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Handwriting on the wall: Arctic warming twice as much as anticipated, USA to suffer consequences

Handwriting on the wall: Arctic warming twice as much as anticipated, USA to suffer consequences

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People lie, numbers don't. The numbers are revealing an alarming trend in the Arctic. While global temperature increases have moderated across the ...

Study: 41 percent of Earth's amphibians destined for extinction

Study: 41 percent of Earth's amphibians destined for extinction Watch

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A grim report as published in "Nature" magazine warns that the planet Earth's many animal species are irrevocably headed towards extinction. ...

Ford takes hybrid plunge with electric-powered mountain bike

Ford takes hybrid plunge with electric-powered mountain bike Watch

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As part of its goal to put more lower-emission vehicles on the road, the Ford Motor Company has struck a deal with the California-based electric ...

Move over honey! A new study suggests bees may have the cure for hair loss!

Move over honey! A new study suggests bees may have the cure for hair loss! Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A new study out of Japan may bring hope to the millions of people around the world who struggle with hair loss, baldness and thinning hair.

YUCK! 270,000 tons of garbage is sitting in the ocean

YUCK! 270,000 tons of garbage is sitting in the ocean Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

For decades, the international scientific communities have known-and warned-about the growing amount of plastic trash in the world's oceans. ...

California drought the opposite of what we should see if global warming were to blame

California drought the opposite of what we should see if global warming were to blame Watch

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Government scientists have weighed in on the California drought, challenging the popular conclusion that the drought has been caused by global warming.

Natural climate change or global warming? Perhaps California's drought isn't your fault

Natural climate change or global warming? Perhaps California's drought isn't your fault Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Swimming in November, sweating in December; according to the National Climatic Data Center, California is experiencing its warmest year in 120 years ...

African giraffe population drops by 40 percent over last 15 years

African giraffe population drops by 40 percent over last 15 years Watch

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Unless immediate steps are taken to redress the issue, the African giraffe could well be on the way to extinction. The giraffe population has ...

Scientists predict 16 FEET of SEA LEVEL RISE as a literal Mt. Everest melts into Antarctic seas every two years

Scientists predict 16 FEET of SEA LEVEL RISE as a literal Mt. Everest melts into Antarctic seas every two years Watch

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Another study has been published, concluding that warmer ocean waters are melting Antarctic glaciers and contributing to sea level rise. The West ...

An Africa without desert? Study looks into ancient period of green Africa

An Africa without desert? Study looks into ancient period of green Africa Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A new study has revealed that Africa has been subject to mass climate change in the past, and may be incredibly vulnerable to it now.

You've heard of a Venus flytrap, but what about a HUMAN trap?

You've heard of a Venus flytrap, but what about a HUMAN trap? Watch

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An extinct, ancient, flesh-eating plant has been recently discovered via fossilized leaves that were preserved in Baltic amber which was found in ...

Climate change conference in Peru witness to firsthand disasters wrought by warming

Climate change conference in Peru witness to firsthand disasters wrought by warming Watch

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By Megan Rowling, Thomson Reuters Foundation

In Peru, where two weeks of U.N. climate talks begin Monday, melting glaciers and more extreme weather such as hot spells and flash frosts are ...

More people have cell phones than access to toilets in 21st century

More people have cell phones than access to toilets in 21st century Watch

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World Toilet Day, established by the United Nations, is intended to draw attention to the fact that much of the world doesn't have access to ...

California drought so bad, more residents forced to bathe out of buckets

California drought so bad, more residents forced to bathe out of buckets Watch

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While most Americans are digging out of an early freeze thanks to the "polar vortex" phenomenon, Californians are dealing with something of the ...

Youngest human remains in North America discovered in Alaska

Youngest human remains in North America discovered in Alaska Watch

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The remains of a pair of infants near the Tanana River in Alaska has been found by an archaeology team. The discovery represents the youngest ...

Is the Polar Vortex evidence of global warming? Actually, yes it is

Is the Polar Vortex evidence of global warming? Actually, yes it is Watch

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America is about to be plunged into a deep freeze this week with the return of the dreaded "polar vortex." As many people don heavy coats and take up ...

Bison 'mummy' may yield secrets as to how species became extinct

Bison 'mummy' may yield secrets as to how species became extinct Watch

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The remains of an almost-perfectly preserved steppe bison, discovered by members of the Yukagir tribe in northern Siberia, is now being closely ...

It's time for Catholics to become an essential part of the global warming solution

It's time for Catholics to become an essential part of the global warming solution Watch

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The United Nations is reporting that as climate warms, poverty will grow. Meanwhile, the Church reminds that any solution to global warming must ...

The desolation of smog: Carbon emissions must be cut - and soon

The desolation of smog: Carbon emissions must be cut - and soon Watch

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Unless carbon emissions are cut sharply and rapidly, climate change will inflict "severe, widespread, and irreversible impacts" on people and ...

California drought is only to get worse, scientists warn

California drought is only to get worse, scientists warn Watch

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Californians are praying for rainfall in the coming winter months. Everyone from the farmer to the well-heeled in Los Angeles, and San Francisco ...

The mighty blue whale would be just a snack to this giant mega shark

The mighty blue whale would be just a snack to this giant mega shark Watch

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A new study from the Florida Museum of Natural History reveals that the ancient and giant shark Megalodon-which could reach sizes in upwards of ...

Dinosaur with freakishly big arms even more amazing than believed

Dinosaur with freakishly big arms even more amazing than believed Watch

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Paleontologists had long been mystified by the dinosaur known as "deinocheirus mirificus." Since the 1960s, only the huge arms of the prehistoric ...

Antarctic ice reaches record level, but is global warming to blame?

Antarctic ice reaches record level, but is global warming to blame? Watch

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The Antarctic ice sheets have spread farther than any other time in modern, recorded history, according to scientists monitoring their spread. ...

Where's the global warming? Tempratures remain flat

Where's the global warming? Tempratures remain flat Watch

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According to climate change skeptics, the Earth's temperature has "plateaued" and global warming has taken a hiatus. Virtually all records seem to ...

Holy Bat Cave Batman: Miao Room cavern in China, world's largest could accommodate jumbo jet

Holy Bat Cave Batman: Miao Room cavern in China, world's largest could accommodate jumbo jet Watch

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The huge Miao Room cavern have been declared by a wide margin as the world's largest cave. Measuring 380.7 million cubic feet in volume, the ...

Stanford scientists link California drought to global warming, NASA says 'not so fast'

Stanford scientists link California drought to global warming, NASA says 'not so fast' Watch

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Stanford scientists say they have linked California's epic drought to global warming, although NASA scientists say they disagree. Regardless, the ...

Half the world's animals went extinct over past 40 years

Half the world's animals went extinct over past 40 years Watch

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The news for the Animal Kingdom is uniformly grim: Half of the world's animals went extinct over the past 40 years, all of it due to the fault ...

A new weapon in the war against Climate Change. How moderates and radicals are joining forces

A new weapon in the war against Climate Change. How moderates and radicals are joining forces Watch

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New York saw the largest climate-related march ever, where hundreds of thousands participated before the United Nations held a summit on climate ...