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El Niño Drives Rapid Natural CO2 Uptick

Fastest annual increase of carbon dioxide on record helped by an El Niño driven natural CO2 boost, according to Met Office scientist. The rising concentration of atmospheric carbon dioxide…




Operation IceBridge Spring Campaign Ends

NASA’s Operation IceBridge completes 2016 Arctic Spring Campaign which studied the Greenland Ice Sheet and Arctic sea ice. From NASA Operation IceBridge, NASA’s airborne survey…


NASA’s IMERG Estimates Rainfall

NASA estimates rainfall totals in recent Texas and Oklahoma flooding using its Integrated Multi-satellitE Retrievals for GPM (IMERG). From NASA NASA’s Integrated Multi-satellitE Retrievals for GPM (IMERG)…


NASA Study Reveals Arctic Greening

NASA satellite imagery highlights details of Arctic greening. Almost a third of the land cover – much of it Arctic tundra – is looking more like…








Trees Emit Natural Aerosols That Seed Clouds

Researchers uncover processes behind the creation and evolution of natural aerosols, small atmospheric particles free from the influence of pollution, that can seed cloud formation. From Carnegie Mellon…



Evidence Of An Ice Age On Mars

Scientists discover evidence of an ice age on Mars from space probe radar imagery of the Martian north pole. Data reveal information about climate change….





Earth’s Albedo Is Stable Says Study

New data on the variability of the Earth’s reflectance – its albedo – over the last 16 years has been published in Geophysical Research Letters. The…


Atmospheric Aerosols Can Cool Climate

Climate engineering using atmospheric aerosols could lead to significant cooling to help offset climate change, according to a new study – but it would still mean greenhouse…