Scientists Use ‘Breathalyzers’ and Lasers to Measure Cow Burps and Farts
Oklahoma cows belch out about a half-pound of methane daily.
US Carbon Emissions Spike in 2018 to Their Highest Levels in Eight Years
A new report estimates that American carbon dioxide emissions rose by 3.4 percent in 2018, due to Trump's policies, cold spells, and economic growth.
Scientists Used Satellites to Spot Arctic Methane From Space
An experimental technique for measuring potent methane emissions in the Arctic proved successful.
Ozone Recovery Continues, But Suspected Emissions From China Slows Progress
The Montreal Protocol of 1987 continues to be a success story about international environmental cooperation.
A Biochemist Is Beating a GOP Incumbent Backed by the Chemical Industry in Key House Race
In the extremely tight race for Illinois’s sixth district seat, a recent scandal over dangerous emissions from a medical supply plant has brought environmental issues front and center.
Europe Wants to Devastate Forests to Double Its 'Renewable' Energy
A plan recently finalized by the European Union would classify wood burned for fuel as a carbon neutral energy source, when it’s anything but.
The World’s Largest Meat and Fish Producers Are Hiding Their Climate Emissions
Additionally, of the 60 meat companies assessed in the report, 46 have no plans in place to eliminate the routine use of antibiotics.
Climate Impacts of the Kinder Morgan Pipeline Could Cost Up to $8.7 Billion
There are real costs associated with releasing more CO2 into the atmosphere. Here, we crunched some numbers.
Orbiting Carbon Observatory
This NASA Satellite Is 'Sounding' Our Atmosphere to Understand Fossil Fuel Emissions
The OCO-2 spacecraft has been working hard to quantify the impact of humans on the global climate since 2014.
Driving an Electric Car is One Way to Resist Trump’s Climate Attacks
No gasoline, no dirty oil changes, no internal combustion engine, no having to deal with politicians withdrawing from a multi-national environmental call to action.
Canada’s New Conservative Leader Is Pro-Pipeline and Anti-Carbon Tax
We looked into Andrew Scheer’s take on environmental issues. Here’s what we found.
Canada's Bold New Carbon Pricing Plan Isn't Enough to Meet Emissions Goals
But it's a start.