https://phys.org/news/2020-02-microfibre-pollution-sea.htmlFrom the polar ice cap to the Mariana Trench 10 kilometres below the waves, synthetic microfibres spat out by household washing machines are polluting oceans everywhere. Original Title: How your clothes become microfibre pollution in […]
https://phys.org/news/2020-02-world-wetlands-day-fostering-global.htmlThough they make up less than 6% of Earth’s surface, wetlands burst with biodiversity and play a key role in cleaning waterways, preventing floods, and sequestering carbon. For World Wetlands Day on February 2, researchers […]
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/01/climate/noaa-trump-hurricane-dorian.html?emc=rss&partner=rssNewly released emails show officials at NOAA leaders told the agency’s scientists it did “not approve or support” a controversial agency statement issued after the president falsely said that Alabama was at risk from Hurricane […]
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/feb/02/grave-fears-held-for-thousands-of-rock-art-sites-after-bushfires-lay-bare-irrevocable-damageWarnings come after discovery of fire-ravaged Anaiwan panel on property in northern NSW that is at least 500 years old An important rock art site in northern New South Wales has been discovered after being […]
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/climate-change-thwaites-melting-scientists-warm-water-antarctica-doomsday-glacier/A news release on the findings called it an alarming discovery.
https://www.npr.org/2020/02/01/801000605/as-regulations-roll-back-could-clean-water-protection-business-dry-up?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=nationalThe Trump administration is stripping clean water protections put in place by President Barack Obama, and some in the industry worry that the regulatory changes will threaten their business. (Image credit: Nick Mott/Montana Public Radio)