Climate Change Stories
From stories about pioneering work in solar fuels and carbon capture, to building resilient coastal infrastructure, to how the insurance industry is rewriting risk management strategies, Anthropocene magazine aims to be a leading voice in the conversation about the global transition to decarbonized economies.
In their strategy, CO2 pulled from the air is stored in deep, hot, saltwater aquifers; Heat brought to the surface is then used to power the DAC process.
Researchers imagined what would happen if bioenergy crops grew where livestock once roamed. Their findings are striking.
A simple new refinery method separates the components of complex plant matter for processing into economically viable, carbon-neutral biofuels and chemicals.
Nearly 250 researchers drew more than 59,000 participants from 63 countries to compare climate change messages in a head-to-head test.
Community and climate are both important considerations but they don’t always align.
The team found that a mix of established and rookie technologies could cut 85% of emissions from sectors ranging from steel and cement production to chemical manufacturing.
Researchers tried out alternate ways of framing the need for climate-friendly investment to a group of veteran financial professionals. Only optimism moved the needle.
Spoiler: They found no evidence that rational public discourse distracts people from the systemic changes necessary to decarbonize and reduce energy use across society.
Everything in China happens at scale. That can be good. . .or bad for the world’s carbon budget.
When researchers factored in land use, they found pasture-finished beef was significantly more carbon-intensive than the grain-finished alternative.