University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers have conducted detailed modeling to reveal that characteristics of natural very low—frequency radio waves known as chorus in the Earths upper atmosphere are primarily responsible for the observed relativistic electron build-up showing that radial diffusion is not responsible for the observed acceleration during an atmospheric storm.
Snow, ice and other hazardous wintry conditions account for more than 4,000 lives and thousands of injuries each year in the United States.
The changing climate is more complicated to model than we assumed. There are interrelated variables that work together to amplify the effects.
More than 780 million people lack access to safe drinking water, two and a half times the population of the United States.
It looks like Elon Musk and his friends at Solar City are at it again. First, there was the Tesla electric car.
Geothermal energy originates from the original formation of the planet and from radioactive decay of minerals. In 2010, the United States led the world in geothermal electricity production with 3,086 MW of installed capacity from 77 power plants.
Described as being the coldest, driest, and windiest continent, its no wonder why there are so many unknown mysteries of Antarctica.
A nationwide survey has found that renewable energy is the British public’s top investment choice after property but is the number one alternative for 18 to 24-year-olds.
Interplay between genes and the environment has been pondered at least since the phrase nature versus nurture was coined in the mid-1800s.
Among the most interesting exhibitors at the recent Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Philadelphia may have been the Asphalt Pavement Alliance challenging what we thought we knew about urban heat island effect with new research from Arizona State University.