· Scientists have drilled 3,556 feet into the Antarctic ice to reach Lake Mercer — a subglacial lake that, until now, had only been seen with ice-penetrating radar.
· After drilling the hole,.. Business Insider - Published
2018 was a hot year for social media. And unfortunately, it was hot for the planet, too. According to Business Insider, last year was the hottest year on record for the world's oceans. Not only that,..
China is the world's biggest polluter -- and now one of its largest producers of clean energy. Which way will China go in the future, and how will it affect the global environment? Data scientist Angel..
By 2050, an estimated 10 billion people will live on earth. How are we going to provide everybody with basic needs while also avoiding the worst impacts of climate change? In a talk packed with wit and..
How do you talk to someone who doesn't believe in climate change? Not by rehashing the same data and facts we've been discussing for years, says climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe. In this inspiring,..
Deforestation and climate change have affected wild animals and led to many species becoming extinct or endangered. And now, according to Mother Nature Network, we can add wild coffee to that growing..
· *Top American economists from both sides of the aisle see a carbon tax as the most cost-effective way to address climate change.*
· *In a letter out this week, forty-five of them said climate.. Business Insider - Published
12 years to save the planet. Warming of 3 degrees Celsius, or perhaps 5 degrees if we don’t take drastic action now. A sea-level rise of 0.3 metres by 2100 – or is it three metres? Just about every.. S.China Morning Post - Published
The greatest cost of the ongoing Sino-American cold war – better described as a “frozen conflict” – is a shortsighted distraction from the coming anarchy. With the twin meta-challenges of.. S.China Morning Post - Published
[ISS] Senegal's Casamance region was once the breadbasket of this West African nation, known for its rich vegetation, biodiversity and expansive forests. But these woodlands are rapidly disappearing,.. allAfrica.com - Published
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The Mediterranean forest area has expanded by two percent resulting in a rise of 1.8 million hectares – about the size of Slovenia, says a joint report by the United.. Eurasia Review - Published
The time has come to cut the US military down to size.
Last November, the Pentagon admitted what critics have known for years: It cannot pass an audit that would let Congress, the media and.. Eurasia Review - Published
BEIJING, Jan. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In order to implement the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, open up China's green urbanization market, support the transition from "burden-sharing" to.. PR Newswire Asia - Published
In 2016, Chesapeake Conservancy took months to complete a digital map of the Chesapeake Bay, allowing conservation groups to more precisely measure change. Now the group is working with Microsoft's.. Christian Science Monitor - Published
Marine Antarctic animals closely associated with sea ice for food or breeding, such the humpback whale and emperor penguin, are most at risk from the predicted effects of climate change, finds a new.. Eurasia Review - Published
Editor’s note: In the Jan. 13 editorial, the editorial board shared its priorities for the 2019 legislative session — special-education funding, local K-12 levies, the environment, mental health.. Seattle Times - Published
Solar and wind developers depend on creditworthy utilities to buy electricity from their projects under long-term contracts, but that calculus changes in a world where a 30-year purchase agreement.. Seattle Times - Published
BERLIN (AP) — Thousands of students are holding rallies across Germany and Switzerland to protest lack of action against climate change. The demonstrations taking place in dozens of cities Friday.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Former California Gov. Jerry Brown dropped by Olympia Thursday to share his wisdom on how Democratic lawmakers could enact big legislation to fight climate change. His visit comes as Gov. Jay Inslee.. Seattle Times - Published
· Social media feeds are currently filled with "10-year challenge" posts that juxtapose users' photos from 2009 and 2019.
· Environmental activists are using the trend to draw attention to how much.. Business Insider - Published
A new study finds that ice in Antarctica is melting six times faster than it was four decades ago. Dahr Jamail, author of the book, "The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of.. CBS News - Published
On Tuesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo sought to join political leaders across America in laying out his audacious goals for combating climate change. “Let’s take the next step on the Green New Deal.. Gothamist - Published
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You don’t know what you have until it’s gone, as the saying goes – and according to recent studies undertaken by scientists, over half of the world’s.. One News Page Staff - Published
Five global brands sign agreements for a joint 42.5-megawatt renewable energy deal, creating a new blueprint for renewable energy aggregation
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Bloomberg, Cox.. PRWeb - Published
“Dark Green Money” is a new report by Robert Lyman with a revealing glimpse of the vast self-dealing network of foreign billionaire foundation funding environmental groups' climate change.. PRWeb - Published
It is clearly evident that Gov. Jay Inslee intends to further his presidential aspirations by imposing his views of climate change at the expense of Washington taxpayers. Inslee’s efforts to increase.. Seattle Times - Published