The government’s new ‘Earthshot’ — making it cheap to suck CO2 out of the atmosphere

The U.S. federal government has a new objective to make it more affordable to suck co2 out of the air. On Friday, at the United Nations’ environment conference, Secretary... Read more »

California is banking on forests to reduce emissions. What happens when they go up in smoke?

On a simmering afternoon in late July, versus a hazy background of sun and sky, the Colville Indian Reservation was burning. Again.  The Summit Trail Fire, triggered by lightning,... Read more »

A Florida city wanted to move away from fossil fuels. The state just made sure it couldn’t.

This reporting by Livescience.Tech and ADAPT is a cooperation in collaboration with Floodlight. In January, Tampa was set to end up being the 12th city in Florida to set... Read more »

Carbon IOUs? A new plan to make companies pay back their climate debt

The mathematics of climate modification is unforgiving. Scientists price quote that the world can just discharge a couple of hundred billion metric heaps more co2 into the environment prior... Read more »

‘It’s a historic moment’ — Pete Buttigieg on EV chargers, lead pipes, and the promise of infrastructure

Pete Buttigieg has actually ended up being the de facto buzz guy for Joe Biden’s recently launched $2 trillion infrastructure strategy. A lot of the proposed costs — for roadway... Read more »

Bitcoin is hard to understand. So is its carbon footprint.

Get your everyday dosage of great news from Livescience.Tech Subscribe to The Beacon In 2013, we discovered that Bitcoin mining may be bad for the environment, because the procedure... Read more »