« Stupéfiant » : La Terre a perdu 28 000 milliards de tonnes de glace en 23 ans

Des scientifiques des universités de Leeds et d’Édimbourg et de l’University College London ont analysé des relevés par satellite des glaciers, des montagnes et des calottes glaciaires entre 1994 et 2017 afin de déterminer l’impact du réchauffement climatique. Leur article a été publié dans la revue Cryosphere. Décrivant la perte

Plus
Threats from the Far North Melting Arctic is a time bomb for the planet and human health

Threats from the Far North

/

On May 29th, the tank of a Russian mining group installed on the frozen ground of Arctic Siberia saw its pillars break, releasing 21,000 tons of diesel into the wilderness. The cause of this ecological disaster is attributed to the melting of the permafrost, the permanently frozen ground.

Plus
After the coronavirus, the heat wave?

After the coronavirus, the heat wave?

While we were well confined, in fear that a nasty virus would send us ad patres, global warming was quietly continuing its progression. We didn't realize it too much, deprived of the freedom to go outside, but the thermometer showed, in this month of April, some

Plus
Can we flatten the climate curve?

Can we flatten the climate curve?

What a great learning moment we are currently living through! The coronavirus crisis brings us a lot of experiences that we could build on. We have learned about the "flattening of the curve" of the pandemic. Why not take advantage of this experience and the concepts that have emerged from it?

Plus
the greenpeace campaign that disturbs

Greenpeace's forbidden advertising

"This Greenpeace advertisement was banned from the Paris metro and cinema networks. The NGO wanted once again to denounce the inaction of political leaders in the face of the climate emergency. In its press release, Greenpeace reports that the statement was judged "to have been made by the court of justice".

Plus

How are we going to live in the "urban furnaces"?

How are we going to live in the cities of the South of France if new climatic furnaces develop, as in 2019, endangering life? 2019 was the year of climatic awakening. Montpellier, Marseille, Toulouse, Narbonne, Nîmes... So many southern cities in which the inhabitants are active, active, active, active, active...

Plus
Will Australia's mega-fires have an impact on the global climate?

Will Australia's mega-fires have an impact on the global climate?

//

The whole world is stunned by the images of the giant fires ravaging Australia. Their scale would almost make the fires in California, Russia and even the Amazon almost insignificant compared to the "Monster", the mega fire that is currently raging. The damage caused locally is considerable and still far from being quantified, in particular to

Plus
1 2 3 4 5 18