11% of the Military Budget Could Fund Enough Renewable Energy for Every Home in the US: Just 11% of the Pentagon’s current $716 billion budget — about $80 billion — would pay to produce enough wind and solar energy to power every one of the 127.59 million households in the United States

11% of the Military Budget Could Fund Enough Renewable Energy for Every Home in the US: Just 11% of the Pentagon’s current $716 billion budget — about $80 billion — would pay to produce enough wind and solar energy to power every one of the 127.59 million households in the United States submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Black holes are the most mysterious and exotic objects in the Universe. Their existence came to our attention not through observation — but rather, through the beautiful mathematics of general relativity.

Black holes are the most mysterious and exotic objects in the Universe. Their existence came to our attention not through observation — but rather, through the beautiful mathematics of general relativity. submitted by /u/RobLea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Sanders Vows, If Elected, to Pursue Criminal Charges Against Fossil Fuel CEOs for Knowingly ‘Destroying the Planet’: “They knew that it was real. Their own scientists told them that it was real. What do you do to people who lied in a very bold-faced way, lied to the American people?”

Sanders Vows, If Elected, to Pursue Criminal Charges Against Fossil Fuel CEOs for Knowingly ‘Destroying the Planet’: “They knew that it was real. Their own scientists told them that it was real. What do you do to people who lied in a very bold-faced way, lied to the American people?” submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Greta Thunberg: ‘We are ignoring natural climate solutions’ – The protection and restoration of forests, mangroves and seagrass meadows can repair the planet’s broken climate but are being overlooked. These methods receive only 2% of the funding spent on cutting emissions.

Greta Thunberg: ‘We are ignoring natural climate solutions’ – The protection and restoration of forests, mangroves and seagrass meadows can repair the planet’s broken climate but are being overlooked. These methods receive only 2% of the funding spent on cutting emissions. submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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The ozone hole over Antarctica this year could be one of the smallest seen in three decades, say scientists. A recovery of the ozone layer to pre-1970 levels could be expected around 2060.

The ozone hole over Antarctica this year could be one of the smallest seen in three decades, say scientists. A recovery of the ozone layer to pre-1970 levels could be expected around 2060. submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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The Trump administration has authorized a Florida man to bring back the “skin, skull, teeth and claws” of a lion he hunted in Tanzania, granting the first permit to import a lion from that country since the species gained protection under the US Endangered Species Act.

The Trump administration has authorized a Florida man to bring back the “skin, skull, teeth and claws” of a lion he hunted in Tanzania, granting the first permit to import a lion from that country since the species gained protection under the US Endangered Species Act. submitted by /u/mvea to r/EverythingScience [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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How Trump may bulldoze ‘America’s Amazon’ – Trump’s mention of “logging” is talking about Tongass, the crown jewel of the National Forest system., roughly the size of West Virginia, full of towering old growth. It traps and hold so much carbon, it’s known as “America’s Amazon.”

How Trump may bulldoze ‘America’s Amazon’ – Trump’s mention of “logging” is talking about Tongass, the crown jewel of the National Forest system., roughly the size of West Virginia, full of towering old growth. It traps and hold so much carbon, it’s known as “America’s Amazon.”

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