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Sunday, May 20, 2018

What You Need To Know About Sunscreen

Ingredients and labeling are not severely regulated in the United States and Europe, which leads to confused customers buying ineffective and possibly harmful sunscreens.

May 27, 2015

Hurricane Norbert Sending High Surf, Possible Rain To California

By Veronica Rocha, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — The latest hurricane spinning off Baja California could bring rain and thunderstorms to the Southland over the coming days, as well as high surf and tides that could produce minor flooding, forecasters warned. As Hurricane Norbert slowly moves north along the Baja Peninsula with sustained winds […]

September 5, 2014

California Drought’s Upside? Better Water Quality At Beaches, Report Says

By Tony Barboza, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — There’s at least one upside to the California drought: Record-low rainfall has resulted in cleaner water up and down the coast, a new report says. Ninety-five percent of California beaches earned A or B grades for water quality during the summer of 2013, a 2 percent improvement […]

May 22, 2014

Florida Is ‘Ground Zero’ For Sea Level Rise

Miami Beach (United States) (AFP) – Warm sunshine and sandy beaches make south Florida and its crown city, Miami, a haven for tourists, but the area is increasingly endangered by sea level rise, experts said Tuesday. During a special Senate hearing held in Miami Beach, Senator Bill Nelson described south Florida as “Ground Zero” for […]

April 22, 2014