climate

Global warming fueled record temperatures in 2016

Posted in Science on 13th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

(NOAA) confirms that 2016 was the third consecutive year of record global heat.

Sea Level Rise Is Speeding Up in Parts of the Southeastern U.S.

Posted in Science on 12th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

A combination of natural factors has driven the rise, but climate change has exacerbated the problem.

Extreme weather 'could kill up to 152,000 a year' in Europe by 2100

Posted in Science on 6th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

Extreme weather could kill up to 152,000 people yearly in Europe by 2100 if nothing is done to curb the effects of climate change, scientists say.

Methane-eating Bacteria Could Be Curbing Global Warming

Posted in Science on 5th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

Bacteria that eat methane, a greenhouse gas, have been discovered in an Antarctic lake that has been isolated from the atmosphere for thousands of years.

Data Shows Summers are Now Either 'Hot' or 'Extremely Hot' Compared to 50 Years Ago

Posted in Science on 1st Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

New data by a former NASA climate science demonstrates exactly how the planet's temperatures have risen in the last few decades.