News - 23 Oct 2019
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66 million years ago life on Earth was devastated by a cataclysmic mass-extinction event after an asteroid some 6 miles wide smashed into the...
News - 1 Oct 2019
At any moment in Delhi, India, a resident might start their car, releasing exhaust that floats into the atmosphere. In northwest India, a farmer might set fire to his field after the wheat harvest to...
News - 27 Sep 2019
Greenhouse gas emissions cause a warming effect on the climate, while small airborne particles in the atmosphere serve as a cooling mechanism.
However, in a new study from Lund University in...
News - 26 Sep 2019
Governments that impose taxes on carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions can benefit from a cleaner, more climate-friendly environment and a revenue stream that can be tapped to lower other...
News - 17 Sep 2019
MIT researchers find a way to eliminate carbon emissions from cement production — a major global source of greenhouse gases.
It's well known that the production of cement — the...
News - 10 Sep 2019
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Climate change is happening and whether we declare this a climate emergency or climate crisis the fact remains, something needs to be...
News - 29 Jul 2019
According to a study carried out by the University of Colorado at Boulder and Drexel University, the health and financial well-being of the Rocky Mountain region could be improved by imposing fees on...
News - 16 Jul 2019
Starting in January 2020, ship exhaust gases will only be permitted to have a sulphur content of 0.5 percent. Consequently, the maritime industry is working on innovative solutions to further reduce...
News - 10 Jun 2019
Natural gas flowing through pipelines from wells to stovetops is susceptible to leakage, endangering the safety and health of humans as well as the planet’s health.
In the last decade,...
News - 10 Jun 2019
The problem of cleaning up toxic polyfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) pollution – commonly used in non-stick and protective coatings, lubricants and aviation fire-fighting foams – has...