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Climate Change

Climate Change

Climate change is the most important issue of our time right now- it will affect every part of our lives, from the weather to the animals on the planet. But what is climate change?

Antarctica heatwave

Antarctica Heatwave: When, Why and What It Means

Antarctica experienced an unusual heatwave this last summer, which began in late spring and lasted for four months. Scientists predict […]

green snow antarctica

‘Green Snow’ is Spreading Across Antarctica: What Does It Mean?

A study has found that algae growing along the coastlines of Antarctica is turning snow green. This algae will continue […]

death valley temperature

A National Park in the US Just Recorded the Hottest Temperature on Earth

On August 16, Death Valley, a national park in California and Nevada, recorded a preliminary high temperature of 54.4 degrees […]

carbon sink

What is a Carbon Sink and Where Can We Find Them?

Carbon is an essential element to all life on Earth. It is part of the molecules, like DNA and protein, […]

climate change

What is Climate Change?

Climate change is the process of the Earth heating up. It describes the changes in conditions such as weather, temperature […]

Greenland Ice Sheet

Scientists Underestimating Greenland Ice Sheet Melt- Study

In the summer of 2019, the ice sheet covering Greenland experienced significant melting. A study revealed that the loss was […]

arctic ice free summers

The Arctic Could Have Ice-Free Summers by 2050

A new study shows that the Arctic will have ice-free summers by 2050. This will have terrible consequences for the […]

greenhouse gases

What are Greenhouse Gases?

Greenhouse gases are gases in the Earth’s atmosphere that trap heat. They let sunlight pass through the atmosphere, but stop […]

nuclear energy

What is Nuclear Energy?

Nuclear energy is a very powerful type of energy which is used to create electricity. It is created when the […]

permafrost

What is Permafrost?

If you go somewhere very cold and dry, such as the Arctic, and dig deep beneath the ground, you’ll find […]

biofuels

What are Biofuels?

Biofuels are fuels that are made from recently lifeless or living biological material, but they are mostly made from plants […]

Antarctica heatwave

Antarctica Heatwave: When, Why and What It Means

Antarctica experienced an unusual heatwave this last summer, which began in late spring and lasted for four months. Scientists predict […]

green snow antarctica

‘Green Snow’ is Spreading Across Antarctica: What Does It Mean?

A study has found that algae growing along the coastlines of Antarctica is turning snow green. This algae will continue […]

california fires

California is Experiencing Its Worst Fires Ever Recorded

California in the United States usually has the worst of its fire season in September or October. However, this year’s […]

death valley temperature

A National Park in the US Just Recorded the Hottest Temperature on Earth

On August 16, Death Valley, a national park in California and Nevada, recorded a preliminary high temperature of 54.4 degrees […]

carbon sink

What is a Carbon Sink and Where Can We Find Them?

Carbon is an essential element to all life on Earth. It is part of the molecules, like DNA and protein, […]

climate change

What is Climate Change?

Climate change is the process of the Earth heating up. It describes the changes in conditions such as weather, temperature […]

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