climate change

US Government Joins the Trillion Tree Initiative

Posted in Science on 22nd Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

There were once six trillion trees on the planet, now there are only three trillion and we’re still losing ten billion trees per year. That leads to a changing climate, a shrinking habitat for wildlife, and harder lives for billions of people. The scale of the problem calls for radical action.

Saving the ozone layer drastically reduced climate change effects

Posted in Science on 9th Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

A new study estimates that the international pledge to save the ozone layer has lessened the effects of climate change

The 5 most groundbreaking scientific achievements of the decade

Posted in Featured, Science on 1st Dec, 2019
by Alex Muller

The world has seen some pretty major scientific achievements in the last 10 years, as discoveries and developments decades in the making were finally realized.

Recent climate change trends 'unprecedented' in the last 2,000 years

Posted in Science on 24th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

Natural variation in the Earth's climate can not be responsible for the current extreme increase in warming.

Pilot plant demonstrates low-cost conversion of CO2 into fuel

Posted in Business, Science on 12th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

After running a pilot plant for three years, Canadian company Carbon Engineering (CE) has broken down the costs of an air capture system and shown it can be done much more cost-effectively than previously thought.