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The February Issue of Food Nutrition & Science Reviews a Study on Climate Change due to Meat Production; Also How to Define Sustainable Food; and more. SANTA MONICA,
Early figures from a pilot program at Kennedy Space Center show that electric cars are reducing greenhouse gas emissions by a far greater amount than expected, according to the program's coordinator.
FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cemtrex Inc.
Asahi Glass will produce HFO-1234yf for Honeywell to meet increased demand for the refrigerant MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., Jan.
Battery-electric vehicles, plug-in hybrids and other types of electric drive passenger vehicles will have less of an impact on greenhouse gas levels than many experts have predicted
Transparency Market Research Report added "Carbon Black Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2019" to its database.
The US and China were found to be among the top seven countries that contributed to global warming in the last century.
According to recent reports in the Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail, the BBC spent thousands of pounds attempting to thwart a Freedom of Information request regarding an eco-conference BBC executives
According to a new study, there are nearly 6,000 natural gas leaks under the streets of Washington, DC.
Earth's Atmosphere -- Earth's atmosphere consists of nitrogen (78.1%) and oxygen (20.9%), with small amounts of argon (0.9%), carbon dioxide (variable, but around 0.035%), water vapor, and other gases. The atmosphere protects life on Earth by absorbing ultraviolet solar radiation and reducing temperature extremes between day and night. 75% of the atmosphere exists within 11km of the planetary surface. Temperature and the Atmospheric Layers The temperature of the Earth's atmosphere...
Terraforming -- Terraforming (literally, "Earth-shaping") is the process of modifying a planet, moon or other body to a more habitable atmosphere, temperature or ecology. The term was first used in a science fiction novel, 'Seetee Shock' (1940?) by Jack Williamson, but the actual concept is older than that. An example in fiction is 'First and Last Men' by Olaf Stapledon in which Venus is modified, after a long and destructive war with the original inhabitants, who naturally object to the...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.