News about Geophysics in 2010
Carbon sequestration: Boon or burden
27. june 2010
The idea to sequester carbon is gaining support as a way to avoid global warming. For example, the European Union plans to invest billions of Euros within the next ten years to develop carbon capture and storage whereby CO2 will be...
The Earth and Moon formed later than previously thought
07. june 2010
The Earth and Moon were created as the result of a giant collision between two planets the size of Mars and Venus. Until now it was thought to have happened when the solar system was 30 million years old...
Studies agree on a 1 meter rise in sea levels
13. april 2010
New research from several international research groups, including the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen provides independent consensus that IPCC predictions of less than a half a meter rise in sea levels is...