climate change


The $128 million dollar supercomputer

Oct 28, 2014
What does it look like and how is it changing the way we model climate change.
Posted In: supercomputer, climate change, weather

Salmon runs hit records, even as drought threatens future

Oct 22, 2014
Salmon are returning to the Columbia River at levels not seen in nearly a century.
Posted In: salmon, fishing industry, climate change, Food

A surprising contributor to climate change: concrete

Oct 21, 2014
Making cement and concrete produces a ton of CO2, but there might be a better way.
Posted In: climate change, carbon dioxide, Environment
The 14 week old polar bear twins play with their mother in their enclosure during the first outside excursion in the zoo in Munich Hellabrunn, southern Germany, on March 19, 2014.

Why the Pentagon is preparing for climate change

Oct 13, 2014
The Pentagon sees climate change ratcheting tensions in already problematic regions.
Posted In: climate change, Pentagon, alternative energy

Weekend Brunch: The NFL's future, changing the climate and whither Olive Garden?

Sep 26, 2014
Joe Weisenthal from Business Insider and FT’s Shannon Bond chat about the week’s news. Click play above to hear them break down the NFL in pop culture and the market effects of climate change.
Posted In: brunch, NFL, Sports, climate change, Olive Garden, restaurants, unlimited breadsticks
"North Dakota Flaring of Gas" by Joshua Doubek - via Wikimedia

Oil companies and environmental non-profits team up

Sep 23, 2014
A partnership to cut emissions of methane—a potent greenhouse gas—in drilling.
Posted In: climate change, NGOs, air pollution

A big week to come in climate change policy

Sep 22, 2014
There's more to just environmental concerns to climate change policy.
Posted In: climate change, climate, divestment

March in New York calls for action on climate change

Sep 22, 2014
Hundreds of thousands march ahead of UN climate summit.
Posted In: climate change, global climate change, protests
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Fighting global warming doesn't have to break the bank

Sep 16, 2014
A report says the world is going to spend trillions on infrastructure either way.
Posted In: climate change, global warming, conservation, infrastructure

Climate change could be good for those who sell seeds

Jun 25, 2014
Climate change is likely to affect farmers more than corporations like Monsanto.
Posted In: global warming, climate change, Agriculture