These are rivers of meltwater forming on the Greenland ice sheet and flowing toward the sea.Credit: Dirk van As, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS), Copenhagen, Denmark. The Greenland ice sheet has traditionally been..
Scientists have found an abrupt change about 6,000 years ago in how terrestrial plant and animal species coexisted, right about the time human populations were ballooning and agriculture was spreading around the world. The findings..
A new report from the World Bank predicts 100 million more people will be living below the poverty line by 2030 due to impacts of climate change. There are 702 million people living in poverty today…
Our planet Earth is so lovely place with awesome nature and the most impressive natural creation. We love all the majestic natural creations and it is our duty to treat the natural world with love and respect, and..
Above underwater video shot by a diver reveals the moment a cruise ship’s anchor caused ‘significant’ damage to a portion of coral reef in the Caribbean.Coral reefs, which are already in danger from climate change, are..
Singapore will soon embark on one of the most ambitious rails-to-trails project in the world. The country’s Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) recently selected Nikken Sekkei‘s proposal to redevelop a 24-kilometer (15 miles) disused rail corridor into a multipurpose..
Global fossil-fuel emissions, like the CO2 emitted from the natural-gas flare at this North Dakota oil well, could show a decline this year, says a Stanford-led Global Carbon Project report.Credit: Rob Jackson, Stanford University Annual..
Climate change is likely to have far-reaching impacts on food security throughout the world, especially for the poor and those living in tropical regions, according to a new international report that includes three co-authors from..
After a decade of rapid growth in global CO₂ emissions, which increased at an average annual rate of 4%, much smaller increases were registered in 2012 (0.8%), 2013 (1.5%) and 2014 (0.5%). In 2014, when..
100’s of elementary school students gathered at the University of California Botanical Garden on Tuesday — surrounded by towering redwoods dappled in afternoon sun — to listen to some wise words from renowned primatologist and ethologist Jane Goodall. Goodall..