Eyjafjallajokull Volcano Eruption, Iceland. Particulate emissions from volcanoes are among the factors temporarily slowing down global surface warming. Although the global climate has continued to build up heat at an incredibly rapid rate, there has been a keen focus among climate contrarians and in the …

At the world’s first major geoengineering conference, two separate scientists put forward proposals to use lasers to modify the Earth’s climate and fight global warming, from space. One suggested that a satellite equipped with a high-powered laser could grow clouds in the atmosphere below; the other proposed lasers …

Has the Atlantic Ocean Stalled Global Warming?

August 21, 2014 :: 0 Comments

Off the east coast of Greenland, where these icebergs are, salty water sinking into the deep may carry atmospheric heat with it—helping to slow global warming. Temperatures at Earth’s surface aren’t rising as fast as they did in the 1990s, even though the amount of …

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