News - 26 May 2022
Hundreds of millions of acres of land are now being abandoned throughout the world as a result of “rural outmigration,” or people moving to urban areas.
Without incentives for...
News - 24 May 2022
The world is currently transitioning to an endurable energy economy in the hopes of dealing with the current energy and climate crisis, and concentrated solar power (CSP) plants are becoming...
News - 13 May 2022
Declaring this the "decisive decade" for climate action, Cornell launched The 2030 Project: A Climate Initiative, which will mobilize world-class faculty to develop and accelerate...
News - 12 May 2022
Working outdoors during phases of extreme heat can result in heat stress, discomfort, or heat illnesses—all growing issues for people who reside and work in Southwestern cities in the...
News - 9 May 2022
A new study has shown that farmlands present throughout Europe are possibly considered the greatest global reservoir of microplastics as a result of the high concentrations found in fertilizers that...
News - 29 Apr 2022
As continuous warming occurs in the Earth’s climate, scientists forecast wild animals will be compelled to shift their habitat, probably to areas with large human populations. This considerably...
News - 25 Apr 2022
A nature-inspired wax-coated sand has been developed to help improve the production of food in the desert because freshwater resources are depleting.
Using a highly hydrophobic layer of sand as a...
News - 18 Apr 2022
According to a study performed by a climate scientist at Washington University in St. Louis, records obtained from past plant life tell the real story of global temperatures.
News - 15 Apr 2022
A new study indicates that the biggest peatlands in the Amazon rainforest, which maintain an immense and concentrated amount of carbon, fall under the increasing threat of modifying land use.
News - 12 Apr 2022
MIT today announced the five flagship projects selected in its first-ever Climate Grand Challenges competition. These multiyear projects will define a dynamic research agenda focused on unraveling...