Adding 1 billion hectares of forest could help check global warming | Science

This is where the world could support brand-new forests. The map leaves out existing forests, city locations, and farming lands. J. Bastin, et. al., Science 365, 76, 2019 Global... Read more »

Aviation’s dirty secret: Airplane contrails are a surprisingly potent cause of global warming | Science

Airplane contrails have actually been discovered to increase heat in the upper environment. NurPhoto/Contributor/Getty Images The air travel market has actually long been slammed for its big ecological footprint,... Read more »

Top stories: Warming worsens inequality, a brave new ‘overworld,’ and a foreign ties fiasco | Science

(delegated right): NARAYAN MAHARJAN/PACIFIC PRESS/LIGHTROCKET/GETTY IMAGES; SANTIAGO BORJA; HOUSTON CHRONICLE Global warming may boost economic inequality Over the previous half-century, environment modification has actually been blamed for heat waves,... Read more »

Greenhouse gases are warming the world—but chilling Antarctica. Here’s why | Science

The greenhouse gas result is topsy-turvy in Antarctica for much of the year. Colin Harris/ era-images/AlamyStock Photo The greenhouse gases that are warming the world in fact cool Antarctica... Read more »