Greenhouse emissions are being pumped into the atmosphere at a drastically higher rate than in the past. Continue reading →
Coal miners have been digging what German environmentalists decry as 'Europe's biggest hole' at Hambach in the Lower Rhine basin. It covers 50 square miles. Continue reading →
A visualization by NOAA drives home the amount of damage that humans are doing to the world's oceans. Continue reading →
Contrails trap solar energy and contribute to climate change. But that effect could be lessened by rerouting the planes, scientists say. Continue reading →
A vast mountain range on the supercontinent Pangea caused a massive drop in atmospheric CO2.
The average level of CO2 in the atmosphere hits an unwelcome milestone.
Carbon dioxide emissions hit a record high in 2012, but could have been even higher, according to a new report. The increase in emissions was only 1.1 percent in 2012, compared to an average 2.9 percent over the past decade. Continue reading →
At 400 parts per million, we are far beyond what's natural or even what's been seen since humans evolved. Continue reading →
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