NEWS

Republished From Fortune   By Katie Fehrenbacher   It’s a quiet turning point against the backdrop of U.S. politics.   Earth has seemingly passed a worrisome threshold for the changing climate this week, according to scientists.   The last week in September is often the time of the year when the planet’s carbon emissions are at...

Republished From NYTimes.com   By The Editorial Board   Los Angeles has suffered the worst ozone pollution of any American city for three years running. Coastal areas of the city could be swallowed by the Pacific by the end of the century as a warming climate causes sea levels to rise. A...

Republished From Popularmechanics.com   By Avery Thompson   Scientists at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee have discovered a chemical reaction to turn CO2 into ethanol, potentially creating a new technology to help avert climate change. Their findings were published in the journal ChemistrySelect. The researchers were attempting to find...

Republished from theguardian.com   By Stephanie Kirschgaessner   Global wine production has fallen by 5% because of “climatic events” causing steep drops in production in most of the southern hemisphere, particularly Chile and Argentina.   While the amount of wine produced this year should meet estimated consumer demand, the figures from the...