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April 2, 2020: In 774/775, tree rings show a spike in carbon-14 unlike anything else. At last, scientists think they know why.
April 2, 2020: TL;DR: As of April 2, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 is almost 00 off of its usual price.  Seeing as a lot of us, if we're lucky, are now working from home for the foreseeable future, it's important for all of us to have something to, you know, do work on. Some would call it a laptop. But, if you've got th...
March 30, 2020: Bank pledges to align all of its financing activities with goals of Paris climate agreementBarclays has bowed to investor pressure over its climate track record and announced plans to shrink its carbon footprint to net zero by 2050.The bank, which has its headquarters in London, has pledged to align all of its finan...
March 29, 2020: A city more reliant than most on oil and gas reserves hopes to profit from a shift to net zeroAberdeen is one of the few cities in the world where your taxi driver is almost guaranteed to know the global market price for oil.It is the second week of March in the capital of the North Sea oil and gas industry and Aber...
March 27, 2020: Bill McKibben compares the prevention of the spread of COVID-19 through social distancing to the way we can fight climate change through small, consistent interventions.
March 27, 2020: As a huge fan of both the Altered Carbon books and Netflix series, I figured I should probably check out Altered Carbon Resleeved, the new anime movie set in the same universe. Nope.
March 27, 2020: So, everyone is in the same boat right now, and they're scooping up all the good tech deals at lightning speed. Like, you can't even get a Nintendo Switch right now.  The same goes for laptops and tablets — it is slim pickings right now, but we still found some worthwhile sales in the midst of the wastela...
March 25, 2020: Eliza Griswold writes about a growing trend among Christians who observe Lent by limiting their carbon footprint or other consumption in service of the Earth, rather than themselves.
March 24, 2020: In the days following Barack Obama’s election as president, incoming chief of staff Rahm Emmanuel made a bold declaration about how the administration would respond to the urgent financial crisis. “You never want a serious crisis to go to waste,” he said, citing a range of challenges, from climate ...
March 23, 2020: But N95 masks are a harder problem.
March 20, 2020: A rich source of carbon and other nutrients has been discovered in groundwater atop Arctic permafrost, scientists say in a paper released on Friday.
March 20, 2020: For 20 years Kamikatsu has led the way in the world’s second biggest producer of plastic wasteThe residents of a remote village on the Japanese island of Shikoku have spent almost two decades reusing, recycling and reducing, united behind a mission to end their dependence on incinerators and landfill as the world ...
March 20, 2020: Efforts to get at-home test kits for the COVID-19 coronavirus are ramping up quickly, and two more health industry startups are bringing their own products to market, with both Carbon Health and Nurx starting shipping of their own in-home sample collection kits. Both of these new offerings are the same in terms of a...
March 18, 2020: Butterfly Ventures says it's the first carbon-neutral VC firm in Europe. They also want to help their portfolio companies do the same.
March 13, 2020: By the time you finish this article, you will understand how carbon credits work and learn about some of the innovative business opportunities in this emerging field - a field that has the mother of all tailwinds supporting future demand.
March 13, 2020: And so begins mass work-from-home. One thing's for sure: You're going to need a good laptop if you're home for the foreseeable future.  Thankfully, there are a lot of them on sale (tablets, too), like the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon for ,000 off, among others.  Check out the full list of deals for the weeken...
March 12, 2020: Even if all 50 states achieve 50 percent carbon-free energy generation by 2050, carbon emissions will drop only slightly, according to a new projection by the U. S. Energy Information Agency.
March 12, 2020: Schools around the globe are switching to online classes and more workers are learning how to work remotely. Analysts are calling it a real-time, global technology experiment that could ultimately create new emissions-curbing habits.
March 11, 2020: As China moves its rural population into urban areas, it is working fast to create smart
March 11, 2020: Budget includes billions to clean up heavy industry, transport and heatingThe British government has taken its first small steps towards tackling carbon emissions from the most polluting sectors of the economy by ploughing billions into decarbonising heavy industry, transport and heating.The Treasury set out a multi...
March 11, 2020: Renée Elise Goldsberry and Simone Missick sat down with Mashable to discuss the second season of Altered
March 10, 2020: Find out what could be next for Altered Carbon characters, and get look at the new anime series Altered Carbon: Resleeved.
March 10, 2020: Britain cannot become carbon neutral by 2050 without significant changes in lifestyle and land use such as banning aviation and meat production, a new report by a British government-funded research firm said Tuesday.
March 9, 2020: Altered
March 9, 2020: Due to the spread of COVID-19, many tech conferences in 2020 are being reevaluated. A new generation of virtual conferences can help corporations to revisit their strategies with regards to travel and events, but this is a great opportunity to start reducing corporate carbon emissions.