global warming

Airplane Contrails are Contributing to Global Warming Too

To the scientifically uninitiated, it might seem like a frivolous idea: That those slight, wispy clouds that trail behind jet…

4 years ago

A Rapid Rise in Temperature Led to the Worst Extinction in our Planet’s History

Everyone knows about the extinction of the dinosaurs. A cataclysmic asteroid strike about 66 million years ago (mya) caused the…

4 years ago

Does Climate Change Explain Why We Don’t See Any Aliens Out There?

Addressing the Fermi Paradox, a team of researchers recently conducted a study predicts whether or not Climate Change may be…

5 years ago

German ‘Largest Artificial Sun’ To Generate Climate Friendly Fuel

Synlight, the world's largest artificial Sun, will help German researchers extract hydrogen fuel from water using solar energy.

6 years ago

It Might Be Possible to Refreeze the Icecaps to Slow Global Warming

According to a new study from the School of Earth and Space Exploration, it may be possible to refreeze the…

6 years ago

Here’s an Aerial View of a Massive Iceberg Shearing away from Antarctica

Members of the British Antarctic Survey shot a video of the wide crack in the Antarctic Larsen Ice Sheet, which…

6 years ago

NASA: 2016 Was the Warmest Year on Record… Again!

According to independent analyses by NASA and the NOAA, 2016 was the warmest year on record, making it the 16th…

6 years ago

‘Global Warming Hiatus’ Not Good News For Planet Earth

The slowdown in the rise of the global mean surface temperature between 1998 and 2013 wasn't a slowdown at all.…

6 years ago

What if Earth Stopped Orbiting the Sun?

What if the Earth just stopped dead in its tracks while orbiting the Sun? It would plummet straight down of…

7 years ago

What Causes Air Pollution?

Air pollution is a major issue facing us Earthlings, and knowing its causes (both natural and man-made) is a key…

7 years ago