#Greenhouse gas emissions

  • Article: Oceans Have Absorbed 60% More Heat Than Previously Thought: Report
    Environment

    Oceans Have Absorbed 60% More Heat Than Previously Thought: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 1, 2018

    That means the world has far less time to deal with climate change. Read more

  • Article: Marshall Islands Pledges to Reach Zero Greenhouse Emissions by 2050
    Environment

    Marshall Islands Pledges to Reach Zero Greenhouse Emissions by 2050

    Sept. 25, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The announcement was charged with symbolism. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Plans to Roll Back Rules on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas
    Environment

    Trump Administration Plans to Roll Back Rules on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 11, 2018

    Methane is at least 25 times as potent as carbon dioxide. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Just Found a Brilliant Way to Pull Carbon From the Atmosphere
    Environment

    Scientists Just Found a Brilliant Way to Pull Carbon From the Atmosphere

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 16, 2018

    This technology could play a key role in the fight against climate change. Read more

  • Article: There Are More Trees Today Than There Were 30 Years Ago: Study
    Environment

    There Are More Trees Today Than There Were 30 Years Ago: Study

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 13, 2018

    But that’s not necessarily a good thing. Read more

  • Article: Decomposing Plastic Revealed as Hidden Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
    Environment

    Decomposing Plastic Revealed as Hidden Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 2, 2018

    Plastic production is expected to increase dramatically over the next decade. Read more

  • Article: Chefs From Across the World Join Together to Fight Food Waste
    Food & Hunger

    Chefs From Across the World Join Together to Fight Food Waste

    By Madeleine Keck|July 25, 2018

    Chefs assemble in Kuala Lumpur to promote the reduction of food waste. Read more

  • Article: California's Carbon Emissions Just Hit a 30-Year Low
    Environment

    California's Carbon Emissions Just Hit a 30-Year Low

    By Joe McCarthy|July 12, 2018

    The state is much more than a rhetorical leader. Read more