How much carbon can the ocean store?

Peter de Menocal, marine paleoclimatologist and director of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, recently discussed ocean carbon dioxide removal at a TEDxBoston: Planetary Stewardship event. In this interview with The Conversation, he delves into the risks and benefits of human intervention and describes an ambitious plan to build a vast network of autonomous sensors in … Read more

Kuo: Apple releases foldable iPad with carbon fiber kickstand in 2024

Apple will release a foldable iPad with a carbon fiber kickstand sometime next year, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. in The series of tweetsKuo said that he expects an “iPad‌ with an all-new foldable design” to be the next big product launch in the ‌iPad‌ lineup, with no other major iPad releases‌ in the next … Read more

A global carbon price is a fraction of what we need – because only a fifth of global emissions are priced

At the end of last year, the global average price of emitting one ton of greenhouse gases was about US$5.29 (US$7.77). For pricing to work as we want it to – to wean us off fossil fuels – it needs to be around $75 by the end of the decade, according to the International Monetary … Read more

‘Carbon Pirates’ Preying on Indigenous Communities in the Amazon | carbon offset

a A number of indigenous communities in the Amazon say “carbon pirates” have become a threat to their way of life as Western companies seek to secure deals in their lands to offset the projects. Across the world’s largest rainforest, indigenous leaders say carbon offset companies do business with them and promise big financial benefits … Read more

How to stop it, and why carbon dioxide matters

Scientists around the world are seeking to learn more about how rising average temperatures around the world are affecting the weather. They say it is increasingly likely that climate change will increase the intensity, frequency or duration of weather events. It results in higher temperatures in heat waves and adding a percentage of precipitation to … Read more

Planet Accelerates Deployment of Forest Carbon Control System

Written by: Ruby Schengler and Tara O’Shea Planet Planet’s founding mission is to use space to help life on Earth, and we’re excited to achieve that goal by announcing our acquisition of Salo Sciences! Salo is a climate technology company that builds advanced forest observation systems to measure the Earth’s ever-changing ecosystems using artificial intelligence … Read more

Circulating biodiversity “credits” are key to environmental action plans, but critics aren’t convinced

Have you ever wondered how much money a single koala might be worth? In many states, there is a market that can tell you. “Right now, a koala credit is about $400,” explains Megan Evans, an environmental policy researcher at the University of New South Wales. The credit is the compensation a developer would need … Read more