Most Recent Content from: Environment

  • Article: Australia’s Bushfire Smoke Will Do a ‘Full Circuit’ Around the Earth, NASA Says

    Australia’s Bushfire Smoke Will Do a ‘Full Circuit’ Around the Earth, NASA Says

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 20, 2020

    Bushfires continue to rage across Australia’s east and south coasts. Read more

  • Article: Heat Equivalent to 3.6 Billion Hiroshima Bomb Explosions Added to the Oceans in Just 25 Years

    Heat Equivalent to 3.6 Billion Hiroshima Bomb Explosions Added to the Oceans in Just 25 Years

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 17, 2020

    The past five years were the five hottest years of recorded ocean temperatures in history. Read more

  • Article: Melbourne Briefly Had the Worst Air Quality in the World This Week

    Melbourne Briefly Had the Worst Air Quality in the World This Week

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 15, 2020

    Melbournians are suffocating under thick haze and smoke from the bushfires. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand’s Schools to Teach Students How to Take Climate Action and Tackle Eco-Anxiety

    New Zealand’s Schools to Teach Students How to Take Climate Action and Tackle Eco-Anxiety

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 14, 2020

    The impact of the climate crisis on students' mental health needs to be addressed. Read more

  • Article: The Sydney Opera House Lights Up For Bushfire Relief

    The Sydney Opera House Lights Up For Bushfire Relief

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 14, 2020

    Fires are raging throughout much of New South Wales, Victoria, and South Australia. Read more

  • Article: Women Rise Up to Nurture Climate Scientists in Africa

    Women Rise Up to Nurture Climate Scientists in Africa

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 13, 2020

    A new program is training African climate scientists to be leaders in their field. Read more

  • Article: Amazon Rainforest Fires Increased by 30% in 2019

    Amazon Rainforest Fires Increased by 30% in 2019

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 9, 2020

    Losing the Amazon rainforest would have a devastating effect on the global environment. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Cost the World $150B in 2019. Natural Disasters Are Only Getting More Expensive.

    Climate Change Cost the World $150B in 2019. Natural Disasters Are Only Getting More Expensive.

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|Jan. 8, 2020

    Natural disasters are getting more expensive as climate change persists. Read more