August 28, 2014 The Sciences A football field–sized area of land is being washed away every hour, and lawsuits are being filed to hold oil and gas companies responsible for the destruction Bob Marshall, The Lens and ProPublica November 21, 2016 Climate Jeff Sessions, choice for attorney general, has ridiculed greenhouse gas regulations Camille von Kaenel and ClimateWire January 1, 1981 Sustainability How much oil does the U.S. have left? Clues are yielded by computer simulation of the results of drilling for oil at random, but decisions on energy policy call for a thoroughgoing inventory of the resource... H. William Menard Scientific American Volume 244, Issue 1 10.1038/scientificamerican0181-55 March 1, 1998 Sustainability Recent innovations in underground imaging, steerable drilling and deepwater oil production could recover more of what lies below Roger N. Anderson March 1998 10.1038/scientificamerican0398-86 December 1, 1983 Tech They have evolved rapidly because of economic pressures to maintain commerce in icebound waters. They feature unusual hull designs and propulsion systems, and most of them are currently built in Finland... John D. Harbron Scientific American Volume 249, Issue 6 10.1038/scientificamerican1283-49 July 6, 2015 Sustainability Marine scientist Don Boesch on the fight to restore ecosystems damaged by the Deepwater Horizon disaster Richard Monastersky and Nature magazine December 28, 2007 Tech In 2007, our artificially intelligent companions moved closer to replacing us on the battlefield, improving healthcare (on Earth and in space) and even befriending our children Larry Greenemeier April 17, 2015 Sustainability It's on the beach, in the marshes, on the continental shelf and under the deep sea—and still not all of the oil has been found David Biello October 3, 2013 Sustainability The Texas plant claims that it will be the world's first commercial carbon dioxide mineralization plant, transforming the greenhouse gas CO2 into baking soda Michael Parker and The Conversation August 1, 1959 The Sciences Scientific American Volume 201, Issue 2 10.1038/scientificamerican0859-60 Originally published as "Science and the Citizen" in Scientific American Volume 201, Issue 2 July 27, 2015 Sustainability A new campaign video aims to make climate change a big part of the Democrat's presidential election effort Jennifer Yachnin and ClimateWire August 1, 1974 Sustainability Contrary to some widely held views, the ocean is the plausible place for man to dispose of some of his wastes. If the process is thoughtfully controlled, it will do no damage to marine life... Willard Bascom Scientific American Volume 231, Issue 2 10.1038/scientificamerican0874-16 June 1, 1967 The Sciences In many parts of the world the pumping of oil, gas or water out of the ground has caused the land to sink. Where oil or gas are involved the subsidence can be forestalled by pumping in water... Stanley N. Davis and Sullivan S. Marsden Scientific American Volume 216, Issue 6 10.1038/scientificamerican0667-93 September 1, 2008 Sustainability Former CIA director, R. James Woolsey, says America's oil dependence is a grave threat Stephen D. Solomon Earth 3.0 - Energy vs. Water 10.1038/scientificamericanearth0908-50 Originally published as "For Security, Get Off Oil" in Earth 3.0 - Energy vs. Water November 1, 1973 The Sciences Deep-sea drilling shows that the bottom of the western Pacific basin is different from the bottom of the eastern basin. The slow movement of the crust underlying the basin seems to account for the difference... Bruce C. Heezen and Ian D. MacGregor Scientific American Volume 229, Issue 5 10.1038/scientificamerican1173-102 October 1, 1956 Sustainability Earth's finite reserves of petroleum, natural gas and coal cannot continue to supply much longer the rising demand for energy. The development of new sources of energy must now have high priority... Eugene Ayres Scientific American Volume 195, Issue 4 10.1038/scientificamerican1056-43 March 1, 2009 Sustainability Nations scramble to claim their share of the petroleum riches trapped deep within the Arctic seabed as global warming loosens that ocean's icy grip on its bounty Jessa Gamble Earth 3.0 - Top 10 Myths about Sustainability 10.1038/scientificamericanearth0309-58 Originally published as "Arctic Landgrab" in Earth 3.0 - Top 10 Myths about Sustainability April 19, 2016 Energy Oil firms might pay to use CO 2 emissions from power plants, but low petroleum prices could doom the effort David Biello September 1, 1983 The Sciences The Mediterranean desert, Christopher Wren, monstrous growths, and industrial chemistry Philip Morrison Scientific American Volume 249, Issue 3 10.1038/scientificamerican0983-37 Originally published as "Books" in Scientific American Volume 249, Issue 3 August 1, 2017 Energy Debate rises over whether mining frozen gas beneath the ocean would aggravate global warming Zack Colman Expertise. Insights. Illumination.
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