IPCC ‘Regrets’ Himalayan Glacier Melting Statement in 2007 Report

January 21, 2010 by  
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photo: futureatlas.com via flickr. The IPCC has issued a statement regarding the inclusion of a non-peer reviewed speculative statement about the rate of Himalayan glacier melting , and the assertion that some could be entirely gone by 2035, in the latest assessment report from 2007.

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Nanotechnology Turning Your Cotton T-Shirt and Polyester Pants Into Batteries

January 21, 2010 by  
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Images via PhysOrg (Credit: American Chemical Society) and BBC (Credit: Nanoletters) Stanford University researchers aren’t stopping at paper when it comes to exploring how carbon nanotubes can be used to create thin, flexible batteries. They’ve moved on from paper and ink to cotton and polyester. Looking at combining carbon nanotubes and fabrics, the research team is bringing us closer to having wearabl…

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Over a Hundred Massive Icebergs Heading Towards New Zealand (Photos)

November 25, 2009 by  
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Photo via New Zeal Ships passing through the southern Pacific Ocean have been issued a warming: beware of hundreds of massive icebergs. Seems that they’ve broken off of an Antarctic ice floe and are now drifting towards New Zealand.

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Confirmed: Obama Sets US Emissions Reductions Targets, Will Attend Copenhagen Talks

November 25, 2009 by  
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Photo via the Telegraph News broke this morning that Obama will attend the COP15 climate talks in Copenhagen after all, boosting the hopes that a more effective climate agreement will be reached.

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