NASA Images Show Antarctica’s Eagle Island Almost Ice-Free

NASA images show a new side of Antarctica, an almost ice-free side. The images show a breathtaking view, and not in the sense that one would have when looking at something beautiful. I am sure it is beautiful, but for our planet, that melted ice has to go somewhere. Just a few days after we wrote about it being warmer in Antarctica than Louisiana, the highest temperatures ever recorded at Argentina’s Esperanza research station arrived: 65 degrees Fahrenheit. The gif image below tells a chilling story that is just heating up.

Climate Change Heads Off The Chart In 16 Seconds

No need to wait very long for climate change to show up on the earth’s timeline. Climate scientist Ed Hawkins of the National Centre for Atmospheric Science at the University of Reading, UK (@ed_hawkins) posted this hypnotic moving image of climate change on Twitter this week. Spiralling global temperatures from 1850-2016 (full … [continued]

May 2014 Was The Hottest May On Record

While not technically a clean-technology story, the fervent need for such technology would not be as necessary if not for the continuing planet-wide warming trends, making the news that May 2014 was the hottest May on records a big deal. According to the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), a part … [continued]