Environment News

Monday, August 9, 2010 - 23:00
an enormous chunk of ice, roughly 97 square miles (251 square kilometers) in size, broke off the Petermann Glacier, along the northwestern coast of Greenland. The Canadian Ice Service detected
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 - 23:00
Mixing of two types of magma key to understanding volcano is the key to the historic eruptions of Mount Hood, Oregon's tallest mountain, and that eruptions in short time, weeks or months, after mixing
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 - 23:00
Lightning's connection to hurricane intensification has eluded researchers for decades, and for a riveting 40 days this summer, NASA lightning researchers will peer inside storms in a way they never
Tuesday, August 3, 2010 - 23:00

An international science team involving the University of Colorado at Boulder that is working on the North Greenland Eemian Ice Drilling project hit bedrock July 27 after two summers of work, drilling

Tuesday, August 3, 2010 - 23:00
Analysis shows that, contrary to some claims, proposed legislation to limit carbon emissions would not disadvantage those with lower incomes.
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 - 23:00
Soot from the burning of fossil fuels and solid biofuels contributes far more to global warming than has been thought, according to a new Stanford study. But, unlike carbon dioxide, soot lingers only