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The Tiny Swiss Company That Thinks It Can Help Stop Climate Change

Just over a century ago in Ludwigshafen, Germany, a scientist named Carl Bosch assembled a team of engineers to exploit a new technique in chemistry. A year earlier, another...

Climate Solution: Use Carbon Dioxide to Generate Electricity

Sending atmospheric CO2 into underground methane hydrates could clean the air and create revenue The world is quickly realizing it may need to actively pull carbon dioxide out of the...

No Public Funds for Fossil Fuels

This GOOD News for the planet as more and more countries move to reduce emissions. Ireland on Thursday moved to pull its public funds out of fossil fuels, a development...

How one Calgary company turns CO2 into soap with its micro-carbon capture technology

During an almost disastrous science experiment involving his natural gas-fired furnace, Jaeson Cardiff nearly blew up his house. “Who doesn’t just happen to have sodium hydroxide in their basement?” joked...

Six irrefutable pieces of evidence that prove climate change is real

The facts are these: The climate of our planet is changing at a pace unlike anything seen in the natural fluctuations traced across geological records, and scientists have overwhelmingly...

Something weird is happening to the Gulf Stream current

And that could mean trouble. We know that at the end of the last major ice age, rapid fluctuations in the circulation led to extreme climate shifts on a global...

Canadian company testing system to convert carbon dioxide into fuel

A Canadian startup is testing a system that sucks carbon dioxide from the air and converts it into fuel for cars and other vehicles. Carbon Engineering’s technique combines several common...

Air Pollution Is Killing Millions Around The Globe Each Year

“Air pollution is one of the great killers of our age,” Philip Landrigan of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai wrote in an article published in the medical...

A Solar ‘Breakthrough’ Won’t Solve Cement’s Carbon Problem

A Bill Gates–backed startup called Heliogen uses concentrated solar power to produce cement. The carbon-belching industry needs that—and much more. The Heliomax system consists of 400 mirrors whose positions are...

No Children Because of Climate Change? Some People Are Considering It

Add this to the list of decisions affected by climate change: Should I have children? READ MORE HERE