Archive for November 15th, 2017:

Climate’s magic rabbit: Pulling CO2 out of thin air

Image copyright CLIMEWORKS Image caption The Climeworks installation sits on top of a recycling facility which provides heat to help run the system UN climate negotiators are meeting in Bonn amid a welter of reports indicating that concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere have broken records, while international attempts to curb greenhouse gases are

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Trump team looks for alternative approaches to Paris pact

Image caption Mr Banks says there is a need to involve economic and energy advisers in talks President Trump’s special adviser on climate says that the US is seeking ways of continuing to be part of international climate discussions. George David Banks said that US was considering reviving the Major Economies Meeting (MEM). The Bush-era

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Nearby planet is a target in search for life

Image copyright ESO / M. Kornmesser Image caption Artwork: Ross 128 b might be a target in the search for extra-terrestrial life Astronomers have found a cool, Earth-sized planet that’s relatively close to our Solar System. The properties of this newly discovered planet – called Ross 128 b – make it a prime target in

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