Aerosols from Volcanic Eruption Could Reverse Global Warming

Aerosols from the June 2011 eruption of Nabro volcano in Eritrea in northeast Africa breached the stratosphere layer. This discovery was reported in the...

Antarctica More Responsible for Rising Sea Levels Than Greenland

Over 300 experts from 14 different countries have collectively determined that Greenland’s ice is much less vulnerable to a runaway melt than previously determined....

NOAA’s Geostationary Weather/Climate Satellites Get Additional Funds From Senate

The federal government is likely receive a fund of $984 billion, as it was announced earlier this week by the leaders of the Senate...

Melt Ponds Accelerate Ice Melting More Than Previously Thought

This month, ice physicists at the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) have published their findings on light transmission...

Coral Reefs Threatened by Irreversible Massive Loss Due to Accelerating Coral Bleaching

About twenty-five percent of all marine fish species reside in coral reefs, according to The Nature Conservancy; and about 500 million people are estimated...

New Report: Effects of Climate Change to Cost $4.2tn

Unless the effects of climate change are mitigated soon, then private investors will lose an estimated $4.2tn by 2100. This is true even if the...

New Imaging Technology Could Lead To Low-Cost Methane Detection

It turns out that a single pixel can make a big difference when it comes to detecting gases that would otherwise go unnoticed...

Rising CO2 Levels May Lead to Mass Extinction of Species

Based upon the levels of CO2 in the atmosphere, which could continue to be released, the Earth may be heading toward conditions like those...

Global Dimming reducing means a hotter and dryer world?

Despite concerns over global warming, scientists have discovered something that may have actually limited the impact...

We’re On The Verge of Destroying Our Planet, Scientists Say

A new study performed by 18 scientists and published in Nature reveals that we should not be at all optimistic when it comes to the...