- Catastrophic Impacts of Climate ChangeA study by University College London (UCL) concludes we heave severely underestimated the health impacts of global warming. “The frequency and intensity of extreme weather events will dramatically increase.” “In essence, whether we respond to “the biggest global health threat of the 21st century” is no longer a technical or economic question — it is […]
- The Sixth Mass Extinction Is HereResearchers from several universities have released a study that concludes the Earth has entered into its sixth mass extinction. Rob Jordan author of the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment states, “There is no longer any doubt: We are entering a mass extinction that threatens humanity’s existence.” The onset of the extinction is due to […]
- General FusionNuclear fusion may be the only energy source that can save humankind from climate change. General Fusion is a British Columbia company that is working on an unlimited supply of green energy. “Fusion powers the sun, and harnessing fusion here on earth would transform the world’s energy supply. Fusion fuel is abundant and fusion is […]
- Catastrophic Impacts of Climate Change
- Announcement of U.S. Renewable Energy Goal a “Welcome Step” – EDFJune 30, 2015
- In U.S.-Brazil statement on climate change, Rousseff misses opportunity for international leadershipBy Steve SchwartzmanPresidents Obama and Rousseff deserve credit for putting climate change at the top of their bilateral agenda today. President Obama and President Rousseff announced June 30 that the U.S. and Brazil would increase collaboration on climate change. Above: Obama and Rousseff at a 2011 press conference. Photo: Roberto Stuckert Filho/PR via Flickr Public commitment to a strong Paris outcome from two major emitters […]
- A mixed bag: Comparing the preemption provisions of the House and Senate TSCA reform billsBy Richard DenisonRichard Denison, Ph.D., is a Lead Senior Scientist. There are some clear similarities, and some clear differences, between the preemption provisions of the TSCA Modernization Act of 2015 (H.R. 2576) and the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act (S. 697), the House and Senate TSCA reform bills. Without getting too […]
- Announcement of U.S. Renewable Energy Goal a “Welcome Step” – EDF
- May 2015 National OverviewPlease see May 2015 National Overview report for more information.
- May 2015 Global AnalysisPlease see May 2015 Global Analysis report for more information.
- May 2015 DroughtPlease note that the values presented in this report are based on preliminary data. They will change when the final data are processed, but will not be replaced on these pages.
- May 2015 National Overview
- NASA, NOAA invite social media to cover Jason-3 launchUpdated on June 29, 2015: The SpaceX Falcon 9 launch mishap of the unmanned rocket to resupply the International Space Station has impacted the projected launch date for the Jason-3 mission. While the incident review team looks into the cause of the mishap, NOAA and NASA are working with the European partners, France's Centre Nationale d'Etudes Spatiales (the French space agency) and EUMETSAT, the European […]
- NASA, NOAA invite social media to cover Jason-3 launch
- Canadian Wildfires Produce River of SmokeSmoke from fires in Canada streamed into the United States.
- Canadian Wildfires Produce River of Smoke
Tag Archives: why are frogs dying
By admin | Published: April 26, 2012
Blood Samples Show Deadly Frog Fungus at Work in the Wild Pathogen leads to dehydration, other ill effects The mountain yellow-legged frog is an amphibian species affected by the chytrid fungus. Credit and Larger Version April 25, 2012 The fungal infection that killed a record number of amphibians worldwide leads to deadly dehydration in frogs […]