Tag: climate change

Sep 9, 2020

Colorado Just Went from a 100°F Heatwave to a 12″ Snowstorm in 48 Hours

Colorado Just Went from a 100°F Heatwave to a 12″ Snowstorm in 48 Hours

In 2020, nothing is off the table

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Jun 26, 2020

A 5-Minute Overview on Locust Swarms and Their Impact on East Africa

A 5-Minute Overview on Locust Swarms and Their Impact on East Africa

In a region where food is already scarce, billions of insects are now eating everything in sight

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Sep 10, 2018

Temperature Anomalies by Country from 1880-2017

Temperature Anomalies by Country from 1880-2017

Using NASA GISTEMP data, Antti Lipponen, a research scientist at the Finnish Meteorological Institute, created this fascinating data visualization

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Jul 13, 2018

Timelapse Shows 10 Billion Tons of Ice Calving Off a Glacier in Greenland

Timelapse Shows 10 Billion Tons of Ice Calving Off a Glacier in Greenland

An iceberg the size of Manhattan calves off the Helheim Glacier over a period of 30 minutes

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Jul 4, 2017

1.5m Volunteers in India Plant Record-Breaking 66 Million Trees in 12 Hours

1.5m Volunteers in India Plant Record-Breaking 66 Million Trees in 12 Hours

The initiative is part of the Paris Agreement where India vowed to increase forest coverage by 5+ million hectares by 2030

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Mar 26, 2017

Boaty McBoatface Just Set Off On Its Antarctic Adventure

Boaty McBoatface Just Set Off On Its Antarctic Adventure

Last year the UK gov launched an online contest for the public to name its new polar research ship. Boaty McBoatface won in a landslide but

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