climate

Advanced Laser to Measure Changing Ice

Posted in Featured, Science on 27th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

NASA will launch into space the most advanced laser instrument of its kind, to measure changes in the height of polar ice.

Machine learning may be a game-changer for climate prediction

Posted in Breakthrough Stories, Featured, Science on 21st Jun, 2018
by Alex Muller

Predictions of global warming in response to increased greenhouse gas are essential for policy-makers.

Climate change: Michael Bloomberg pledges $4.5m for Paris deal

Posted in Business on 23rd Apr, 2018
by Alex Muller

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he will pay $4.5m to cover some of the lapsed US commitment to the Paris climate accord.

Big increase in Antarctic snowfall

Posted in Science on 9th Apr, 2018
by Alex Muller

The effect of the extra snow locked up in Antarctica is to slightly slow a general trend in global sea-level rise.

How Microsoft Is Using Artificial Intelligence To Fight Climate Change

Posted in Science on 7th Apr, 2018
by Alex Muller

Today, climate change, loss of biodiversity, water woes, and food sustainability are among the most pressing global issues.