Greenland Has a Mysterious ‘Dark Zone’ — And It’s Getting Even Darker

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Live Science Satellite images reveal the dark zone of the Greenland ice sheet, which is leading to a positive feedback … Continue reading Greenland Has a Mysterious ‘Dark Zone’ — And It’s Getting Even Darker

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Climate scientists are working on a way to predict snow eight months in advance

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Popular Science In Sarah Kapnick’s world, Atlantic hurricanes and California snowstorms aren’t far apart. Like all climatological phenomena, both are … Continue reading Climate scientists are working on a way to predict snow eight months in advance

How machine learning could help to improve climate forecasts

Conventional computer algorithms rely on programmers entering reams of rules and facts to guide the system’s output. Machine-learning systems — and a subset, deep-learning systems, which simulate complex neural networks in the human brain — derive their own rules after combing through large amounts of data.

See the Effects of Climate Change Across Earth (Video)

Melting glaciers in Alaska measured between 2003-2013. Credit: ESA/Planetary Visions A new video from the European Space Agency explains how changes in climate are causing sea levels to rise around … Continue reading See the Effects of Climate Change Across Earth (Video)

India just committed to selling only electric cars by 2030 

It’s been a particularly glum couple of days for climate scientists, with President Donald Trump withdrawing US support for the Paris Climate Agreement, an action that resulted in the resignation of serial entrepreneur … Continue reading India just committed to selling only electric cars by 2030 

Apple, Google and Microsoft will fight Trump’s anti-climate order with clean energy

Taking a stance against the anti-climate executive order issued by President Trump earlier this week, Apple, Google, Microsoft and Amazon have stated they will remain committed to using clean energy in … Continue reading Apple, Google and Microsoft will fight Trump’s anti-climate order with clean energy

Hackers downloaded US government climate data and stored it on European servers during Trump’s inauguration

As Donald Trump was sworn into office as the new president of the US on Jan. 20, a group of around 60 programmers and scientists were gathered in the Department … Continue reading Hackers downloaded US government climate data and stored it on European servers during Trump’s inauguration