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Antarctica Was a Lush Rainforest 90M Years Ago, Scientists Discover

Antarctica Was a Lush Rainforest 90M Years Ago, Scientists Discover

Ancient ice cores revealed a shocking discovery: pollen and spores, indicating a long-lost rainforest that was shrouded in perpetual darkness for months at a time.
Here’s the Trump admin’s pathetic new fuel efficiency rule for 2026

Here’s the Trump admin’s pathetic new fuel efficiency rule for 2026

From 46.7mpg to just 40.4mpg by 2026, and it's even less for trucks and SUVs.

Vodka From Thin Air: An Unusual Climate Prize Hits a Coronavirus Snag

Inventors were about to test their ideas for making money by selling things made out of carbon dioxide, the main culprit in global warming. Then the pandemic struck.

Vodka From Thin Air: An Unusual Climate Prize Hits a Coronavirus Snag

Inventors were about to test their ideas for making money by selling things made out of carbon dioxide, the main culprit in global warming. Then the pandemic struck.

Vodka From Thin Air: An Unusual Climate Prize Hits a Coronavirus Snag

Inventors were about to test their ideas for making money by selling things made out of carbon dioxide, the main culprit in global warming. Then the pandemic struck.

New York City Needs More Hand Sanitizer. This Award-Winning Vodka Startup's Response Is a Remarkable Act of Selflessness and Caring

Why a high-tech vodka manufacturer shut down production and shifted to producing hand sanitizer -- and gives it away for free.
CO2-based vodka startup Air Co. fully redirects its tech to making hand sanitizer for donation

CO2-based vodka startup Air Co. fully redirects its tech to making hand sanitizer for donation

A NYC-based startup that developed technology that extracts carbon dioxide from the air and combines it with water to create vodka has redirected its entire production capacity toward producing hand
Exxon Derides Oil Firms' Efforts to Not Burn Down the Planet as a 'Beauty Match'

Exxon Derides Oil Firms' Efforts to Not Burn Down the Planet as a 'Beauty Match'

In the pantheon of companies that have destroyed the climate, ExxonMobil has long sat on the throne. It’s spread disinformation for decades even as it knew the risks of its products, is the largest
Trump's Interior Department Is Claiming Climate Change Is Actually Good for Plants

Trump's Interior Department Is Claiming Climate Change Is Actually Good for Plants

Misleading language has been inserted into at least nine reports that could affect environmental policies.
BP Pledges to Cut Emissions to Zero but Offers Few Details

BP Pledges to Cut Emissions to Zero but Offers Few Details

It is the first oil giant to make a zero-emissions climate pledge that covers the burning of fuel it extracts.

BP Pledges to Cut Emissions to Zero but Offers Few Details

It is the first oil giant to make a zero-emissions climate pledge that covers the burning of fuel it extracts.
BP Pledges to Cut Emissions to Zero but Offers Few Details

BP Pledges to Cut Emissions to Zero but Offers Few Details

It is the first oil giant to make a zero-emissions climate pledge that covers the burning of fuel it extracts.
Planting Trees Won’t Save the World

Planting Trees Won’t Save the World

Focusing on trees as the big solution to climate change is a dangerous diversion.
A Rare Trump-Era Climate Policy Hits an Obstacle: The Tax Man

A Rare Trump-Era Climate Policy Hits an Obstacle: The Tax Man

At least a dozen carbon capture projects are remain blocked because the I.R.S. has yet to explain how, exactly, companies can claim the tax credit that would make the projects viable.
A Rare Trump-Era Climate Policy Hits an Obstacle: The Tax Man

A Rare Trump-Era Climate Policy Hits an Obstacle: The Tax Man

At least a dozen carbon capture projects are remain blocked because the I.R.S. has yet to explain how, exactly, companies can claim the tax credit that would make the projects viable.
A Rare Trump-Era Climate Policy Hits an Obstacle: The Tax Man

A Rare Trump-Era Climate Policy Hits an Obstacle: The Tax Man

At least a dozen carbon capture projects are remain blocked because the I.R.S. has yet to explain how, exactly, companies can claim the tax credit that would make the projects viable.
Changes in Mars’ atmosphere are driven by enormous CO2 ice cap at its pole

Changes in Mars’ atmosphere are driven by enormous CO2 ice cap at its pole

Sublimation of the carbon dioxide ice cap on Mars' south pole affects atmospheric pressure across the planet.
Exclusive: GOP Crafting Conservation-Focused Anti-Green New Deal Environmental Legislation

Exclusive: GOP Crafting Conservation-Focused Anti-Green New Deal Environmental Legislation

The Democrats have rallied around Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s (D-NY) Green New Deal, a resolution calling for the radical transformation of the U.S. economy and infrastructure. Republicans are now
How Does a Nation Adapt to Its Own Murder?

How Does a Nation Adapt to Its Own Murder?

Australia is going up in flames, and its government calls for resilience while planning for more coal mines.
Earth's Carbon Dioxide Level Is Set to Make One of Its Biggest Annual Leaps Ever Recorded