She’s finding new ways collect and share data in rapidly growing cities — and the results will help to build a healthier future for the entire planet.
Sarah Fecht, Author at State of the Planet
Some solutions are over 100 times cheaper than others, costing as little as $1 per person.
Nicholas Stern is optimistic that we can create a zero-carbon world economy in the coming decades. What he’s worried about is whether we will, he said in a recent talk.
In a new study, scientists use urine salts to reconstruct the timing and scale of the Neolithic revolution at a Turkish archaeological site.
The report details how to translate climate science into local action.
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Led by Lamont-Doherty researchers, a new study is the first to measure the time lags between changing ocean currents and major climate shifts.
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