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Bringing Back the Night: A Fight Against Light Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, light pollution, wildlife, healthconditions, protection, environment, humans, ecosystems, animals, nature, technology, sustainable, society, green, environment, eco-friendly )

- 765 days ago -
As evidence mounts that excessive use of light is harming wildlife and adversely affecting human health, new initiatives in France and elsewhere are seeking to turn down the lights that flood an ever-growing part of the planet.
KENYA: Floating Plastic, Papyrus Islands May Help Restore Lake Naivasha
Environment  (tags: technology, green, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, protection, nature, GoodNews, government, green, world )

- 1105 days ago -
Plans are being implemented to plant papyrus on floating plastic islands which will help protect the ecosystem of a prominent water source known as Lake Naivasha in Kenya.
Environment  (tags: pollution, wildlife, Sustainabililty, technology, garbage patch, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans )

- 1207 days ago -
Although 3.5 million tons of garbage are floating in the North Pacific, most of it is hard to track down. Could satellites help spot this elusive yet lethal garbage patch?
Greenpeace Gives Amazon.Com F In "How Green Is Your Cloud" Report
Environment  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, interesting, technology, research )

- 1262 days ago -
Greenpeace published its "How Green Is Your Cloud?" report this week, giving a failing grade for not being transparent enough about its cloud infrastructure and its lack of clean energy.
Africa to Generate More E-Waste Than Europe By 2017
Environment  (tags: e-waste, world, pollution, technology, environment, destruction, humans )

- 1297 days ago -
Better known as a dumping ground for used electronic goods from developed countries, Africa is set to outstrip Europe in the volumes of e-waste it generates within five years, experts said Thursday.
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, ecosystems, technology, agriculture, climate change and agriculture, destruction, environment, weather, globalwarming, humans, habitat )

- 1403 days ago -
In African pastoralist communities, mobile phones are crucial for alerting communities to droughts and reducing food insecurity.
NASA's NPP Environmental Mission Acquires 1st VIIRS HD Image
Environment  (tags: npp, npoess, viirs, nasa, space, satellite, data, study, environment, climate, climate-change, global-warming, world, news, science, tech, technology, weather, u.s., america, computers, interesting, research )

- 1408 days ago -
Climate Change Study -- This visible infrared high-resolution image is of a swatch of Eastern North America. More intense data is expected to arrive in mid-December.
Navigating Black Friday With Your Android Smartphone
Environment  (tags: technology, gadgets )

- 1412 days ago -
Black Friday is nearly upon us. It's the one day in the year where you can find outrageous deals on cell phones, clothing, furniture, and just about anything else you'd ever want to buy. The prospect of the busiest shopping day of the year is intimidating
NOAA Annual Greenhouse Gas Index - Updated 2011
Environment  (tags: environment, CO2-emissions, greenhouse-gases, carbon-dioxide, methane, cfc, climate-change, global-warming, noaa, world, interesting, news, report, index, science, tech, technology, humans, study, forests, nature, pollution, research )

- 1421 days ago -
CO2 emissions still dominate the total radiative forcing of climate change, leading methane CH4, nitrous oxide NO2 and combined CFC release into Earth's upper atmosphere. Including an alarming report of an incredible 29% increase since 1990. See graphs...
Global Climate Change Evidence - Vital Signs Of Our Planet
Environment  (tags: world, climate, weather, climate-change, global-warming, u.s., humans, interesting, science, tech, technology, environment, nasa, co2, destruction, society, health, emissions, energy, oceans, nature, research, conservation )

- 1432 days ago -
New findings are producing a compelling case for rapid climate shifts occurring around the world and as we enter still further into these uncharted environmental conditions, then so shall we too be faced with many uncertain and dangerous ramifications.
Climatequake: Will Climate Change/Global Warming Rock Our Planet???
Environment  (tags: environment, earth, climate, climate-change, global-warming, world, weather, science, tech, scientists, technology, discovery, warning, alert, news, ecosystems, earthquake, volcano, tsunami, interesting, geology, sea-level-rise, glaciers, ice-melt )

- 1458 days ago -
New evidence suggests the Earth's crust will heave and bend as glaciers continue to melt around the world, which in turn could unleash massive earthquakes, volcanoes and tsunamis crashing upon our land-mass living terrain. -- Must register and validate.
Hothouse Earth
Environment  (tags: environment, global-warming, climate, climate-change, weather, news, interesting, humans, wildlife, animals, eco-systems, world, science, tech, technology, space, carbon, atmosphere, Earth, destruction, endangered, nature, oceans )

- 1468 days ago -
56 million years ago a mysterious surge of carbon entering the atmosphere sent global temperatures soaring and in a geologic eye-blink all life on Earth was forever changed.
Deep Sea Fish In Deep Ocean Trouble!
Environment  (tags: oceans, fish, wildlife, ecosystems, sustainability, environment, science, tech, technology, deep-sea-fishing, scientists, warning, interesting, protection, news, commercial-fishing, activism, nature, world, conservation )

- 1485 days ago -
A team of leading marine scientists from around the world are seriously recommending an end to most commercial deep sea fishing, because the world's largest ecosystem is unable to reproduce on human time scales. Deep ocean time can be centuries!
Antarctic Ice Melts In Motion - Map & NASA Animation
Environment  (tags: antarctica, antarctic, south-seas, south-pole, ice-melt, climate-change, global-warming, environment, nasa, science, tech, technology, space, scientists, world, map, animation, news, interesting, oceans, sea-level-rise, climate, nature )

- 1500 days ago -
This new map and animation of current south polar ice-melt in motion provides access and traces a region that has been previously hard to see. Offering a new and powerful tool toward the study of polar dynamics in the south seas!
Brazil to Help African, Asian Countries in Satellite-Based Forest Monitoring
Environment  (tags: forests, science, technology, REDD< protection, world, trees, environment, ecosystems, conservation, GoodNews, government, habitat )

- 1762 days ago -
Brazil will provide technical assistance to help tropical countries improve their forest monitoring capabilities, according to an official with the South American country's satellite agency.

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