Alarm Clock Stopped At 01:32|Humor

Alarm Clock Stopped At 01:32|Humor

The clock did not look like this one An alarm clock owner in the Cambodian second-city of Battambang has told of how he awoke late this morning, after his normally-reliable alarm clock failed to wake him up at the normal agreed time. Moys Kenwood, 55, sets his gray-colored Tesco alarm clock to wake him at […]

Alarm as ice loss from Antarctica triples in the past five years

Alarm as ice loss from Antarctica triples in the past five years

Crevasses near the grounding line of Pine Island Glacier, AntarcticaIan Joughin, University of Washington By Michael Le Page The forecasts they are a-changin’. In 2007, the official view was that there would be no net ice loss from Antarctica over the next century. By 2012, it was clear that Antarctic was already losing ice. And […]

Acid lakes may be a false alarm but we can’t afford complacency

Acid lakes may be a false alarm but we can’t afford complacency

Hans Blossey/Getty IN 2003, a scary phrase made its debut in the scientific literature. In a paper in Nature, a couple of scientists at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California cautioned that, over the coming centuries, carbon dioxide released from burning fossil fuels would dissolve in the ocean and make it significantly less alkaline. […]