Great Article by sallyridescience.ucsd.edu explaining Cynthia's Sedna trip to the Arctic.
For generations, Texas has been a steady producer of fossil fuels like coal and crude oil. Now professors at Houston's Rice University say that the state is uniquely positioned to shift entirely toward solar and wind energy.
A huge pack of floating ice along the northern Greenland coastline is breaking up and drifting apart into the Arctic Ocean — another consequence, scientists say, of global warming caused by the buildup of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.
At least half of the world’s killer whale populations are doomed to extinction due to toxic and persistent pollution of the oceans, according to a major new study.
Greenland poet Aka Niviana’s way of life is disappearing as her country thaws, while the subsequent meltwater threatens Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner and her fellow Marshall Islanders thousands of miles away. Their joint trip to the melting glaciers inspired a climate call to arms
Pods commonly hunt in family or related groups, and they typically grow to about a few dozen, or maybe even a hundred
Over the course of the next year, the device will undergo the ultimate tests and face some tough questions: Can technology prevail over nature?
It’s not enough to simply stop pumping carbon dioxide into the air to minimize the effects of global warming. We also need to start taking out some of the carbon dioxide we’ve already put there.