about … Read more

Weekly Recap (March 28-April 2): Top Weather, Science, Space, Environment and Coronavirus Stories of the Week | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

Representational image (J Jackson / BCCL Coimbatore) Here are the top stories of the week. Indian Weather March 2022 Was the Hottest March in India’s Recorded History: IMD March 2022 was the hottest March in India’s 122-year-old recorded history – ever since record-keeping began in 1901! Owing to higher-than-normal mercury levels and successive heatwaves in … Read more

Jharkhand’s Jurassic World: Palaeontologists Claim Rajmahal to Hold Countless Fossils That Are 150 Million Years Old | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

Representational Image. (Jean-Bernard Caron, © Royal Ontario Museum) Countless fossils dating to the Jurassic era are present in the hills and foothills of the Rajmahal in Jharkhand, said to be 500 million years older than the Himalayas. Geologists and palaeobotany have estimated the age of these fossils from 68 to 150 million years. Recent research … Read more

Weekly Recap (March 7-12): Top Weather, Science, Space, Environment and Coronavirus Stories of the Week | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

Representative Image. (Pexels / Via Canva) Here are the top stories of the week. Russia-Ukraine War Russia-Ukraine War: Animals of Ukraine – a Collateral Damage or an Irreplaceable Loss? Ukraine, a country that hosts 35% of Europe’s biodiversity with just 6% of the continent’s landmass, might turn into a modern-day ecological tragedy if the situation … Read more

Women’s Day 2022: Scuba Diving to Marine Biologist, Here’s How Nayantara Jain Helps Conserve Ocean’s Treasure Trove | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

The Andaman Sea in India hosts extensively diverse life forms, from pocket-sized seahorses to giant dugongs. And exploring this diverse marine ecosystem mandates some exceptional diving skills, especially if you are diving for conservation and not recreational purposes. While popular movies and documentaries have inspired most of us to explore marine life through scuba diving … Read more