Climate Change Discussion Heated Up by Reports on Melting Arctic Ice

The U.N. weather agency reported that an area of Arctic sea ice with the size of the territory of the U.S has melted this...

Heat Stress Major Cause of Reduced Labor Capacity, NOAA Says

A study performed by the NOAA concluded that high heat and humidity (heat stress) are responsible for reductions in labor capacity. In the past six...

Seagrass Could Mitigate Ocean Acidification Effects of Climate Change

Seagrass meadows can play with a limited, localized function in relieving sea acidification in aquatic ecosystems. This information is based on new work directed...

After the ‘Great Dying’, Global Warming Hindered Recovery of Survivor Species, Scientists Claim

Two hundred and fifty million years ago, massive volcanic eruptions resulted to the greatest extinction of many a species (90% of marine life and...

Keystone XL Oil Pipeline Worse for Environment than Previously Understood

The environmental group Oil Change International (OCI) analyzed the climate change impacts of the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline and discovered that it would move...

This Trump Decision May Ruin One of the Most Important Protected Areas on Earth

The politicians in Washington have decided to allow companies to start extracting oil from the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge(ANWR). Not only will this worsen...
Electric vehicles - Choose your weapon.

Electric Vehicles – Part of the Solution, but No Magic Bullet

If the werewolf is climate change, then we’ve been feeding the wolf too much, when what we really need is a silver bullet. The...

Aliens Have Gone Extinct… Because of Climate Change?

I am generally not a big fan of conspiracy theories. However, a piece published on IFL Science a few days ago caught my attention, as being...
Renault Study Compares Lifecycle Emissions of Electric Vehicles and Conventional Vehicles

Lifecycle Emissions – Electric Vehicles Cleaner, Renault Study

Looking at electric vehicles in combination with some renewable energy source, you might properly come to the conclusion that they are cleaner than conventional...

2°C Rise In Global Temperature Could Turn Summer Into One Long Heatwave

Research has shown that is the global temperature rises with only 2°C, some regions of the planet will experience Summer as one continuous heatwave....