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Barry Lee Myers, CEO ACCUWEATHER
Federal

White House pick to lead NOAA withdraws nomination, citing health concerns

Barry Myers, President Trump’s controversial nominee to lead the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), has withdrawn from consideration due to health concerns, an administration official confirmed Wednesday evening.

Northeast
Waves spill over a thin barrier of sand bags at the end of Starfish Lane during a coastal storm in March 2008.

Rising Water Spells Big Challenges For Little Beach

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Researchers at Oregon State University have developed an effective method to use an underwater robotic glider to measure sound levels over broad areas of the sea.

Underwater robotic gliders provide key tool to measure ocean sound levels

International
Travel agencies offer us a range of ever more remote and previously ‘undiscovered’ destinations - but at what cost? Photo: Getty Images

Land grabs and displacement: tourism’s dark side