Earth

NASA unveils bold new plan to protect Earth from asteroids

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

NASA unveiled its plan to protect Earth, outlining five goals, including enhanced detection and improved modelling.

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.

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.

More sea-level rise for each delay in peaking emissions

Posted in Featured, Science on 21st Feb, 2018
by Alex Muller

Peaking global CO2 emissions as soon as possible is crucial for limiting the risks of sea-level rise.