Scientists Fix the Process of Photosynthesis

Scientists discovered a way to fix one of nature's biggest flaws. They improved the process of photosynthesis and demonstrated huge boost in biomass production. Did...

Researchers Capture Carbon Dioxide and Turn it Back to Coal

Researchers discovered a way to turn carbon dioxide back into coal. Carbon capture as a mean for mitigation of climate change, is quite a hot...

How everyone can combat climate change: all it takes is planting a tree

Project Drawdown is a group of researchers, policy makers, activists and business stakeholders who work on mapping, measuring, and communicating the most impactful solutions...

Five Tactics to Use Behavioral Science to Combat Climate Change

Environmental and climate scientists are clearly not providing enough evidence to make people adopt climate-smart ways of living. Would then behavioral science help? Here...

A concerning lack of bugs

A couple of years ago, an article in the Science magazine reported the alarming cleanliness of car windshields—cleanliness not as in lack of dust...

Vouching Against Juicing In Support of Chewing Fruits

Why do people continuously juice their fruit and vegetables instead of biting into them? A week ago, I was invited to a friend’s house for...

Stopping the desert

According to the UN, 24% of land globally is degrading and threatened with desrtification. Trends are only getting worse, considering climate change and mismanagement. The...

Protests and controversy as political games unravel in COP24

“We strongly believe that no country should have to sacrifice economic prosperity or energy security in pursuit of environmental sustainability,” said US president’s adviser...

Cost of Carbon Capture Just Got Lower Thanks to New Tech

In view of the alarming rates of global warming, ongoing discussions in Katowice are evaluating measures of decarbonizing the economy. With the energy sector...

Climate Change Conference in Katowice: Countdown for action and costs for inaction

December 2nd, 2018 sees the opening of the 24th Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)....