Findings also suggest exoplanets lying within habitable zones may be susceptible to ice ages.
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How energy-intensive economies can survive and thrive as the globe ramps up climate action.
July 15, 2020 • ~4 min
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Researchers design an effective treatment for both exhaust and ambient air.
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New model answers longstanding question of how these sudden flows happen; may expand understanding of Antarctic ice sheets.
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Solar geoengineering proposals will weaken extratropical storm tracks in both hemispheres, scientists find.
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An MIT-developed technique could aid in tracking the ocean’s health and productivity.
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A new framework for learning from each other.
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Atmospheric chemist is recognized for her “leadership in working toward real-world solutions to address the global climate crisis.”
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In the Maldives, an MIT team is conducting experiments to combat sea-level rise by redirecting natural sand movement.
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When they encounter nutrient oases in the marine desert, marine bacteria release a gas involved in climate regulation.
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