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Is There Global Warming or Isn't There?
Environment  (tags: climate, ClimateChange, CO2emissions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitat, pollution, science, Sustainabililty, weather, wildlife, world )

- 1918 days ago -
There's been so much coverage in the news on both sides, from "experts" all over the world. Is there global warming? Now we're hearing about the next "ice age" that's on its way... Is the sky falling? What are we going to do??? Read on...
Saturday Night Special: Biggest Full Moon of 2009
Environment  (tags: nature, environment, oceans, moon, science, research )

- 1921 days ago -
If skies are clear Saturday, go out at sunset and look for the giant moon rising in the east. It will be the biggest and brightest one of 2009, sure to wow even seasoned observers.Earth, the moon and the sun are all bound together by gravity, which keeps
Wonderful Lechuguilla Cave in New Mexico
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, nature, world, science, protection, water )

- 1925 days ago -
Lechuguilla Cave is, as of 2006, the fifth longest cave (120 miles (193 km)) known to exist in the world, and the deepest in the continental United States (489 metres (1,604 ft)), but it is most famous for its unusual geology, rare formations, and pristin
Plants 'More Important Than Ever' to Reduce Impact of Global Warming
Environment  (tags: culture, humans, society, climate, climate-change, endangered, conservation, protection, nature, habitat, globalwarming, energy, world, water, trees, science, research, pollution, destruction, wildlife, forests, environment, animals )

- 1927 days ago -
According to a report by BBC News, this fact has been stressed upon by Professor Stephen Hopper, the director of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, in London, England
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, cooling, research, science, weather, globalwarming, globalwarming )

- 1928 days ago -
Sunspots are still not following either of the two predictive curves, and it appears that the solar dynamo continues to slumber, perhaps even winding down further. There is a long term correlation between low sunspot activity and cooling.
Warmer Oceans Would Fuel More Thunderstorms
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, weather, science, oceans, globalwarming, globalwarming, climatechange, climate )

- 1940 days ago -
Inhabitants of the tropics can expect to see more severe storms if sea-surface temperatures in the region continue to rise as Earth's climate changes.
Hansen to Obama: Support a Carbon Tax
Environment  (tags: Carbon tax, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, energy, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, green, greenhousegases, protection, science, Sustainabililty, weather )

- 1946 days ago -
Eminent climatologist James Hansen will urge U.S. President-elect Barack Obama to support a carbon tax, in a letter to be sent this week, Hansen said.
Huge Mountains Around The World
Environment  (tags: climate, energy, nature, weather, science, world )

- 1952 days ago -
Fog obscures the summit of Malaysia's Mount Kinabalu, a 13,455-foot (4,101-meter) peak in northwestern East Malaysia. Formerly known as St. Peter's Mount, Kinabalu is the highest mountain in the Malay Archipelago.
Accelerated Melting Of Continental Icepacks Is Major Reason For Rise In Sea Level
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, globalwarming, globalwarming, oceans, research, science )

- 1964 days ago -
Accelerated melting of continental icepacks is the major reason for the rise in sea level over the 2003 to 2008 period, something which has minimized the effect of thermal expansion of seawater.
Take Action: Act Now: Urge the EPA to Limit Global Warming Pollution
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, globalwarming, GoodNews, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, oceans, science, weather, wildlife, world )

- 1981 days ago -
The new Administration should move quickly after January 20 to do what is necessary to get strong greenhouse gas regulations in force during 2009.
Amyris Biotechnologies - The Environment -
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, climatechange, conservation, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, goodnews, protection, research, science, weather, world )

- 1984 days ago -
We're entering a new age of science - one no longer dominated by chemistry, but by biology. Amyris is one of the companies driving this change, via the emerging science of synthetic biology.
Ocean Acidification
Environment  (tags: conservation, energy, globalwarming, habitat, oceans, nature, humans, research, science, water, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, animals, climate, climate-change, CO2emissions )

- 1987 days ago -
When we spew carbon dioxide into our air, it eventually ends up in our oceans, too -- absorbed to the tune of about 22 million tons per day. This results in global warming's "evil twin": ocean acidification
Center for Biological Diversity Goes Climate Neutral
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, green, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, protection, research, science, weather, water, wildlife, world )

- 1987 days ago -
Increasing our awareness of the greenhouse gas consequences of our energy use, travel, and food and other choices is the first step towards reducing our own emissions. Use our simple tool to calculate your own emissions.
The Ring of Brodgar
Environment  (tags: environment, nature, world, wildlife, research, science, green )

- 1989 days ago -
The Ring of Brodgar is located in the outskirts of Orkney, Scotland. One of the many rock circles across Britain, The Ring of Brodgar is the third largest of them all, with 27 stone monoliths ranging from 2.1 to a maximum of 4.1 meters in height.
StopGlobalWarming.Org: 2 Greenhouse Gases on the Rise Worry Scientists
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, ecosystems, energy, environment, globalwarming, goodnews, greenhousegases, habitat, humans, nature, oceans, protection, research, science, water, trees, world, wildlife )

- 1990 days ago -
Still, methane and the potential of future increases is a worry, Weiss and others say. Its recent increase coincides with anecdotal evidence of more methane being released in the shallow parts of the Arctic Ocean. A scientific survey in late ...

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