September 19, 2019

17 Sep 2019 Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 2 dis

17 Sep Tue 2019 Tropical Report ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Tue Sep 17 2019 AIR FORCE RESERVE HURRICANE HUNTERS FIND HUMBERTO A LITTLE STRONGER AND LARGER… …TROPICAL STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR BERMUDA For the Eastern North […]

Cayman: 20-megawatt energy storage project to deliver for consumers and the environment

GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS: 16 September 2019. OfReg has today announced that it has approved a 20-Megawatt (MW) utility-scale battery energy storage project for CUC, paving the way for annual consumer savings of approximately CI$5 million. The Office authorised CUC to issue a solicitation for the energy storage project to be implemented in 2020/21. The […]

Dark rooms

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Go to a busy public place, a playground, a park. Sit. Listen. Wait and then close your eyes. Listen. What do you hear now? A whole lot more. More details, more sounds you were unaware of. More of everything you could not have perceived moments ago. Repeat the process […]

The nearly extinct white rhino might live on, thanks to lab-created embryos

By Morgan Sung From Mashable Humanity may be able to save the northern white rhino after all, thanks to scientists who managed to create two in vitro embryos.  When Sudan, the last male northern white rhino left at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya, died in 2018, the two female rhinos Fatu and Najin were […]

Astounding astronomy photos

14 of the most astounding astronomy photos taken in 2019 By Nicole Gallucci From Mashable Astronomy photos are, quite literally, out of this world. If you’re a fan of captivating images of the moon, sun, galaxies, stars, and aurorae, you should definitely check out the photography from this year’s Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the […]

16 Sep 2019 Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 2 dis

15 Sep Sun 2019 Tropical Report ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Mon Sep 16 2019 HUMBERTO CONTINUES TO STRENGTHEN… …LARGE SWELLS AFFECTING MUCH OF THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES COASTLINE For the Eastern North Pacific: Tropical Weather Outlook […]

Renowned specialist in head and neck robotic surgery from USA- to attend congress in Cayman Islands

Renowned Head and Neck Oncology Surgeon from USA to attend: Conquering Cancer VI event Who? The Cayman Islands Cancer Society invited Dr. Carlos Pérez Mitchell, Head and Neck Surgical Oncologist, from South Florida Hospital Memorial Healthcare System. What? To attend Conquering Cancer VI event (Let’s fight cancer together). How? Dr. Carlos Pérez Mitchell will be […]

Land purchase in Cayman Islands protects Blue Iguana

By Madison Lemelin From RainForest Trust Rainforest Trust and local partner The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds-Cayman Islands Nature Limited (RSPB-CINL) purchased 9.5 acres in Grand Cayman to safeguard habitat for the Endangered Grand Cayman Blue Iguana. The partners will be leasing the land to the National Trust for the Cayman Islands (NTCI) […]

Cayman: CCMI urges close look at downstream and long-lasting impacts to the Island by proposed George Town Dock whilst there is still time

The Cayman Islands and its gorgeous beaches have been built over tens of millions of years, by the stony limestone skeletons of millions of coral reef organisms. It is these corals and skeletal organisms that break down from natural physical and biological processes to produce the sand on our beaches. The longer-term impact of the […]

Wolverine glacier photos

Gorgeous Wolverine Glacier photos from the front lines of climate change research By Adam Rosenberg From Mashable Enjoy these views of Alaska’s Wolverine Glacier while you can. Soon enough, they’ll be relegated to a distant memory. As Earth’s climate shifts under the strain caused by human civilization, scientists have turned to one of the world’s […]