17th April 2015 Climate
Ken Caldeira at the Carnegie Institute in Stanford has warned that
climate engineering using sulphate aerosols may far-reaching consequences
for agricultural production globally.
17th April 2015 Acid
Rachel Wood and colleagues at the University of Edinburgh have shown
how oceans became much more acidic 250 million years ago, with a
rate of increase in CO2 similar to that occuring today.
17th April 2015 Geothermal
Carla Braitenberg and colleagues at the University of Trieste have
succesfuly mapped Earth's gravity using the GOCE satellite with
a view to identifying ideal areas for geothermal energy production.
1st April 2015 New
US Climate Target
The United States has confirmed its new climate change target of
cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 26-28 percent by the year 2025,
ahead of the next UN climate meeting in Paris in December.
1st April 2015 Greenest
Dave Reay and colleagues at the University of Edinburgh have launched
a new online MSc in Carbon Management. Entirely delivered via distance
learning it may well be the greenest Masters ever.
1st April 2015 Carbon
Yi Liu an colleagues at the University of New South Wales, Australia,
have provided a global stock take of changes in aboveground biomass
and carbon over the last two decades.