January 27, 2014 Sustainability China is drilling ahead for shale gas, but the country faces economic, environmental and geologic challenges in tapping the resource 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 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 December 17, 2018 Policy & Ethics Policies championed by the departing Interior Secretary will also increase emissions from public lands Adam Aton and E&E News March 1, 2000 Space "Is the right stuff enough?" asks staff writer Sarah Simpson Sarah Simpson March 2000 10.1038/scientificamerican0300-61 November 21, 2016 Climate Jeff Sessions, choice for attorney general, has ridiculed greenhouse gas regulations Camille von Kaenel and ClimateWire November 12, 2015 Late last week, President Obama formally rejected TransCanada's request to build the Keystone XL pipeline, indicating the pipeline had become more important politically than practically... Robert Fares 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Support Science Journalism
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