global warming

Planning for the uncertain future of work

In a recently published, roughly 75-page report, British non-profit organization The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts (RSA) outlined several scenarios for how the UK labor market will be im

Climate change kills off clouds over the ocean in new simulation

We all know climate change is affecting weather systems and ecosystems around the world, but exactly how and in what way is still a topic of intense study. New simulations made possible by higher-powe

Weather and climate-related disasters cost the US $80 billion in 2018, but go ahead and say climate change isn’t real

Weather and climate-related disasters cost the U.S. economy $80 billion last year — and have hit the nation’s bottom line to the tune of roughly $100 billion per year over the last five ye

New US report says that climate change could cost nearly $500B per year by 2090

A new report from the U.S. government on the impacts of climate change on society indicates that unless action is taken, climatological events could cost the country nearly half a trillion dollars an

This is not fine

A UN report compiled by a coalition of international climate and policy experts has warned that “rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society” are required if gl

2016 is the new hottest year on record – how NASA takes the planet’s temperature

NASA announced on Wednesday that in 2016, Earth experienced the hottest surface temperatures in modern history. Separate, independent analysis at NOAA provided the same conclusion. This makes the thir

What Zuckerberg And Gates Teaming Up Really Means For Clean Energy In 2016

The Breakthrough Energy Coalition is continuing to address the need for clean energy by bringing together both the private and public sectors, which have a bigger impact than the measures already take

Will The Paris Climate Change Deal Prove To Be The Catalyst For Cleantech?

Back in January 2014, the CBC aired "The Cleantech Crash," which highlighted the difficulty of operating in cleantech in the past few years. The documentary revealed how much the mood had changed sinc

Distributed Computing Project: Climate Change Is Responsible For All The Flooding

Whether or not you believe the hype from global warming, there’s new research out this week that’s pretty convincing. A couple papers released this week in Nature show that extreme weather

Countries And Companies Talk Climate Change At COP 16 In Cancun

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/cop16-cancun-greenpeace.png?w=300" width="300" height="178" class="alignright size-medium wp-image-249735" /></img> The United Nations Climate

How to use bright clouds to reduce global warming

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/happy_clouds.jpg" </a>Weather control has long been a favorite topic of movies and television shows, usually where some evil

Science brings us slower global warming, less driver guilt

Scienticians have developed a way to scrub CO2 out of the air we breathe, meaning global warming from carbon emissions — like that produced from flying or driving — might be neutralized. I