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More Scientists Now Think Geoengineering May Be Essential

Once seen as spooky sci-fi, geoengineering to halt runaway climate change is now being looked at with growing urgency. A spate of dire scientific...

Holistic view of planning energy self-sufficient communities

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 11, 2019 - Sustainable communities supplied by local renewable energy production are beginning to be established in the U.S....

Cloud gaming may be great for gamers but bad for energy...

Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesAs the doors of the E3 gaming jamboree open in Los Angeles today, the focus is not just to...

How to fix America’s worst freeway

The future of America's worst freewayAfter decades of gridlock, there's a new vision for Los Angeles' congested 405 by Mark Kaufman The future...

River sediment speaks to changing climate

CLEVELAND--Studying the sediment of a mountain river can reveal thousands of years or more of a waterway's history, including new threats from...

Switchgrass hybrid yields insights into plant evolution

Switchgrass is attractive as a potential bioenergy crop because it can grow for years without having to be replanted. Requiring less fertilizer than...

Mountain-dwellers can adapt to melting glaciers without caring about climate change

For many people, climate change feels like a distant threat -- something that happens far away, or far off in the future. Scientists...

Super colossal holes in Antarctic ice demystified by scientists

It's a strange thing. In the dead of the subzero Antarctic winter, when the oceans at the bottom of the world are...

UNM scientist makes case for stabilizing forest carbon to help mitigate...

There's no doubt that climate change is affecting ecosystems as well as the lifestyles of plants and animals around the globe. As temperatures rise,...

Hydrogen has a dirty secret – let’s not think it’s always...

Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg Via Getty ImagesFOR a fuel that supported humans on their way to the moon, hydrogen has singularly failed to get off the...