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...

New Enzyme Allows Plants to Consume More CO2 and Save Water

Scientists at the University of California San Diego have discovered new plant enzymes that can allow plants to save water while consuming more CO2 from the atmosphere. The enzyme causes the plants to react to CO2 and change how they use their pores and by modifying the enzyme, scientists believe that could be developed more CO2- and drought-tolerant crops.
Energy Research Focusing on Plasma, Such as This Lightning Bolt

Randy Curry’s New Plasma Generator Could Revolutionize the Energy Industry

University of Missouri engineer Randy Curry has developed a plasma generator that can send a ring of plasma out a couple of feet into...

Plant-Based Diets Responsible for Higher Greenhouse Gas Emissions Than Thought

Shockingly, a plant-based diet may produce more carbon dioxide that originally thought, leading scientists to question whether a vegetarian diet is any better for...

Public Acceptance of Climate Change Affected by Word Usage

A study on climate change conducted by the anthropologist Michael O'Brien, dean of the College of Arts and Science at the University of Missouri,...

4 Degrees That Help Us Become Better Stewards of Our Planet

With an ever-increasing trend of "save our planet," there come to the surface four distinct degrees that touch on various facets of preserving our...
ClearSign Combustion Reduces Power Plant Emissions Cheaper

Power Plant Emissions Shaped by Electrical Fields, Literally! ClearSign Combustion

Power plant emissions are directly tied to the type of fuel they burn, how much fuel they burn, and how efficiently they burn it,...

Climate Change Contrarians Latch On To Cosmic Ray Explanation for Global Warming

Climate change skeptics have long been trying to find a different explanation for the climate changes than have been occurring over the last century....

Increased Clear-Air Turbulence Due to Climate Change Will Cost Airline Companies Millions

Scientists from University of Reading, UK, claim that air-turbulence over Europe will increase as a result of global warming. Paul Williams, the lead author of the...