New study shows where we should grow more forest to fight climate change

In a new study published this week in Nature, researchers found that, globally, rates of potential forest carbon sequestration presumed by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) were underestimated by 32%. When considering just tropical regions, that number went up to 53%. Conversely, the study found that the maximum climate mitigation potential from reforestation […]

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Proteus Unveiled: Fabien Cousteau’s underwater ‘Space Station’ could revolutionize ocean research

Sixty feet below the surface of the Caribbean Sea, off the coast of Curaçao, aquanaut Fabien Cousteau and industrial designer Yves Behar want to build the world’s largest underwater research station and habitat. It could forever change how underwater research is done. Their prototype, called Proteus, will be a 4,000-square-foot scientific lab four times larger and […]

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