“You May Be Surprised To Learn Which 2 Countries Are Making The Globe A Lot Greener”

“The world is getting greener. That’s according to Chi Chen, a doctoral student in the Department of Earth and Environment at Boston University. Chen has been mining data collected by an orbiting NASA camera that monitors green vegetation… Read More

“Scubalike technology could suck carbon dioxide from smokestacks”

“The technology that allows submariners to breathe underwater could someday allow the rest of us to breathe cooler air. Researchers have found a way to suck planet-warming carbon dioxide (CO2) from industrial smokestacks using a chemical technique similar… Read More

“To curb climate change, we have to suck carbon from the sky. But how?”

“At McCarty Family Farms, headquartered in sun-blasted northwest Kansas, fields rarely sit empty any more. In a drive to be more sustainable, the family dairy still grows corn, sorghum, and alfalfa, but now often sows the bare ground… Read More

“‘Carbon removal is now a thing’: Radical fixes get a boost at climate talks”

“With most of the world’s nations seemingly unable to stop pumping greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, some climate experts here are focusing on coming up with an economic way to remove them. Fueled by glum reports about the… Read More

“Pitt Professor Models System Using Baking Soda Filled Capsules To Capture CO2 Emissions”

“Although the use of renewable energy is on the rise, coal and natural gas still represent the majority of the United States energy supply. Even with pollution controls, burning these fossil fuels for energy releases a tremendous amount… Read More

“Climate change: Can 12 billion tonnes of carbon be sucked from the air?”

“Is it remotely feasible to remove 12 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide from the air? Every year. For decades to come. That’s the challenge posed by the latest conclusions of the UN’s climate science panel. It says that… Read More

“Climate change: Five cheap ways to remove CO2 from the atmosphere”

“As well as rapidly reducing the carbon dioxide that we humans are pumping into the atmosphere in huge amounts, recent scientific assessments of climate change have all suggested that cutting emissions alone will not be enough to keep… Read More

“Marine microbes: Small but mighty at capturing carbon”

“Averaging a life span of just a few days, 30 million marine microbes would fit in a shot glass, 100 in the width of a human hair. These organisms are tiny – just a single cell – but… Read More

“Earth’s climate-change liposuction: Sucking carbon from the air”

“Addressing climate change isn’t just about moving to cleaner forms of energy anymore. It’s about literally taking out some of the heat-trapping gases already in our skies. Why it matters: There is so much buildup of carbon dioxide… Read More

“Google’s New Tool to Fight Climate Change”

“In the next decade or so, more than 6,000 cities, states, and provinces around the world will try to do something that has eluded humanity for 25 years: reduce their emissions of greenhouse gases, which warm the atmosphere… Read More