Breakthrough in hydrogen fuel production could revolutionize alternative energy market
A team of Virginia Tech researchers has discovered a way to extract large quantities of hydrogen from any plant, a breakthrough that has the potential to bring a low-cost, environmentally friendly fuel source ...
Researchers claim satellite data proves global warming caused by humans
Researchers observe new type of ice forms between layers of graphene oxide
Impact statement on US oil pipeline due in August
The US State Department said Friday it expects by mid-August to release a final environmental impact statement on a proposed $13 billion oil pipeline that would stretch from Canada to Texas.
Tiny robot made to jump by causing explosions inside its body (w/ video)
Climate change effect on release of CO2 from peat far greater than assumed
Climate change effect on release of CO2 from peat far greater than assumed Drought causes peat to release far more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere than has previously been realised.
New simulation shows disk anomalies around stars may not be planets after all
NEEM ice core drilling in Greenland provides comprehensive new results
The drilling through the ice sheet at NEEM (77 N, 51V) was completed in August and now scientists can begin to review whether the drilling was a success. 14 nations participated in the scientific work at NEEM, ...
Physics duo offer explanation of why tiny bubbles last longer on a surface
Astronomers suggest new telescopes could detect biomarker gasses in exoplanet atmospheres
Exploring the atmosphere of exoplanet WASP-14b
First discovered in 2008, WASP 14b is an interesting exoplanet. It is roughly seven times as massive as Jupiter, but only 30% larger, making it among the densest known exoplanets. Recently, it was the target ...
US sees no major harm from Keystone XL pipeline
The proposed Keystone XL pipeline that would bring oil from Canada's tar sands to the US Gulf Coast would have "no significant impact" on the environment, the United States said Friday.
US high court will review global warming rules (Update)
The U. Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to decide whether to block key aspects of the Obama administration's plan aimed at cutting power plant and factory emissions of gases blamed for global warming.