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The days on Earth are getting longer – thanks to the moon

The days on Earth are getting longer – thanks to the moon

If you have ever wished there were more hours in the day, you’re in luck because scientists have discovered that our days are getting longer. A new study published in the international journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has reconstructed …Continue reading

Paris Agreement alone won’t stop Arctic ice from melting, studies contend

Two recent studies have argued that limiting global temperature increase to 1.5 °C, rather than 2 °C, will substantially decrease the probability of Arctic ice cover melting away completely. The studies, published in the international journal Nature, contend that if temperature is maintained at …Continue reading

University of British Columbia researchers invent energy-saving smart windows

Chemistry researchers from the University of British Columbia (UBC) have come up with a cost-effective technique for making smart windows that self-tint in response to an electrical current. These electrochromic windows can help reduce energy consumption in buildings, says a paper published …Continue reading

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