Yes, Britain Really Did Just Issue a Terror Warning for Antarctica – The Drive

 Earth News  Comments Off on Yes, Britain Really Did Just Issue a Terror Warning for Antarctica – The Drive
May 172017
 

The Drive

Yes, Britain Really Did Just Issue a Terror Warning for Antarctica
The Drive
For those who have probably never heard of it, this is a 660,000 square mile slice of Antarctica that the United Kingdom first claimed in 1908, which has two permanent research stations and an average population of around 250 people. Winter

antarctica – read more

Extreme weather just might encourage us to get our act together on global warming – Phys.Org

 Earth News  Comments Off on Extreme weather just might encourage us to get our act together on global warming – Phys.Org
May 102017
 

Phys.Org

Extreme weather just might encourage us to get our act together on global warming
Phys.Org
But what if extreme weather events could be attributed to human-induced climate change with confidence? The emerging area of "extreme event attribution" allows us to pose such a question. New research by Noah Diffenbaugh and colleagues at Stanford …

and more »

extreme weather – read more

That giant crack in Antarctica just keeps getting bigger – Popular Science

 Earth News  Comments Off on That giant crack in Antarctica just keeps getting bigger – Popular Science
Feb 232017
 

Popular Science

That giant crack in Antarctica just keeps getting bigger
Popular Science
A crack along an Antarctic glacier has grown roughly 30 miles in a matter of months, leaving NASA researchers to believe that the resulting iceberg—known as Larsen C—may make it to the open ocean in as little as a weeks or months. The six miles added
Massive iceberg 'twice size of WALES' poised to break off Antarctica and increase sea levelMirror.co.uk
An Up-Close Look At A Delaware-Sized Iceberg About To Break From AntarcticaHuffington Post
Vast iceberg poised to break off AntarcticaCBS 8 San Diego
BBC News –The Sun –YouTube –British Antarctic Survey
all 57 news articles »

antarctica – read more

Earthquakes triggered by fracking, not just wastewater disposal, study finds

 Earth News  Comments Off on Earthquakes triggered by fracking, not just wastewater disposal, study finds
Nov 192016
 

Hydraulic fracturing drives earthquakes in western Canada, according to research published Thursday in Science. The results defy the often-touted belief that the disposal of wastewater is the sole source of man-made earthquakes with fossil fuel extraction …
fracking wastewater – BingNews

Obama Nails GOP — You Created The Monster, Donald Trump Just Branded It

 Earth News  Comments Off on Obama Nails GOP — You Created The Monster, Donald Trump Just Branded It
Oct 142016
 

obama-talking

Obama has long been excellent with words, but his comments seem to be getting more potent and more to the point as his second term draws to a close. He’s being blunt with the US public, and he’s finally highlighting very strongly how absurd the “Grand Old Party” (GOP) has been acting since he became [&hellip

Obama Nails GOP — You Created The Monster, Donald Trump Just Branded It was originally published on CleanTechnica.

To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.


CleanTechnica

Record ocean heat in N.J. just the latest extreme weather mark – NJ.com

 Earth News  Comments Off on Record ocean heat in N.J. just the latest extreme weather mark – NJ.com
Aug 152016
 

NJ.com

Record ocean heat in N.J. just the latest extreme weather mark
NJ.com
Through the past 121 years, when reliable data started being documented, New Jersey has had its fair share of extreme weather, from torrential rain storms to nasty blizzards. The most recent record set was Wednesday: the hottest ocean temperature ever …

extreme weather – read more

Antarctica Just Passed 400 ppm CO2 For First Time In 4 Million Years – Daily Caller

 Earth News  Comments Off on Antarctica Just Passed 400 ppm CO2 For First Time In 4 Million Years – Daily Caller
Jun 172016
 

Mother Jones

Antarctica Just Passed 400 ppm CO2 For First Time In 4 Million Years
Daily Caller
Researchers at NOAA report that as of May 23, Antarctica has officially become the latest, and last place on Earth to pass the vaunted global warming threshold of 400 ppm. “The far southern hemisphere was the last place on earth where CO2 had not yet …
Antarctica's CO2 Levels Are Now the Highest in 4 Million YearsMother Jones
Antarctica's CO2 Level Tops 400 PPM for First Time in Perhaps 4 Million YearsBillMoyers.com
Antarctica Reaches Symbolic Carbon Dioxide LevelVoice of America
Grist –Popular Science
all 39 news articles »

antarctica – read more

These elephant seals just taught scientists why Antarctica is melting so fast – Washington Post

 Earth News  Comments Off on These elephant seals just taught scientists why Antarctica is melting so fast – Washington Post
Jun 082016
 

Washington Post

These elephant seals just taught scientists why Antarctica is melting so fast
Washington Post
Scientists know Antarctica is melting, and they're pretty confident that for the most part, the heat isn't coming from above — but rather, from below. The culprit is believed to be something called “Circumpolar Deep Water,” which, in the upside-down
The puzzle of Antarctica's long-term ice lossClimate Home

all 2 news articles »

antarctica – read more

VIDEO: Antarctica’s Casey station just received its first midwinter airdrop – Business Insider Australia

 Earth News  Comments Off on VIDEO: Antarctica’s Casey station just received its first midwinter airdrop – Business Insider Australia
Jun 072016
 

Business Insider Australia

VIDEO: Antarctica's Casey station just received its first midwinter airdrop
Business Insider Australia
Australia has successfully completed the first midwinter supply airdrop to Casey research station in Antarctica. Until now, access to Australia's Antarctic stations has been limited to the summer months between October and March. A RAAF C-17A

antarctica – read more

Time-Lapse Shows 100-Meter Wind Turbine Going Up In Just One Minute

 Earth News  Comments Off on Time-Lapse Shows 100-Meter Wind Turbine Going Up In Just One Minute
May 252016
 

ecotricity-windmill

For wind energy boosters and construction enthusiasts alike, this time-lapse video of a 100-meter high wind turbine being installed at the headquarters of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is a fascinating look at one of the marvels of modern engineering. The wind turbine, which was financed and installed by Ecotricity, a [&hellip

Time-Lapse Shows 100-Meter Wind Turbine Going Up In Just One Minute was originally published on CleanTechnica.

To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.


CleanTechnica