Carbon


Ancient Mayan Deforestation is Still Affecting Central America’s Carbon Reserves

Ancient Mayan Deforestation is Still Affecting Central America’s Carbon Reserves

It may take centuries or even millennia to recover if the soil is disturbed....

Aug 21 2018, 11:06am CDT

Carbon Monoxide from California Wildfires are Drifting as Far as the East

Carbon Monoxide from California Wildfires is Drifting to East

New animation shows concentrations of carbon monoxide from California's massive wildfires drifting east across the U.S....

Aug 16 2018, 7:43am CDT

Scientists Create Mineral That Removes Carbon Dioxide from Atmosphere

Scientists Create Mineral That Removes Carbon Dioxide from Atmosphere

Removing carbon emissions is a critical step to stop climate change...

Aug 15 2018, 7:13am CDT

Arctic Carbon Cycle is Speeding Up, Study Finds

Arctic Carbon Cycle is Speeding Up, Study Finds

Carbon in Alaska's North Slope spends about 13 percent less time locked in frozen soil than it did 40 years ago....

Aug 4 2018, 5:12am CDT

Carbon Nanotubes Created from a Household Cleaning Chemical

Carbon Nanotubes Created from a Household Cleaning Chemical

Scientists Manage to Create Carbon Nanotubes from a Simple Solvent...

May 17 2018, 11:08am CDT

Carbon Dioxide Levels in Atmosphere Reach New Record

Carbon Dioxide Levels in the Atmosphere Reach New Record

The average carbon dioxide in the atmosphere was 410.31 ppm for the month of April, which is the highest in recorded history...

May 5 2018, 7:08pm CDT

Eroding Mountains Release More Carbon Dioxide into the Atmosphere Than They Absorb

Eroding Mountains Release More Carbon Dioxide into the Atmosphere Than They Absorb

The latest study provides new insight into mountain-based carbon cycles...

Apr 15 2018, 7:23am CDT

Arctic Permafrost may Unleash Carbon within Decades

Arctic Permafrost May Unleash Carbon Within Decades

NASA study says that Arctic permafrost will add a massive amount of carbon into the atmosphere as it melts....

Mar 6 2018, 11:19am CST

McLaren Senna Carbon Theme Makes its Public Debut at Geneva Motor Show 2018

McLaren Senna Carbon Theme Makes its Public Debut at Geneva Motor Show 2018

McLaren Build Special Carbon Theme Senna Vehicle which is a Wonderful Surprise for the 88th Geneva International Motor Show...

Mar 1 2018, 7:33am CST

BMW i3 Carbon Edition Actually Looks Good

BMW i3 Carbon Edition Actually Looks Good

BMW's ugliest car looks acceptable in this special edition....

May 5 2017, 7:05am CDT

Chevrolet Offers Corvette Carbon 65 Edition for 2018 Grand Sport 3LT and Z06 3LZ

Chevrolet Offers Corvette Carbon 65 Edition for 2018 Grand Sport 3LT and Z06 3LZ

2018 Corvette Carbon 65 Edition celebrates the 65 years of history...

Apr 11 2017, 9:57pm CDT

 Geneva Motor Show 2017: Bugatti Chiron to Reveal New Special Edition in Carbon Fibre Color “Blue Royal”

Geneva Motor Show 2017: Bugatti Chiron to Reveal New Special Edition in Carbon Fibre Color “Blue Royal”

The £2 million car will be showcased in a new color in the event...

Mar 7 2017, 6:29am CST

World's Largest Peatland With 30 Billion Tonnes of Carbon Found in Central Africa

World's Largest Peatland With 30 Billion Tonnes of Carbon Found in Central Africa

Researchers have found what happens to be the largest storehouse of carbon in the center of Africa....

Jan 12 2017, 4:51am CST

Lenovo launches ThinkPad X1 Carbon and slew of other tech gear at CES 2017

Lenovo launches ThinkPad X1 Carbon and slew of other tech gear at CES 2017

Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Carbon claims to be the lightest 14-inch business notebook in all the land...

Jan 3 2017, 6:03am CST

China Launches Carbon Dioxide Tracking Satellite

China Launches Carbon Dioxide Tracking Satellite

Early today, China launched a satellite to detect gas emissions in space. The launch followed an agreement to detect climate wa...

Dec 22 2016, 7:32am CST

NASA’s 3D Animation Reveals How Carbon Dioxide Moves Through the Atmosphere

NASA’s 3D Animation Shows How Carbon Dioxide Moves Through the Atmosphere

The stunning simulation provides one of the most realistic views yet of the carbon dioxide concentrations on a global scale...

Dec 14 2016, 12:54pm CST

Global Warming could Trigger the Release of 55 Billion Tons of Carbon from Earth Soil by 2050

Global Warming could Trigger the Release of 55 Billion Tons of Carbon from Earth Soil by 2050

A new analysis has found that warming temperatures can release billions of tons of carbon trapped inside the Earth soil and can...

Dec 3 2016, 5:15am CST

MIT Researchers Discover Water Turns Solid at Boiling Temps in Carbon Nanotubes

MIT Researchers Discover Water Turns Solid at Boiling Temps in Carbon Nanotubes

Experts at MIT have demonstrated the bizarre behavior of water in carbon nanotubes. It turns into a solid state at high tempera...

Nov 29 2016, 5:08am CST

Microsoft Saves $10 Million Annually  through Carbon Offset

Microsoft Saves $10 Million Annually through Carbon Offset

More than $10 million has been saved every year and emissions reduced by the equivalent of 7.5 million tonnes of carbon dioxid...

Nov 22 2016, 8:20am CST

Low Amounts of Global Carbon Emissions Continue for Third Consecutive Year

Low Amounts of Global Carbon Emissions Continue for Third Consecutive Year

Low amounts of carbon emissions from the burning of fossil fuels have continued for the third consecutive year in a row. This i...

Nov 14 2016, 8:13am CST

Climate Change: Global Carbon Emissions Remain flat for Third Year

Climate Change: Global Carbon Emissions Remain flat for Third Year

Global carbon emissions from burning fossil fuels are projected to rise only slightly in 2016, marking three years of almost n...

Nov 14 2016, 12:24am CST

Earth's Vegetation is Decreasing Growth Rate of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

Earth's Vegetation is Decreasing Growth Rate of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide

It is being surmised by climate change scientists that the carbon dioxide surplus in the atmosphere is being blunted by greener...

Nov 9 2016, 7:30am CST

Most Ivory Comes From Elephants Killed in Past Three Years Reveals Carbon Dating

Most Ivory Comes From Elephants Killed in Past Three Years Reveals Carbon Dating

Elephants poaching is not contained. Illegal ivory in the market is from elephants killed recently....

Nov 7 2016, 10:56pm CST

NASA Creates First Entirely Satellite-Based Global Maps of Human Carbon Dioxide Emissions

NASA Creates First Entirely Satellite-Based Global Maps of Human Carbon Dioxide Emissions

The global maps reveal the extent of human-made carbon dioxide in various regions around the globe...

Nov 2 2016, 9:16am CDT

Scientists Turn Carbon Dioxide into Fuel with Nano Technology

Scientists Turn Carbon Dioxide into Fuel with Nano Technology

In a new twist to waste-to-fuel technology, scientists at the US Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory have acci...

Oct 31 2016, 5:37am CDT

Scientists Accidentally Converts Carbon Dioxide Directly Into Ethanol

Scientists Accidentally Converts Carbon Dioxide Directly Into Ethanol

A simple one step process involving nano spike catalysts can turn carbon dioxide directly into ethanol...

Oct 19 2016, 12:09pm CDT

Bentley Bentayga Gets a Carbon Fiber Makeover for SEMA 2016

Bentley Bentayga Gets a Carbon Fiber Makeover for SEMA 2016

Bentley Bentayga gets the carbon fiber treatment for SEMA 2016 by Mansory....

Oct 12 2016, 11:50am CDT

Earth’s Carbon Dioxide Moves Permanently Above 400 PPM

Earth’s Carbon Dioxide Moves Permanently Above 400 PPM

According to the experts, carbon dioxide levels in the earth’s atmosphere are higher than ever before....

Sep 30 2016, 4:37am CDT

Earth Collided with Mercury-like Planet to Give Birth to Carbon

Earth Collided with Mercury-like Planet to Give Birth to Carbon

Nearly all of the Earth's life-giving carbon could have come from a collision about 4.4 billion years ago between the Earth an...

Sep 6 2016, 4:20am CDT

Scientists Convert Carbon Dioxide to Create Electricity

Scientists Convert Carbon Dioxide to Create Electricity

A group of scientists have generated electricity via the conversion of carbon dioxide. This is a monumental landmark in the ann...

Aug 8 2016, 11:28am CDT

Scientists Recycle Carbon Dioxide to Create Usable Fuel

Scientists Recycle Carbon Dioxide to Create Usable Fuel

Taking a cue from the mechanism that trees use to convert carbon dioxide into sugars, researchers have found a similar way to...

Aug 2 2016, 10:09pm CDT

This Leaf Turns Carbon Dioxide into Fuel Using Sunlight

This Leaf Turns Carbon Dioxide into Fuel Using Sunlight

Scientists have managed to reconvert carbon dioxide into an energy source....

Aug 1 2016, 5:12am CDT

Mars Orbiter Finds Carbon Dioxide Ice on Red Planet

Mars Orbiter Finds Carbon Dioxide Ice on Red Planet

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has found that carbon dioxide ice more often covers the ground at night in some mid-latitud...

Jul 10 2016, 3:58am CDT

World’s Oceans Accumulated Huge Amounts of Carbon in Previous Ice Age

World’s Oceans Accumulated Huge Amounts of Carbon in Previous Ice Age

It has been found that super-slow circulation allowed the world’s oceans to accumulate large quantities of carbon in the previo...

Jun 27 2016, 11:07am CDT

Antarctic Carbon Dioxide Crosses 400 PPM for the First Time in 4 Million Years

Antarctic Carbon Dioxide Crosses 400 PPM for the First Time in 4 Million Years

The continent of Antarctica has reached a new milestone in carbon dioxide concentration. It now has an official rate of 400 ppm...

Jun 17 2016, 4:52am CDT

McLaren Reveals 675LT MSO Carbon Series Limited Edition

McLaren Reveals 675LT MSO Carbon Series Limited Edition

The new MSO Carbon Series LT McLaren is a beauty to look at....

Jun 8 2016, 5:24am CDT

Secondary Forests Can Reduce Climate Change

Secondary Forests Can Capture Carbon and Help Mitigate Climate Change

If all the cleared out forests are allowed to regrow, the young trees can help trap carbon from the atmosphere and mitigate cli...

May 14 2016, 7:05am CDT

Carbon Storage in Tropical Forests linked to Wildlife Conservation

Carbon Storage in Tropical Forests linked to Wildlife Conservation

Conserving wildlife can benefit carbon storage in tropical forests across the world and contribute to controlling global warmin...

Apr 26 2016, 7:34am CDT

Increasing Carbon Dioxide is Greening the Earth

Increasing Carbon Dioxide is Greening the Earth

The increasing carbon dioxide levels may be contributing to the lush greenery of the planet. This sounds almost paradoxical yet...

Apr 26 2016, 6:45am CDT

Tesla Coil Electrifies Carbon Nanotubes to Self-Assemble Into Long Wires

Tesla Coil Electrifies Carbon Nanotubes to Self-Assemble Into Long Wires

A tesla coil was introduced in the mix which electrified several nanotubes which went on to exhibit autonomous circuitry. The s...

Apr 16 2016, 10:07am CDT