Great planet wide weather cycles are shaped by the sun and the rotation of the earth. The shape of the earth also contributes and in concert causes the Coriolis effect.
"The Long Thaw" is a modern classic of science exposition, setting forth the physical basis for how the greenhouse effect and Earth's carbon cycle work. Get the gist with this enhanced content summary review.
Powers far greater than humans might be at play with Earth's air/water system.
Glaciers are melting, but no faster than they always have, and in some cases, they are even growing.
The biggest challenge that mankind is facing in this century is "global warming" and there is a "global warning" given by scientist to save the earth, here are some simple but important tips to achieve it.
Natural disasters have basic causes at their source. For weather phenomena, it is the difference between hot and cold air masses. The greater that difference, the more severe and catastrophic the disaster. Climate...
Despite the overwhelming evidence of science that our planet is getting hotter there is still a rump of deniers who say global warming is bunk.
The history of global warming is a fascinating subject with many twists, turns and controversies. Despite what some believe, "Climate Change" is not a term that was invented recently.
A weird weather pattern has plagued the Pacific Ocean from Alaska to Mexico for the past several years and scientists are still stumped. But is it the result of undersea vulcanism?
Climate Change deniers have a lot of myths about climate change. Here are six of the main arguments against global warming, and why they are all hot air.