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“This is Unprecedented” Bering Sea Loses Half Its Sea Ice In Two Weeks

“When you have a warmer Arctic, you lessen the thermal gradient across from the equator to the Arctic, and that changes where low-pressure patterns set up,” Brettschneider said. “There’s this…

No Warning For West Coast In Event Of Horrific Natural Disasters

Someday, the West Coast will, out of nowhere, have a very bad day. Perhaps the ground will split open across 180 miles, from Los Angeles to the Salton Sea, in…

Climate Change: These Terrifying Maps Show How Hot It’s Really Going To Get

It’s easy to be apathetic about rising global temperatures, but difficult when you imagine your own future backyard. July 2090 is gonna be a scorcher. NOAA There are lots of…

Melting Ice Is Cutting Polar Bears Off from Their Food

Polar bears are shedding weight—fast. A new study for the first time calculated the number of calories that polar bears require, and it doesn’t look good for their survival. Their…

We’re all lumberjacks, that’s not OK

Full employment for lumberjacks has its drawbacks. The ‘paperless office’ the computer revolution was supposed to bring about didn’t happen, we are using more paper, therefore felling more trees, than…

Earth Hour 2012

Earth Hour is a worldwide event that is organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and is held on the last Saturday of March annually, encouraging households and…

Large Numbers of Snowy Owls Flocking to Michigan

Snowy owls -- majestic, 2-foot tall creatures normally seen in the Arctic tundra -- are showing up all across lower Michigan this winter as an unusually large number of the…

Rapidly diminishing glaciers threaten water supply

Pay attention, as this sort of thing could hit other mountainous areas that are dependent on glaciers for their water supply.…

Biggest Jump EVER in Global Warming

The new figures for 2010 show greenhouse gases level are higher than the worst case scenario outlined by climate experts just four years ago.…

The nut case for environmental protection

We arrogant humans say dumb stuff like “man is the only creature capable of foreseeing the future.” That, however, may not be the case, at least when it comes…

Why are Australia’s sharks eating humans?

After the attack on an American diver by a great white shark off the coast of Australia, the rumor mill is swilling with talk of a "rogue man-eating shark" that…

Costa Ricans slaughter thousands of sharks in marine sanctuary

Divers have discovered the bodies of some 2,000 sharks, many with their fins cut off, in Colombian waters. Costa Rica fishing trawlers were seen in the area.…

Starbucks nervous as climate change threatens coffee supply

Starbucks Terrified Climate Change Will Put Them Out Of Business. Coffee isn't the only commodity threatened. Read about it here.…

Scientists claim Perry gang deleted climate change data from report

Rick Perry's political appointees have sparked a new firestorm over climate change science in Texas. It appears they have discovered that Perry's gang has deleted all information referring to…

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