Scientific American: Energy & Sustainability
Watchdog Group: U.S. Electric Industry Knew of Climate Threat Decades Ago
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:15:00 GMT
Documents reportedly show warnings made in 1968 of “catastrophic effects” from fossil fuel carbon emissions

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The World May Have Less Time to Address Climate Change Than Scientists Thought
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:30:00 GMT
A new global temperature baseline casts doubt on humanity's ability to meet the Paris target

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Are You Afraid of Sharks? Don't Be
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Blacktip shark (carcharhinus melanopterus).
Scientists Can See Zika Coming by Tracking the Climate
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 14:30:00 GMT
High temperatures help mosquitos and the virus reproduce; rain has less effect than thought

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Iceland Drilling Project Aims to Unearth How Islands Form
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:15:00 GMT
Scientists will look into the heart of Surtsey, an island created 50 years ago by a volcanic eruption

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Make America Wait Again: Trump Tries to Delay Regulations out of Existence
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:45:00 GMT
The White House has been postponing environmental rules as it tries to undercut them, a Scientific American analysis shows. But a new court decision weakens that strategy

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A Beach Town's Dilemma: Protect Homes or Save the Shore?
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:45:00 GMT
Del Mar's walkable beach could vanish completely by 2050

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Surprising Scientists, 2017 Could Be among Hottest on Record
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:15:00 GMT
This year is on track to be the second-warmest year on record, behind 2016. Pictured here are mean temperatures in February. It was the second-warmest February on record.
The Larsen C Iceberg Is Already Cracking Up
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:15:00 GMT
Satellite image of a long crack in the Larsen C ice shelf, taken on March 8, 2017, by the Operational Land Imager on the NASA/USGS Landsat 8 spacecraft.
Watch a Wolf Pup Vet Visit
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 21:15:00 GMT
These eight-week-old Mexican gray wolf puppies got a clean bill of health at their first vet checkup this week.

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The U.S. Is Not Ready to Clean Up an Arctic Oil Spill
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:00:00 GMT
No viable methods exist to clean up oil from ice and drilling would occur in incredibly remote areas 

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Satellite Snafu Masked True Sea Level Rise for Decades
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Revised tallies confirm that the rate of sea level rise is accelerating as Earth warms and ice sheets thaw

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Too Sunny in Philadelphia? Satellites Zero In on Dangerous Urban Heat Islands
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:45:00 GMT
Satellite and socioeconomic data can pinpoint which of a city’s neighborhoods are most at risk during heat waves

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California Locales Sue Fossil Fuel Companies for Rising Seas
Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:00:00 GMT
The locales say that actions by oil, natural gas and coal companies intensified climate change

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Utilities Are Giving People Cash for Clean Cars
Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:00:00 GMT
Automakers, regulators, legislators and utilities are increasingly working together to boost sales of electric vehicles

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Old Records Help Resurrect Historic Quake
Fri, 14 Jul 2017 22:43:00 GMT
Century-old records found in Puerto Rico helped reconstruct the damage caused there by a magnitude 7.3 earthquake—and could help disaster experts plan for the next big one. Julia Rosen...

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5 Things to Know about the Trillion-Ton Iceberg
Thu, 13 Jul 2017 15:15:00 GMT
The rift along Larsen C, August 2016.
What Does the Antarctic Ice Shelf Break Really Mean?
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 19:15:00 GMT
A glaciologist explains that any link to climate change is far from straightforward

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Scores of U.S. Communities Face Frequent Flooding in 18 Years
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 15:15:00 GMT
Floodwater from the Mississippi River at Bonnet Carre Spillway, Louisiana.
Trillion-Ton Iceberg Breaks Off Antarctica
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:00:00 GMT
Larsen-C Ice Shelf crack as of March 3 2017.

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