Fossil coral reefs show sea level rose in bursts during last warming: Reefs near Texas endured punctuated bursts of sea-level rise before drowning

Fossil coral reefs show sea level rose in bursts during last warming: Reefs near Texas endured punctuated bursts of sea-level rise before drowning https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/10/171019100954.htm Scientists have discovered that Earth’s sea level did not rise steadily when the planet’s glaciers last melted during a period of global warming; rather, sea level …

More than 75 percent decrease in total flying insect biomass over 27 years across Germany: Changes in weather, land use, habitat do not explain overall decline

More than 75 percent decrease in total flying insect biomass over 27 years across Germany: Changes in weather, land use, habitat do not explain overall decline https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/10/171019100927.htm The total flying insect biomass decreased by more than 75 percent over 27 years in protected areas in Germany, according to a new …

Secrets of hidden ice canyons revealed

Secrets of hidden ice canyons revealed 11-10-2017 10:00 AM CEST   We are all aware that Antarctica’s ice shelves are thinning, but recently scientists have also discovered huge canyons cutting through the underbelly of these shelves, potentially making them even more fragile. Thanks to the CryoSat and Sentinel-1 missions, new …

ACI-Early Confirmed Speakers for 10th Carbon Dioxide Utilisation Summit

ACI is pleased to announce the Early Confirmed Speakers for our 10th Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit, being organized on 28th February & 1st March 2018 in Tampa, Florida, USA: Early Confirmed Speakers Include: Christophe Mihalcea, Director, Fermentation, Lanzatech Gas Fermentation as a strategy for Carbon Capture, sequestration and reuse. Ron Chance, Executive Vice President, Algenol …

Larsen Ice Shelf

Larsen Ice Shelf 06-10-2017 10:05 AM CEST   Earth observation image of the week: a Sentinel-3 image over a massive iceberg near the Antarctic Peninsula, also featured on the Earth from Space video programme   You are subscribed to Observing the Earth for European Space Agency.

WRI Digest: Live From NY | 2050 Goals | Extreme Weather

WRI DIGEST Live from NY: Sustainable Development and Climate Week  World leaders are in New York City this week for the UN General Assembly and Climate Week NYC. WRI experts will join the conversation, offering data, analysis and solutions at a half-dozen events, from the Open Government Partnership to Science …

Climate attribution & corporate accountability: new research

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this ground-breaking research.   ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” I am pleased to announce the publication today of a new paper in the leading peer-reviewed journal Climatic Change with climate scientists and colleagues at Union of Concerned Scientists and University of Oxford. The research team developed a methodology for attributing and apportioning …