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This Week In Trailers: The Comedy Store, After So Many Days, I Am Greta, Wolfwalkers, Bigorexia

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week, we pay a visit to a historic comedy venue, live on the road to try to hit it big, save the world, catch the latest by Oscar-caliber...
Tags: Movies, New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Ireland, This Week In Trailers, Paris, Movie Trailers, Pixar, Sam, Atlantic Ocean, Robyn, Asperger, Jim, Greta, Moore

20 Films from the 2020 Venice International Film Festival - Quick Recaps

Cate Blanchett, President of Jury - Image courtesy of La Biennale ASAC - Photo: Andre Avezzù   (Venice, Italy) Many people expressed concerned about the dangers of attending a film festival during a pandemic. For me, it was worth taking a chance. I have worked with La Biennale di Venezia for more than two decades, and trust the institution to do everything in its power to maintain high standards. Cinema is such a crucial art form that it was imperative to demonstrate how a film festiv...
Tags: Travel, Japan, Usa, Hollywood, Germany, Frances Mcdormand, Italy, Middle East, United Nations, Newcastle, Northern Ireland, Miami, Venice, Jim Broadbent, Andrew Garfield, Alex Gibney

SpaceX rocket launch postponed again, this time due to weather

Hawthorne-based SpaceX was thwarted for a second day in a row On Friday, Sept. 18, in its effort to launch a rocket carrying 60 internet satellites into orbit. The company’s planned Cape Canaveral launch of the rocket with the Starlink satellites was scrubbed “due to severe weather in the recovery area, which is likely to persist for a couple days,” according to SpaceX. As such, a new launch date was not immediately set. An effort to launch the rocket on Thursday was scrubbed just 30 minutes bef...
Tags: Business, Spacex, News, Sport, Soccer, Falcon, Atlantic Ocean, Hawthorne, StarLink

A US Navy destroyer teamed up with Canada's navy to learn how to operate in harsh Arctic conditions

Sailors aboard USS Thomas Hudner stand watch in low-visibility conditions during Operation Nanook, August 5, 2020. US Navy/MCS Sara Eshleman US Navy destroyer USS Thomas Hudner sailed north on short notice last month to join the Canadian-led exercise Operation Nanook. Surface ships like the Thomas Hudner are spending more time in the Arctic, but the region still presents acute challenges to military operations and commercial activity. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Whe...
Tags: Navy, US, International, Trends, Afghanistan, Canada, Atlantic, Alaska, Arctic, Newfoundland, John, Greenland, US Navy, Litchfield, Triton, Atlantic Ocean

Avlon hammers Trump over climate change views

CNN's John Avlon calls out President Trump's views about climate change as fires ravage one coast of the US and storms in the Atlantic Ocean threaten another.
Tags: News, US, Cnn, Stories, Trump, Atlantic Ocean, John Avlon, AVLON

Hurricane Sally's rains wreak havoc on southeastern U.S. states

The remnants of Hurricane Sally dumped more than a foot of rain over the U.S. Southeast on Thursday, killed at least one person, washed out bridges and roads and left hundreds of thousands without power and others with ruined homes. Sally brought torrential rains and flash flooding to Alabama and Georgia as it sped toward the Carolinas. At 5 p.m. CDT (2200 GMT), it was about 70 miles (115 km) northeast of Augusta, Georgia, moving northeast toward the Atlantic Ocean at 24 miles (39 km) per hour...
Tags: News, Alabama, Georgia, Atlantic Ocean, Sally, Augusta Georgia, U S National Hurricane Center, U S Southeast

Smoke From California’s Wildfires Has Now Reached Europe

(CNN) — The wildfires devastating California and other parts of the western United States are the worst in 18 years, with vast amounts of thick smoke affecting large areas of the North America and even reaching Northern Europe, scientists said Wednesday. The fires, which began in mid-August in California and Colorado, are “significantly more intense than the 2003-2019 average for the whole country and the affected states,” according to data from Europe’s Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service ...
Tags: Health, Europe, News, Colorado, California, Washington, Oregon, US, California News, Cnn, Canada, United States, West Coast, North America, Pacific Ocean, Northern Europe

NASA monitors carbon monoxide from California and Oregon fires, finds 10x typical CO emissions

• NASA's Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS), aboard the Aqua satellite, captured carbon monoxide plumes coming from California wildfires last week. • The observations from Earth orbit show high-altitude concentrations of the gas that are more than 10 times typical amounts. Shown in this post, some new carbon monoxide emission imaging from the ongoing wildfires in California, Oregon, and elsewhere in the West, out of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in smoke-choked Pasadena, California. ...
Tags: Post, California, Oregon, Nasa, Earth, Wildfires, Fires, Carbon Monoxide, Atlantic Ocean, Caltech, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena California, California Oregon, NASA JPL, Climate Crisis, Airs

Summary for Tropical Storm Teddy (AT5/AL202020)

...TEDDY EXPECTED TO BECOME A LARGE AND POWERFUL HURRICANE OVER THE CENTRAL ATLANTIC OCEAN IN A FEW DAYS... As of 5:00 AM AST Tue Sep 15 the center of Teddy was located near 13.7, -46.0 with movement WNW at 12 mph. The minimum central pressure was 1001 mb with maximum sustained winds of about 60 mph. [Author: [email protected] (NHC Webmaster)]
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Five cyclones churn in Atlantic Ocean for only second time in history

Bermuda shutters schools and ports for Hurricane PauletteHurricane Sally moves towards US Gulf coastFor only the second time in recorded history, five tropical cyclones are churning in the Atlantic Ocean at the same time. Related: Trump dismisses concerns about coronavirus spread at Nevada rally – live Continue reading...
Tags: Environment, Americas, World news, US news, Nevada, Caribbean, Bermuda, Hurricanes, Trump, Atlantic Ocean, Sally, US Gulf

5 tropical cyclones are in the Atlantic at the same time for only the second time in history

It's peak hurricane season, and that's clear when you look at the Atlantic Ocean, which has five active tropical cyclones at the same time for only the second time in history.
Tags: Cnn, Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean

NASA catches development of eastern Atlantic's tropical storm Vicky

NASA's Aqua satellite analyzed a low-pressure area in the far eastern Atlantic Ocean, and it showed the system becoming more organized. Soon after Aqua passed overhead, the low became Tropical Depression 21. Hours later, the storm strengthened into Tropical Storm Vicky.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean, Vicky

Will the tropical Atlantic keep churning out record-setting storms this week?

The Atlantic Ocean has spawned named storms at a blistering pace this year, with Paulette, Rene and Sally the most recent additions in what is on track to be a historic season. Forecasters say the last three names on the Atlantic hurricane season's list for 2020 could soon be exhausted as additional disturbances are being monitored this week. So far in the 2020 season, Cristobal and every storm from Edouard through Sally all became the earliest storm to develop in the basin for their resp...
Tags: News, Mexico, Africa, Atlantic, Gulf Coast, Gulf of Mexico, Bermuda, Atlantic Ocean, Cabo Verde Islands, Sally, Wilfred, National Hurricane Center, Rene, Paulette, Adkins, Vicky

NASA satellite finds a wedge-shaped Tropical Storm Paulette

Wind shear was affecting both Tropical Storm Paulette and Rene in the Atlantic Ocean on Sept. 11. Infrared imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite showed that strong southwesterly wind shear pushed against Paulette creating a wedge-shaped storm.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Atlantic Ocean, Rene, Paulette

Hulu Unveils Trailer & TIFF Screening Dates for I Am Greta

Hulu unveils trailer & TIFF screening dates for I Am Greta After receiving rave reviews from critics at last week’s Venice Film Festival, Hulu has announced new screening dates for the Toronto International Film Festival and the first trailer for the upcoming documentary I Am Greta centered on celebrated young Swedish activist. The trailer can be viewed in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh =...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, New York City, Hulu, Tiff, Atlantic Ocean, Asperger, Greta, Luca Guadagnino, Movie News, Nathan Grossman, Greta Thunberg, UN Climate Action Summit, I Am Greta, Parliament Grossman, Bell PPV

Sailors on the Navy's newest aircraft carrier did a 'rare pier-side fly-on' to quickly load up with helicopters

An MH-60R Sea Hawk prepares to land on the USS Gerald R. Ford during flight operations, August 30, 2020. US Navy/MCS2 Kallysta Castillo Sailors on USS Gerald R. Ford and from Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 70 worked together to land four MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopters on Ford while it was moored at Naval Station Norfolk last month. The rare pier-side fly-on was done to get the helicopters onto the carrier while ensuring the health of the crews during the coronavirus. Visit Business Insid...
Tags: Navy, Trends, Aircraft Carrier, Ford, Sea Hawk, Atlantic Ocean, Henderson, Jacksonville Florida, Gerald R Ford, USS Gerald R Ford, ISE, U.S. Navy, Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron, Joey Kuhn, Naval Station Norfolk, Moorpark California

The best women's swimsuits

Finding the right swimsuit for you may seem impossible, but we're here to help. We've tested swimsuits from leading brands to find the best ones. makes the best swimsuits for most women, but we know there's no one best choice, so we list several other excellent swimsuit brands.  When it comes to picking a swimsuit, it really is all about you. Be sure that the suit that you've chosen is one that makes you feel confident and comfortable. There are several different styles to consider when choos...
Tags: Reviews, Instagram, Women, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Patagonia, Athleta, American Eagle, Swim, Insider, Atlantic Ocean, Aerie, Boden, Eloquii, Swimsuit

Auf wiedersehen, techno: Berlin's banging Berghain club reborn as a gallery

With nightlife in limbo due to Covid-19, the legendary temple of techno has reinvented itself as art gallery – with works by Tacita Dean, Olafur Eliasson, Wolfgang Tillmans and moreInside a disused power station in east Berlin, a red-and-white buoy is bobbing mid-air, swooping six metres up and six metres down in rhythm to imaginary waves. The artist who had the idea to hang it there, Julius von Bismarck, has connected an automated pulley system via sensors to a real buoy in the Atlantic Ocean, ...
Tags: Art, Europe, Music, Germany, Berlin, World news, Culture, Art and design, Installation, Exhibitions, Electronic Music, Clubbing, Atlantic Ocean, Berghain Berlin, Sound Art, Tacita Dean Olafur Eliasson Wolfgang Tillmans

Record year for Atlantic storms as two new systems form in a day

Rene becomes storm number 17 of the year, forming earlier than the previous record-holder, Rita in 2005Tropical storm Rene has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, becoming the Atlantic’s earliest R-named storm on record, as the year’s extremely active hurricane season continued.Rene formed on Monday, breaking the previous record held by Rita in 2005, which formed 18 September. Continue reading...
Tags: Environment, Atlantic, Oceans, Extreme Weather, Hurricanes, Atlantic Ocean, Rita, Rene

Atlantic Ocean stays 'quite active' on Labor Day as Tropical Storms Paulette and Rene add to record-breaking year

The Atlantic basin isn't taking a Labor Day breather, and forecaster are tracking multiple areas that could spin up trouble this week.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Atlantic, Usa Today, Atlantic Ocean, Rene, Paulette

Atlantic Ocean stays busy as Tropical Storm Paulette forms, forecasters eye other trouble spots

The Atlantic basin isn't taking a Labor Day breather, and forecaster are tracking multiple areas that could spin up trouble this week.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Atlantic Ocean staying busy: Two depressions form, could soon be tropical storms

The Atlantic basin isn't taking a Labor Day breather, and forecaster are tracking multiple areas that could spin up trouble this week.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Atlantic Ocean staying busy: Tropical Storm Paulette forms; forecasters eye other trouble spots

The Atlantic basin isn't taking a Labor Day breather, and forecaster are tracking multiple areas that could spin up trouble this week.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Atlantic Ocean staying busy: Hurricane center tracking four tropical disturbances this week

The Atlantic basin isn't taking a Labor Day breather, and forecasters on Sunday were tracking multiple areas that could spin up trouble this week.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Atlantic, Usa Today, Atlantic Ocean

New tropical depression only the start of active week in Atlantic basin

Following the dissipation of Omar, the Atlantic basin is picking up right where it left off in this record-setting season, with several features being monitored to become the next named storms."The eastern Atlantic is going to become quite active during the next few days," AccuWeather Hurricane Expert Dan Kottlowski said. This satellite view of the southern Atlantic Ocean shows Tropical Depression 17 (left) and another tropical wave being monitored off the west coast of Africa (right) on Sund...
Tags: News, Africa, Atlantic, United States, Jamaica, Accuweather, Bermuda, Atlantic Ocean, Omar, Cabo Verde Islands, Caribbean Sea, Paulette, Philippe, Lesser Antilles, Leeward Islands, Southeast Coast

Hurricane Center watching 4 systems. But that’s not why Labor Day could bust in Miami

Four systems in the Atlantic Ocean have the National Hurricane Center’s attention, but none of them are the reason Labor Day could be damp.
Tags: News, Miami, Atlantic Ocean, National Hurricane Center

Two new tropical waves being tracked as two others are merging in the Atlantic, NHC says

With two tropical waves merging in the Atlantic Ocean, two more are being tracked as Tropical Depressions Nana and Omar continue to weaken, according to the National Hurricane Center.
Tags: News, Atlantic Ocean, Omar, Nana, Atlantic NHC

Athletes’ Racial Justice Protest Last Week Made History. But It Wasn’t the First Wildcat Strike in Pro Sports

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis.  On Wednesday last week, the Orlando Magic came out on the court and went through their usual warmups before their scheduled fifth playoff game with the Milwaukee Bucks at Disney World in Florida. But as the buzzer sounded to begin the game, the Bucks were still in the locker room. They were discussing how to respond to the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin — an hour from Milwaukee — on August 23. Seve...
Tags: Florida, New York, News, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, America, Nba, Wisconsin, Mlb, San Francisco Giants, Eckert, Marlins, NHL, Houston

NASA-NOAA satellite provides a nighttime view of new Atlantic tropical depression

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a nighttime view of the Atlantic Ocean hurricane season's latest tropical cyclone off the coast of North Carolina. Ocean swells from the depression are affecting coastal North Carolina today, Sept. 1.
Tags: Science, Atlantic, North Carolina, Suomi NPP, Atlantic Ocean, NASA NOAA, North Carolina Ocean

Brazil's island idyll reopens to tourists – as long as they have had Covid-19

Visitors will have to show test results to enter Fernando de Noronha, which has so far suffered no coronavirus deathsOne of Brazil’s most celebrated tourist destinations, the paradisiacal archipelago of Fernando de Noronha, has announced it is reopening to outsiders – as long as they have had Covid-19.Tourists have been banned from the Unesco World Heritage site, which Charles Darwin visited in 1832, since late March when the pandemic forced many parts of Brazil into partial shutdown.Since then ...
Tags: Hong Kong, News, Brazil, Charles Darwin, Unesco World Heritage, Atlantic Ocean, Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco, Rocha, Jair Bolsonaro, Noronha, COVID, Guilherme Rocha