Environment News

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 00:00
New research indicates the impact of rising CO2 levels in the Earth’s atmosphere will cause unstoppable effects to the climate for at least the next 1000 years, causing researchers to estimate a colla
Monday, January 10, 2011 - 00:00
The current La Nina in the Pacific Ocean, one of the strongest in the past 50 years, continues to exert a powerful influence on weather around the world, affecting rainfall and temperatures in varying
Wednesday, December 29, 2010 - 00:00
Ordinary drinking glasses and atmospheric dust particles break apart in similar patterns. Microscopic particles of dust can break apart in patterns that are similar to the fragment patterns of broken
Thursday, December 23, 2010 - 00:00
New results indicate potential to reduce certain greenhouse gas emissions from oceans to atmosphere.
Thursday, December 23, 2010 - 00:00
NASA and the National Science Foundation launched a scientific balloon on Monday, December 20, Eastern Standard time, to study the effects of cosmic rays on Earth. It was the first of five scientific
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 - 00:00
Extensive inventory forms basis for legislation governing when trees in the Brazilian rainforests can be logged