Tag: climate

05
Mar
2020
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The Earth Archive Will 3D-Scan the Entire World & Create an “Open-Source” Record of Our Planet | Open Culture

If you keep up with climate change news, you see a lot of predictions of what the…

14
Jul
2019
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What the World Would Look Like if All the Ice Melted

If we keep burning fossil fuels indefinitely, global warming will eventually melt all the ice at the…

25
Jun
2018
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Maps reveal hidden truths of our cities – BBC News

A new website lets people delve into data on the world’s cities. Source: Maps reveal hidden truths…

05
Oct
2017
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Scientists mapping Greenland have produced some surprising – and worrying – results | The Gazette

Greenland, the world’s largest island and home to its second largest ice sheet, is a land of…

20
Sep
2017
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Hurricane Irma Has Left the Caribbean Brown and Barren – Atlas Obscura

Winds up to 185 miles per hour stripped trees bare, but the vegetation will gradually return.

15
Sep
2017
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China Fossil Fuel Deadline Shifts Focus to Electric Car Race – Bloomberg

China will set a deadline for automakers to end sales of fossil-fuel-powered vehicles, becoming the biggest market…

14
Sep
2017
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Solar now costs 6¢ per kilowatt-hour, beating government goal by 3 years | Ars Technica

Cost goals met, the DOE is moving on to address grid reliability in solar.

10
Sep
2017
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Hurricane scientists have never seen an image like this before — Quartz

For the first time in modern history, three hurricanes in the Atlantic are lined up in the…