· 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
According to Reuters, U.S. President Donald Trump said that he was grateful to Special Counsel Robert Mueller for a statement disputing a BuzzFeed News report that Trump directed his former lawyer to..
According to Reuters, U.S. President Donald Trump traveled to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware on Saturday to receive the remains of four Americans killed in a suicide bombing in northern Syria. Trump..
According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, US President Donald Trump said that there has been progress towards a trade deal with China, however he denied that he was considering lifting tariffs on..
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
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
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
Climate change and deforestation are putting more than half the world's wild coffee species at risk of extinction, including the popular commercial coffees Arabica and Robusta, scientists warn... SBS - Published
Scientists say the world's oceans are warming far more quickly than previously thought, a finding with dire implications for climate change. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
The Environmental Defenders Office has called for more funding as Canberra's environment faces threats from climate change and local developments. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
The change would initially lead to more females nesting, increasing the population, before a decline as incubation temperatures approach lethal levels. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times