Global sea ice loss is not 'canceled out' by Antarctic sea ice gains, NASA study reveals
Contrary to the popular claim that Antarctic sea ice increases ‘cancel out’ the loss of ice in the Arctic, a new stud...
Smithsonian investigates climate sceptic's funding sources
The Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) has launched an inquiry into one of its researchers, solar phys...
What's with the brutally cold weather in Boston?
Polar vortex is pushing freezing cold air to America.
For a second year in a row, North America has shivered through a brutally cold winter – this year with the Northeast ...
What caused North QLDS's earthquake?
Geoscience Australia explains the 5.2 magnitude quake.
We caught up with Geoscience Australia to chat about the magnitude 5.2 earthquake earlier this week, which was centre...
Megadrought 'likely to hit the western US by end of century'
The southwestern US is no stranger to droughts. California is currently in one of the worst droughts on record for th...
Delta build-up bucks the land-loss trend
Build up is a sharp contrast to the coastline elsewhere.
1984 – the deltas in Atchafalaya Bay. Credit: NASA/Earth Observatory 2014 – the deltas in Atchafalaya Bay. Credit;...
What tectonic plates float on
Dynamite shakes the truth from the Earth's underbelly.
Any geologist will tell you the Earth’s crust is broken into tectonic plates that “float” around like gigantic rafts....
Red Sea grows to become our newest ocean
Tremors explained as 'birthing pains'.
The regular earth tremors felt by people living around the Red Sea are the "birthing pains of Earth's newest ocean – ...
Yellowstone's famous spots have changed
The colour change is thanks to tourists.
Don Pugh – Flickr The image above is from a holiday snap in 1958. The one below of more recent times. The colour c...
The challenges of Antarctic photography
Flipped iceberg video shows behind-the-scenes challenges.
You may remember we published some stunning photographs by Alex Cornell of a recently flipped iceberg in the Antarcti...
Scientists warn we should start working on climate change geo-engineering
Scientists have issued a stark warning that we should start thinking about unproven geo-engineering solutions so they...
Stunning cloud streets over the Bering Sea
NASA’s satellites capture a stunning image.
NASA/Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA GSFC On 23 January one of NASA’s satellites captured a stun...