Global greenhouse gases ‘hit the highest point ever in 2020’

Lockdowns and slower economic activity did not succeed in limiting the total concentration of gases in the Earth’s atmosphere, a global review has found

Ant-inspired technology ‘could halve the emissions of vehicle fleets’

The new software developed by scientists of Aston University is based on an algorithm that mimics the way ants search for food

2011 saw new greenhouse gas ‘high’

The amount of greenhouse gases in the world’s atmosphere reached a new record high in 2011, according to the World Meteorological Organisation. The Swiss-based research group said between 1990 and 2011 there was a 30% increase in ‘radiative forcing’ – the warming effect on our climate – because of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other heat-trapping […]