Environment

Massive dead zone confirmed in the Arabian Sea

New research has confirmed a dramatic decrease in oxygen in the Arabian Sea. The environmental disaster is looking worse…

20 percent of Lake Victoria’s species could go extinct

Around 20 percent of the species in and around Africa’s largest lake are threatened with extinction, warns the World…

US and UK launch massive program to study the Thwaites Glacier

The United Kingdom and the United States on Monday launched a vast scientific program to determine how fast the…

Australia pledges millions of dollars to protect the Great Barrier Reef

Australia has pledged Sunday, April 29, more than 500 million Australian dollar (377 million US dollars) to restore and…

Record level of plastic microparticles found in Arctic pack ice

By melting ice samples taken from the Arctic Ocean glacier, a team of scientists has made an alarming discovery….

Air pollution causes nearly seven million deaths a year worldwide

According to a report by the Health Effects Institute, 4.3 million deaths worldwide were linked in 2016 to outdoor…

Scientists have developed an enzyme capable of destroying plastic

This discovery could solve the major problem of environmental pollution. Unwittingly, American and British researchers have devised an enzyme…

The ground of this town is rising up and scientists can’t explain why

It is well known that our planet suffers on a daily from various changes that directly affect our way…

Sweden launches world’s first electric road

In order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, Sweden has decided to innovate by opening Wednesday an electrified road, the…

What is Earth’s atmosphere made of?

Without an atmosphere, human life one Earth would not be possible as we know it. There would be no…

Climate change is slowing down the Atlantic currents

An international group of scientists has found that the recent weakening of the Atlantic current system can influence the…

Massive increase in marine heat waves worries scientists

An international study published in the journal Nature Communications, co-authored by researchers at the Center of Excellence for Extreme…

Sahara Desert

The Sahara desert is getting bigger

Since 1920, the Sahara has grown steadily. Its size would have increased by about 10%, according to a scientific…

Sea Level rise

Global warming: Even a warming of 2 °C will have a significant impact

Rising seas, loss of biodiversity, complicated access to food, lower standard of living… Even if the world manages to…

Air Pollution Health Problems

US on track to meet climate targets, says the UN

The United States is on track to achieve the goals set by the Paris climate agreement, despite President Trump’s…

sea level

The level of the world’s oceans will continue to rise until 2300

Even in the best scenario of emissions, the level of the oceans could continue to rise until 2300. According…