Environment News

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 - 23:00
Pyrocumulonimbus is the fire-breathing dragon of clouds. A cumulonimbus without the pyre part is imposing enough, a massive, anvil-shaped tower of power reaching five miles (8 km) high, hurling th
Thursday, October 14, 2010 - 23:00
Scientists identified non-condensing greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, ozone, and chlorofluorocarbons as providing the core support for the terrestrial greenhouse
Monday, October 11, 2010 - 23:00
Changes in population, including aging and urbanization, could affect global carbon dioxide emissions
Friday, October 8, 2010 - 23:00
In recent decades documented biological changes in the far Northern Hemisphere have been attributed to global warming, changes from species extinctions to shifting geographic ranges. Such changes were
Thursday, October 7, 2010 - 23:00
Resulting ecological damage is serious, but could be reduced by wider use of more sustainable, time-honored practices
Thursday, October 7, 2010 - 23:00
A collaborative, six-year study of carbon dioxide (CO2) levels in Beijing and surrounding provinces suggests that combustion efficiency, a component of overall energy efficiency, is improving in the