Is dilution really the solution to pollution—especially when it’s nuclear waste that can stay radioactive for 100,000 years? A four-member expert group told a federal...
Only with Political Will Can We Avoid the Worst of Climate Change
It’s fitting that the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report was released during Earth Month. After all, the third chapter of its Fifth Assessment... Read more
Industrial-Era Climate Change Not Due to Natural Causes, Study Finds
A new study of temperature data from 1500 to 2004 appears to have cemented the impact of the industrial era on earth’s climate using historic... Read more
UN Climate Report Balances Science and Politics
BERLIN— After racing against the clock in an all-night session, the U.N.’s expert panel on climate change was putting the final touches Saturday on a... Read more
New Air Pollution Tracker Created by Weber State Students
OGDEN, Utah— Students at Weber State University say they’ve found a new and improved way to track air pollution. Instead of getting data from fixed... Read more
Impact of Global Warming Could Spiral ‘Out of Control,’ Warns UN Report
YOKOHAMA, Japan — If the world doesn’t cut pollution of heat-trapping gases, the already noticeable harms of global warming could spiral “out of control,” the head... Read more
Yellowstone Volcano Eruption in 2014? Are Animals Fleeing Park As ‘An Alert’?
A number of bloggers are posting videos that show bison and other animals allegedly leaving Yellowstone National Park, prompting theories that as earthquakes ramp up... Read more
Global Warming Alert: Scientists Warn Climate Change Is Big Risk for People
If you think of climate change as a hazard for some far-off polar bears years from now, you’re mistaken. That’s the message from top climate... Read more