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Climate Change? What Climate Change?

Fran Moreland Johns | Posted 04.06.2015 | Green
Fran Moreland Johns

Watching the ice melt in arctic regions, wishing for air conditioning in San Francisco in January -- those things suggest that paying attention to fossil fuels probably makes sense.

I'm With Stupid: Fighting Man-made Disasters With Man-Made Disasters

Todd Hartley | Posted 01.28.2015 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

I find it awesome that despite the distinct possibility that it won't work and the near certainty of disastrous side effects and suffering for billions of people if it does, scientists are still pursuing geo-engineering

Could These Plants Help Slow Climate Change?

Posted 05.01.2013 | Green

From Marc Lallanilla, Life's Little Mysteries Assistant Editor: Could plants help to slow the march of global warming? It's possible, suggests a...

Doubling Down on Our Faustian Bargain

Dr. James Hansen | Posted 05.31.2013 | Green
Dr. James Hansen

Humanity's Faustian climate bargain is well known. Humans have been pumping both greenhouse gases (mainly CO2) and aerosols (fine particles) into the atmosphere for more than a century. Is the new data we present here good news or bad news, and how does it alter the "Faustian bargain"?

BP Lands the '2010 Accidental Earth Experiment' Prize!!!

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

Crossposted with www.TheGreenGrok.com. Award Achieved Through Remarkable Corporate Focus on Negligence and Incompetence While BP has distanced itself ...

What If We Hadn't Cut Back On CFCs? A Scary World

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Here's rare good news about an environmental crisis: We dodged disaster with the ozone layer. A NASA study about ozone-munching che...

Planetary Watch: Aerosols Continue to Puzzle

Bill Chameides | Posted 11.18.2013 | Green
Bill Chameides

After posting on Hong Kong air quality and China's seemingly constant haze and cloudiness, I arrived home to find an interesting new paper on the link between pollution and clouds.