The Amazon rainforest is burning at an unprecedented rate, thanks to the policies of Brazil’s conservative president, Jair Bolsonaro.
The Amazon Rainforest Is On Fire
Express › 2 months ago
AMAZON RAINFOREST is home to thousands of species of animals and plants, and is responsible for 20 percent of the Earth's oxygen supplies. Is the Amazon rainforest still burning after all these weeks?
'Can I watch YouTube TV on Amazon Fire TV?': How to play YouTube TV and videos on your Amazon Fire TV device
Business Insider › Lifestyle › 2 months ago
You can finally watch YouTube TV on your Amazon Fire TV device, since YouTube services were added to Fire TV devices in mid 2019. YouTube, YouTube TV, and YouTube Kids are all available for viewing via Amazon Fire TV. An Amazon Fire TV Stick or the...
Business Insider › Politics › 2 months ago
Though the fires aren't as bad as they were in August, the Amazon Rainforest is still burning. In October, The Washington Post reported on a group of "elite" local firefighters, battling fires in Mato Gross, in the Amazon. There, local, well-trained...
Forbes › Lifestyle › 2 weeks ago
A journey to the heart of the Amazon Rainforest, the last great wilderness on earth. This six-night expedition up the Rio Negro goes further into the wilds of the Brazilian Amazon than any other outfitter. Featuring pink dolphins, secluded villages...
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro Claimed Actor Leonardo DiCaprio Financed The Amazon Rainforest Fires
The Inquisitr › 2 weeks ago
Brazilian President Jail Bolsonaro claimed, without evidence, that actor Leonardo DiCaprio donated money to burn down the Amazon rainforest, The New York Times reports. It’s the latest attempt by the right-wing president to assign blame for the...
The Guardian › 1 week ago
In the heart of the Amazon rainforest, an alternative climate conference is taking place that brings together youth activists, indigenous leaders, scientists and forest dwellers. They are building a new alliance and demonstrating that the rainforest is...
‘A potential tipping point’: The Amazon rainforest’s ‘dark year’ of destruction puts it on the road to collapse
Alternet › 3 weeks ago
New data out Monday from the Brazilian government showed that Amazon deforestation this year hit its highest level in over a decade, prompting environmental campaigners to warn the rainforest was…
CBS Local › 3 weeks ago
The motion calls on city agencies to “eliminate the purchase of any product derived from the deforestation of the Amazon Rainforest.”
BBC News › 2 months ago
President Jair Bolsonaro insists that the Amazon rainforest is his country's sovereign territory.
BBC News › 2 months ago
A band of volunteer firefighters are on a mission to stop their stretch of Brazil’s Amazon rainforest from going up in flames.