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...

Europe Facing Warmer Century With More Frequent and Intense Weather Events

Scientists from twenty seven leading European Research Institutes conducted a study, which forecasts devastating increase in average temperatures across the old continent in the...

Earthworms Stimulate Carbon Sequestration

After being villainized in global warming studies and accused of being major contributors to climate change, it turns out earthworms might actually be a...

Geoengineering Could Solve Climate Change, Say Scientists

Solar geoengineering sounds like the stuff of science fiction, using balloons or jets to introduce an atmospheric sunshade to stop global warming. A group...

Methane Emissions From Oil Production Much Higher Than Previously Estimated

Lena Höglund-Isaksson has some bad news: it turns out that global oil production released a lot more methane into the atmosphere than previously thought. A...

Good News: Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions Dropped by 1.1 Percent in 2009

Among the dozen of bad news that keep filling our mailboxes daily, we once in a while read something worth smiling at: the global greenhouse emissions generated by energy use dropped for the first time since 1998, by 1.1 percent. Through this, the economic crisis has its good actions, because it reduced the industrial production and fossil fuel consumption worldwide.

Jet Stream Messed Up, Accelerating Climate Change

The effects of man-made greenhouse gas emissions is worse than we thought.  Not only is it melting the polar caps, there is also evidence...

Eat Less Meat, Produce Less N2O, Reduce Global Warming

Meat is one of the main food items consumed worldwide. The meat consumption of developed countries is relatively high than that of the developing...

The Defense Department Fights Against Sea-Level Rise

Every ten years, the Naval Station in Norfolk faces flooding. World's largest naval base has power shortages especially with the full moon triggering higher...

Giant Collection Fans Offer New Solution For Carbon Capture

There isn't much to debate anymore when it comes to the harmful nature of carbon emissions. Even China has made huge changes to its...