German scientist predicts new Ice Age now approaching
By: Terrence Aym
Panicking people fleeing dying cities…Pandemics and epidemics breaking out…Europe facing regional famines…Countries going to war…Millions dying…The plot for a new Hollywood disaster movie? No. Scenes from the near future. For those that live in the upper half of the northern...
The science and philosophy of global warming
By: Lane Weinberg
We all have heard of Global Warming, but few people truly understand the phenomenon and its danger to our mother, Earth. People often cite cold temperatures as evidence that the ‘warming’ is not taking place, but again this is a misconception. Before, I actually...
By: Ethan Fredrick Petry
The coldest places on Earth This article is about the coldest places on the planet called Earth. I am going to name the top five coldest places on Earth. At the end of the article there will be honorable mentioned for the coldest places...
Why the Arctic is seeing thinner sea ice
By: Krystal Waldron
NOAA scientists have been investigating why the arctic sea is seeing thinner sea ice. NOAA scientists have found that summertime sea ice is melting faster than any had ever predicted. Thirty five NOAA researchers were conducting studies back in April 23, 2008. Director of the...
By: Tina Brewster
There are five air masses that effect weather in the United States during a typical year. “Air masses are relatively large bodies of air that are fairly horizontally uniform in characteristics. They have relatively uniform temperature and moisture content; the region separating two different...
What is the difference between weather and climate?
By: Bill Georato
The Difference Between Weather and Climate When you wake up in the morning, perhaps one of the first things you do is to turn on the radio or TV and check the weather report. “It’s going to be cold and blustery today,&rdquo...
The coldest places on Earth
By: D. Victor
Winter is a time for the coldest temperatures to be registered in places within the temperate zones. However, some places on earth experience cold conditions far longer than others. Proximity to the Earth’s poles, altitude and climate contribute to some places being bitterly cold...
The coldest places on Earth
By: Bill Georato
The Coldest Places on Earth A funny thing happens in winter. It gets cold. No matter where you are on the planet, it is cold. But there is cold, and there is C-O-L-D. And folks, these places are serious, no kidding around cold. Here are...
Energy breakthrough: Device harnesses solar power to make liquid fuel
By: Terrence Aym
In an amazing technological leap ahead, a team of brilliant scientists from the US and Switzerland joined forces to construct the prototype for a wondrous machine that captures the sun's energy and converts it to usable liquid fuels.For most of the last century, researchers...
By: Matilda Willows
Volcanoes are natural and amazing phenomena of our planet earth. They are often recognized as mountains but are not always in mountain shape. They sometimes occur as flat holes on the earth's surface or under the ocean. They often make their way to news headlines...

 

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