President-elect Donald Trump is planning to withdraw from the Paris Global Warming Agreement that was signed a year ago. Trump believes that “nobody really knows” if climate change is real. His statements have caused furor especially with French President Francois Holland.
NASA will take on a new groundbreaking Earth science mission: the Geostationary Carbon Cycle Observatory (GeoCARB), a press release by NASA announced last December 7.
The mystery behind Greenland’s icy history, where it was ice-free for 280,000 years, could help in research for climate change survival. However, mapping the history of the ice growth and shrinkage proves to be a remarkably difficult task. While researchers are digging deeper into the past, the ice narrative is becoming even more tangled.
Al Gore met with President-elect Donald Trump regarding climate change, an event that has given environmentalists, scientists, and experts hope regarding the threats to the environment of the upcoming U.S. administration. Although it has not been detailed what specific matters were discussed, the former vice president said that it was an "extremely interesting conversation."
Climate change is a hoax -- this is the fundamental truth that "deniers" insist. Despite obvious environmental side effects, climate change is still not a concern for a number of people, and these people are not only increasing in number but believed to be gaining influence as well. The polarization of people's views regarding climate change is now on its biggest rift ever.
Different vertebrate species in the eastern United States have responded to the effects of climate change over the last 500,000 years differently.
Experts claim that green energy policies, particularly in Europe, may not only be meaningless but could even lead to further disaster. As Europe and other countries in the world rely more strongly in biofuels, many scientists and experts actually claim that there are chances that it could contribute more to emissions.
The European Space Agency’s (ESA) CryoSat satellite found that the growth of Arctic sea ice is lower than expected – the lowest volume of any November.
Future climate could exacerbate hourly precipitation, driving up to 180 percent increase of extreme summer rainfall in some parts of the United States by 2100.
A massive rift in the Antarctica has been spotted by NASA, but the troubling details about the rift is causing the agency to worry. The ice shelf in Larsen C that is close to breaking off is as big as the size of Delaware.
Bernie Sanders responded to House Science Committee's tweet about misleading article.
Pope Francis urged world leaders to push for the Paris Climate Change Pact, a plea that defies U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s call to end the battle of the U.S. against climate change.
Scientists have broken the stereotype that winter is an off-season for lake plants, animals, and algae. Freshwater systems around the planet are incredibly active and much more complex, especially in recent times since climate change is warming lakes around the planet.
A new study revealed that over 50 trillion kilograms of carbon could be released into the atmosphere from the soil by mid-century if no moves to mitigate climate change are successful.
With only a few weeks left before the Obama administration finally ends and the new president-elect takes his seat, Donald Trump is reportedly already choosing and appointing his cabinet members and advisers. Known to have controversial views regarding many scientific issues, Trump was strongly urged by the scientific community to hire a competent, respected, and trusted science and technology adviser.