Menopausal Mother Nature

News about Climate Change and our Planet

New Mexico


NEW MEXICO: Clues to Puebloan history drip away in melting ice caves

Researchers have discovered charcoal dating back almost 2,000 years in New Mexican ice caves — providing physical evidence that ancestral Puebloans used the ice deposits for drinking water during droughts.


One-way street for electrons

(University of Oldenburg ) An international team of physicists, led by researchers of the Universities of Oldenburg and Bremen, Germany, has recorded an ultrafast film of the directed energy transport between neighbouring molecules in a nanomaterial. Theoretical simulations confirmed the experimental finding. The results have been published in the journal Nature Nanotechnology.

Study reveals how to improve natural gas production in shale

(DOE/Los Alamos National Laboratory) A new hydrocarbon study contradicts conventional wisdom about how methane is trapped in rock, revealing a new strategy to more easily access the valuable energy resource.

A Biden Win May Curb Fracking, Prop Up Flailing Renewables

Biden’s victory could end up reshaping the U.S. energy sector in years to come, although the president-elect may have limited room to maneuver given that control of the Senate remains unclear. The president-elect has pledged to spend trillions of dollars…