The environmental price of international commerce

The environmental price of international commerce

Between 1980 and 2010, according to the “International Trade in Resources: A biophysical assessment” report, produced by the International Resources Panel, the value moved by the international [...]

Artist brings Greenlands’ frozen fjord to London; understand how

Artist brings Greenlands’ frozen fjord to London; understand how

Approximately 45 tons of ice were shipped in 30 large blocks to create the “Ice Watch London”; the purpose is to bring the effects of climate change to the world

Study: seagrass may be key for carbon sequestration

Study: seagrass may be key for carbon sequestration

Researchers discovered that seagrass meadows are the second most efficient ecosystem in storing carbon and show that it is possible to expand the volume of these plants globally

Paulo Artaxo: “sustainable development is our only way out”

Paulo Artaxo: “sustainable development is our only way out”

Extensively awarded scientist, Paulo Artaxo explains how climate change may make life on Earth unfeasible and talks about the importance of preserving Amazon and Brazilian science

Giant icebergs frighten city in Greenland

Giant icebergs frighten city in Greenland

During summer in the Northern Hemisphere, two giant icebergs broke away from glaciers in Greenland; climate change may be the culprit

Scientists suggest giant sunshade against global warming

Scientists suggest giant sunshade against global warming

Solar geoengineering may revert climate changes, but its side effects are unknown; Harvard University wants to start experiment in 2018

What is global warming and how does it work?

What is global warming and how does it work?

As the most dangerous consequence of the climate change process, global warming can irreversibly affect the planet

What is the greenhouse effect all about?

What is the greenhouse effect all about?

Greenhouse effect regulates the temperature of the Earth: gases produced by human activity cause global warning

Environmental warming results in 99% female turtles in Australia

Environmental warming results in 99% female turtles in Australia

At the Raine Island Marine Sanctuary, almost all green turtles are born females and global warming is the culprit, since it affects gender proportionality in species