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camp century
camp century

A Top-Secret US Military Base Will Melt Out of the Greenland Ice Sheet

Planners thought it would stay buried in ice forever.
Kate Lunau
4 days ago
climate change
climate change

Scott Pruitt Is Right, Climate Change Is Good… For Rich White Guys

This week, the EPA chief questioned whether climate change is "necessarily a bad thing."
Kate Lunau
2.8.18
It's Electric
It's Electric

Bitcoin Mining Is Potentially More Energy-Intensive Than Gold Mining

But Bitcoin could be so much more than digital gold.
Christopher Malmo
2.7.18
That's Not Good
That's Not Good

Climate Change Could Unleash Huge Amounts of Mercury From Permafrost

Turns out permafrost soil contains nearly twice as much mercury as all other soils, the ocean, and the atmosphere combined.
Becky Ferreira
2.6.18
Terraform
Terraform

The Last Current

It’s the day before the end of the world. More or less.
Cecca Ochoa
2.1.18
Don't Fall In
Don't Fall In

Watch this Dizzying Descent Into a 300-Meter-Deep Antarctic Borehole

Scientists sent cameras down a tiny tunnel in the Ross Ice Shelf to study the impact of warming waters beneath it.
Becky Ferreira
1.30.18
HOTY2017
HOTY2017

This Ecologist Finds Clues to Anthropocene Survival in Ice Age Extinctions

Whether she’s reconstructing the Pleistocene world or advocating for a more inclusive science community, Jacquelyn Gill is all about interdisciplinary approaches.
Becky Ferreira
1.26.18
day zero
day zero

Online Vendors Try to Make a Quick Buck as Cape Town Runs Out of Water

Are people looking to profit from "Day Zero"?
Ankita Rao
1.26.18
climate change
climate change

Scientists Urge Justin Trudeau to Step Up and Fund Climate Research

250 scientists from around the world signed an open letter about a “crisis looming” in Canadian climate research.
Stephen Leahy
1.23.18
2070
2070

Half-Assed Solar Geoengineering Is Worse Than Climate Change Itself

A cautionary tale for messing with the environment.
Rebecca Flowers
1.23.18
climate change
climate change

2017 Was the Second-Hottest Year on Record

The trend of record-breaking temperatures continues.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.18.18
digital divide
digital divide

A Meshnet Will Help This Inuit Town Monitor the Effects of Climate Change

An app called eNuk is being configured to run on the network and help residents in northern Canada swap information about their changing environment.
Brennan Doherty
1.16.18