pollution

CO2 emissions threaten ocean crisis

Posted in Science on 4th Jul, 2015
by Alex Muller

Scientists have warned that marine life will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions are drastically cut.

Earth 'entering new extinction phase' says US study

Posted in Science on 20th Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

The report, led by the universities of Stanford, Princeton and Berkeley, said vertebrates were disappearing at a rate 114 times faster than normal.

US scientists: Global warming pause 'no longer valid'

Posted in Science on 9th Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

US researchers say new evidence casts doubt on the idea that global warming has "slowed" in recent years.

The world's first ocean cleaning system will be deployed in 2016

Posted in Science on 29th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

There are five gigantic patches of swirling plastic throughout the Earth's oceans, known as gyres.

How Arctic ozone hole was avoided by Montreal Protocol

Posted in Science on 27th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

The Antarctic ozone hole would have been 40% bigger by now if ozone-depleting chemicals had not been banned in the 1980s, according to research.