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From clay bricks to the naturally filtered pool, the Khamsa House in Senegal is literally green from the ground up.<p>As the war-torn city of Kabul, Afghanistan, is transformed into a maze of blast walls, military checkpoints, and foreign bases,...<p>I recently happened upon the website of Pedlars, a …

Architecture

Scientists just blew apart the myth of the global warming “pause”

A new study explains why manmade warming has appeared to slow down — and why it’s due to ramp up again soon<p>The so-called "pause" in global warming, object of much scientific study and climate denier mockery, is a mystery no more.<p>In a study published Thursday in the journal Science, three prominent …

Climate Change

Scientists stick it to climate deniers: Study provides direct evidence that human activity is causing global warming

For the first time, researchers directly observed carbon dioxide trapping heat in the atmosphere<p>People who continue to deny that human activity is directly impacting climate change (looking at you, Inhofe) had better pay attention to this one: scientists, for the first time, have provided direct …

Climate Change

'Shark Lady' Eugenie Clark, Famed Marine Biologist, Has Died

A pioneer in marine conservation and the study of shark behavior, Clark helped the public understand and appreciate the much maligned species.<p>Eugenie Clark, an American marine biologist who fell in love with sharks as a child with her nose pressed against an aquarium tank—and whose research on the …

The front line of climate change: Alaska village must relocate as Arctic sea ice thins

1 / 6<p>Kivalina<p>In this photo taken in Sept. 2005 and provided by Millie Hawley, Kivalina, an Inupiat Eskimo village is seen in on a barrier island off …

Global Warming

Scientists Can Construct a Mugshot Using Just DNA

By Carl Engelking | February 25, 2015 2:02 pm<p>(Credit: Shriver Claes/Penn State)<p>Putting pencil to paper has been the tried-and-true method to …

Genetics