Category: climatechange

Heat and drought led to the largest recorded spike in carbon levels

Heat and drought led to the largest recorded spike in carbon levels
In 2015 and 2016, NASA's Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) satellite recorded spikes in the levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration.
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Trump’s NASA nominee is willing to study climate change… on Mars

Trump's NASA nominee is willing to study climate change... on Mars
Good news: NASA's administrator nominee is fine with studying climate change! Just not Earth's climate change. In answers to a
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Tanker’s speedy Arctic crossing is bad news for the planet

Tanker's speedy Arctic crossing is bad news for the planet
Normally, smashing a transportation record is something to celebrate. This time, however, it's not necessarily worth cheering. Sovcomflot's liquefied natural
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EPA will no longer sponsor the annual climate leadership awards

EPA will no longer sponsor the annual climate leadership awards
It's no secret that Scott Pruitt is a climate change skeptic, and the Environmental Protection Agency has been undoing Obama-era
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California continues to lead the US in renewable energy

California continues to lead the US in renewable energy
In 2006, California adopted aggressive legislation aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions and boosting renewable energy production throughout the state.
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Sea lions are getting sick from toxic algae blooms

Sea lions are getting sick from toxic algae blooms
Sea lions off of the coast of California are getting very sick and it's because of increased blooms of toxic
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Study finds massive volcano range hidden in Antarctica’s ice

Study finds massive volcano range hidden in Antarctica's ice
A new study claims to have found a huge expanse of volcanoes lurking beneath the ice in Antarctica. Scientists unearthed
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