Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'Climate change''

Saving Coral Reefs: Pulse of the Oceans

Saving Coral Reefs: Pulse of the Oceans

Correspondent Philippe Cousteau explains the impact of climate change on the world’s coral reefs. – CNN [...]

Scientists Propose Geo-engineering as a Possible Response to Climate Change

Scientists Propose Geo-engineering as a Possible Response to Climate Change

Scientists are brainstorming all sorts of ideas to combat global warming. Among these ideas is geo-engineering, a hotly debated and controversial topic in which the environment is manipulated to great extremes to quell the effects of [...]

Prince Charles Becomes an Activist for the Environment

Prince Charles Becomes an Activist for the Environment

Many celebrities tend to be very vocal about their beliefs and use their stardom to try to make a difference. When it comes to protecting the environment, some of the biggest activists include Al Gore and [...]

Global Warming Could Spell Doom for Pasta Lovers

Global Warming Could Spell Doom for Pasta Lovers

Sure, they may be high in carbs, but who doesn’t love their morning bagel, the pasta at dinnertime and the Mac-and-cheese they serve their kids? If you are among those who have to have a serving [...]

Global Warming may Lead to Depletion in Fish Growth

Global Warming may Lead to Depletion in Fish Growth

It has been long suspected that global warming has contributed to rising temperatures. However, not very many scientists have really studied the impact that global warming will have on the ocean and its billions of inhabitants. [...]

The Effects of Climate Change becoming a Reality

The Effects of Climate Change becoming a Reality

This year has been marred by unusually hot weather. Scientists are attributing this to climate change that has been brought on by man-made conditions. The assessment was partly headed by James Hansen, the director of the [...]

Countries in Disagreement at Rio+20 Summit Conference

Countries in Disagreement at Rio+20 Summit Conference

Back when the first Rio Earth Summit conference was held back in 1992, all participating leaders were in agreement that something had to be done to prevent factors like overpopulation and climate change from causing catastrophic [...]

Durban Climate Conference

Durban Climate Conference

Later on in 2011, international climate change negotiators will meet in Africa to look back on the famine which is now sweeping the eastern parts of that continent, and make predictions that climate change will be [...]

Introducing: The Conversation

A group of Australian scientists recently began a new online effort to correlate the body of science and the rising human influence on the climate system. Their initial piece, “Climate change is real: an open letter [...]

Arctic Warming Conference

At an Arctic warming conference in Copenhagen, scientists were told to use plain language to explain the dramatic melt in the region to a world reluctant to take action against climate change. An authoritative report released [...]