The 50 States of Climate Change – Outside Online – Outside
Since the 1700s, the amount of carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere has increased by 40 percent, largely from greenhouse gasses released by people burning fossil fuels like oil, gas, and coal. As a result, the climate is becoming more…
A planet that could end life on Earth? Donât worry, itâs just an experiment
An experiment from the University of California-Riverside showed that a terrestrial planet between Mars and Jupiter could end life on Earth.
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Twenty-five trailblazing women leading the fight against climate change – Reuters
March 7 – With so many extraordinary women engaged in the battle against climate change, the biggest task in compiling Reuters Impact’s list of trailblazing women for International Women’s Day was whittling down our long list to only 25. We…
The Very Real Impact Of Land Reclamation On Sea-Level Rise
Who would believe that the whole world has just woken up to the fact that climate changes? It changes constantly and wherever you are, it is still no reason for fear or panic. I had a friend who was a…
Cybersecurity ‘gaps’ exposed by hacks, paper says – as it happened
From 9h ago The Optus and Medibank incidents have exposed “gaps” in Australia’s existing incident response functions, according to a discussion paper released this afternoon. The discussion paper calls for regulatory changes – including potentially a new Cyber Security Act….
How a planet became a character in my new novel
My new novel The Terraformers explores what you might include – and leave out – if you were building an Earth-like planet. I spoke to some scientists to see what might work, says Annalee Newitz
Man Who Spent his Life Helping Disabled People Find a Home Has Won a £2.5million Country House in a Raffle
A man who has spent years helping disabled people find homes has won a £2.5million country house in a raffle. Grant Carson scooped up the five-bedroom farmhouse complete with eight acres of the Lake District after entering the Omaze Million Pound House Draw. The 58-year-old windower said that he can now get a dog, which […]
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Coastal residents on climate change: “The ocean’s coming for you” – CBS News
Thirty years ago Jim Hartshorne looked out at the endless expanse of blue water and decided North Carolina’s Outer Banks felt like home. He said that back in 1993, sea level rise was not a concern. “I didn’t think it…
Coldest Christmas in decades: Why does a hotter Earth bring harsh winter storms? – MarketWatch
The calendar flipped to winter this week and promptly ushered in what the National Weather Service is calling a “once-in-a-generation type event” that will hobble holiday travel by air and road on some of the busiest days of the year. While…
Researchers ‘shocked’ by college biology textbooks’ handling of climate change – The Hill
Researchers ‘shocked’ by college biology textbooks’ handling of climate change | The Hill Skip to content Climate change may represent a crisis, but that isn’t how college biology textbooks depict it, according to a new study. The amount of textbook…