Be Afraid: Biden’s Regulatory Regime Is Now Targeting Household Appliances
Energy experts and manufacturers are warning that the Biden administration’s aggressive regulatory regime will lead to more expensive household appliances that are far less effective than current models. The Department of Energy (DOE) has made so-called energy efficiency standards a…
Energy-saving smart windows could help combat climate change – CBS News
San Jose, California — Inside a factory near Memphis, Tennessee, workers are making an unlikely weapon in the fight against climate change: a smart window. “Well, like everything in life, right, we look back after you’ve experienced the modern thing, and…
Sunrays on Mars, captured by Curiosity
NASA’s Curiosity rover has captured our 1st clear image of crepuscular rays or sunrays on Mars. The rover also caught cloud iridescence on Mars.
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Solar geoengineering is the climate solution that could trigger war – The Washington Post
It sounds like something out of science fiction: A country suffering from heat, flooding or crop failures decides on its own to send out a fleet of aircraft to spray a fine, sun-blocking mist into the earth’s atmosphere, reducing temperatures…
Pacific winter snowstorm coming â¦ again
A Pacific winter storm has the US West Coast in its sights. Flooding rainfall, wind, and snow measured in feet are in store over the weekend.
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Of 4 types of planetary systems, ours is rarest
A new study suggests there are 4 types of planetary systems. The Ordered class, which includes our own solar system, is the rarest.
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Where more people will die — and live — because of hotter temperatures – The Washington Post
But that wasn’t all that was happening. A month later, the same research group, which is based out of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine but includes scientists from dozens of countries, released another peer-reviewed study that told…
Pale Blue Dot 33 years later: Earth in a sunbeam
February 14, 2023, is the 33rd anniversary of the Voyager 1 image of Earth. Voyager was near Saturn when it took this image, now known as the Pale Blue Dot.
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Ten Companies That Are Establishing Innovative Recycling Programs
Per the EPA, over 292 million tons of waste were generated in 2018 and only 94 million tons were recycled or composted. Only a third of all generated trash is recycled, so there’s a lot of room for improvement.Sometimes, people cannot find appropriate ways to recycle items they know are made from recyclable materials. Your […]
Itâs spoke season on Saturn!
Spoke season on Saturn comes in cycles centered on Saturn’s equinoxes, which happen only about every 15 years. It’s happening now!
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