Doomsday clock video Interesting as a history lesson. The animation moves rapidly. I advise you to pause it frequently and read the onscreen text to see the state of the mind of the editorial board of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists [who set the clock] as it evolves through the years. Climate change only […]
Climate change is rapidly warming the world’s oceans, killing off aquatic organisms — like coral reefs and kelp forests — that anchor entire ecosystems. The warmer waters also cause sea levels to rise and make extreme weather events like hurricanes more destructive. If scientists can more accurately measure the speed at which oceans are warming, they can better […]
The IPCC report was the strongest yet http://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar5/ But even so, there was worse news yet to come! http://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar5/
A new superior resolution map of Antarctica has become available The photo is the Larsen ice shelf.
Helen; Katrina; Harvey: Where do hurricane names come from? Find out …