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A Space Laser Shows How Catastrophic Sea Level Rise Will Be

An actual space laser is cruising 300 miles above your head right now. Launched in 2018, NASA’s ICESat-2 satellite packs a lidar instrument, the same

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Lakes Are Losing Oxygen—and Their Inhabitants Are in Danger

Rose identified a second problem too: Deep water is becoming less clear because of a host of factors including erosion, algal growth, and fertilizer runoff

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Why some of the world’s biggest companies are worried

Dry cracked earth is visible along the banks of Phoenix Lake on April 21, 2021 in Ross, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images LONDON —

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A $26 Billion Plan to Save the Houston Area From Rising Seas

This story originally appeared on Undark and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. When Hurricane Ike made landfall in 2008, Bill Merrell took shelter

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Tiny Satellites Could Help Warn of the Next Big Hurricane

The Tropics satellite constellation will reduce this lag, offering a new, detailed look at each 16- to 24-kilometer region in the lower latitudes every 30

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Rising tide of climate cases draws parallels to Big Tobacco

Members of the environmental group MilieuDefensie celebrate the verdict of the Dutch environmental organisation’s case against Royal Dutch Shell Plc, outside the Palace of Justice

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Why Utilities Want to Control Your Smart Thermostat Sometimes

One of modern life’s most satisfying certainties is dialing in the AC and sitting back as the room magically maintains your temperature of choice. But

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How a rising motion plans to place ecocide on a par with battle crimes

A hiker walks amongst winding channels carved by water on the floor of the melting Longyearbreen glacier throughout a summer time warmth wave on Svalbard

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Northern Farms Are Releasing Large Quantities of Carbon

Huge tracts of peat stretch throughout the far north of our planet, collected natural materials that’s too moist to decompose. Although peatlands account for simply

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Tesla will settle for bitcoin when miners use clear vitality

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla. Christophe Gateau/image alliance through Getty Photos Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Sunday stated the corporate will resume bitcoin transactions as