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South Pole sea ice is now vanishing at an alarming rate, too

South Pole sea ice is now vanishing at an alarming rate, too

The background: The disappearance of Arctic sea ice has been accelerating since the late 1990s, outpacing rates predicted by climate models and seizing media attention (see “How nuclear weapons research revealed new climate threats”). But it’s been an altogether different story at …Continue reading

We still have no idea how to eliminate more than a quarter of energy emissions

Climate discussions typically center on the need to replace fossil-fuel power plants with technologies like wind turbines and solar panels. But a new paper in Science offers a stark reminder that there are still huge parts of the global energy system where …Continue reading

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