Cheaper carbon capture is on the way

RICHLAND, Wash.–As part of a marathon research effort to lower the cost of carbon capture, chemists have now demonstrated a method to seize carbon dioxide (CO2) that reduces costs by…

BBC: Switching Consumers to Green Energy Tariffs Without Asking Permission Increases Acceptance

The BBC is excited that 80-90% of Swiss consumers are still on green tariffs, four years after power companies adopted expensive green energy as the default choice for consumers.

Climate adaptation follies. Part I: The New Jersey challenge

Reposted from Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on March 7, 2021 by curryja |  by Judith Curry New Jersey has a sea level rise problem.  How should this be managed? New Jersey’s peninsular…

Israeli Study: Aspirin Helps Protect against Covid-19

Do not take aspirin without consulting your doctor – aspirin use, even in small doses, can have nasty and sometimes fatal side effects. But a recent Israeli study of 10,477…

A Closer Look at What Happened in Texas During the Deep Freeze:

While no statewide records were broken, some of the records that were reported were quite shocking to say the least. The two coldest days were Monday, February 15 and Tuesday,…

In First, Scientists Trace Fastest Solar Particles to Their Roots on the Sun

“Normally, you have to infer this kind of thing – you’d say, ‘look we saw an SEP and a solar flare, and the SEP probably came from the solar flare,’”…