Ice sheets usually reflect 80 per cent of the sun’s powerful radiation back towards the sky and thereby slowing down the process of melting. Dust and black carbon
Los Alamos National Laboratory, working with three dozen other institutions from around the world, has helped to create the most accurate prediction of how
Dams are structures built across a river for the storage of water and to provide the regulated reliable source of water during the demand and water scarcity.
The organic ultraviolet filters (UVFs) such as oxybenzone, avobenzone and octocrylene is a major contaminant which can cause effects to the aquatic
In recent years, the Pine Island Glacier and the Thwaites Glacier on West Antarctica has been undergoing rapid changes, with potentially major consequences
Ice is melting at a surprisingly fast rate underneath Shirase Glacier Tongue in East Antarctica due to the continuing influx of warm seawater into the Lützow-Holm Bay.
A new study published by researchers from the University of Copenhagen and partner institutions has proven that repeated and abrupt climate changes during
Arctic sea ice is melting more quickly than once assumed. Today's climate models have yet to incorporate the steep rise in temperatures that have occurred
A massive global study of the world's reefs has found sharks are 'functionally extinct' on nearly one in five of the reefs surveyed.