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Climate change is happening too quickly for species to adapt

July 16th, 2013 in In the News

Certainly, countless species have adapted to past climate fluctuations. However, their rate of change turns out to be painfully slow, according to a study by Professor John Wiens of the University of Arizona. Using data from 540 living species, including amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals, Wiens and colleagues compared their rates of evolution with the rates of climate change projected for the end of this century. The results, published online in the journal Ecology Letters, show that most land animals will not be able to evolve quickly enough to adapt to the dramatically warmer climate expected by 2100. Many species face extinction, as a result.

EPA set to unveil host of new regs

July 10th, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Obama administration is looking forward to a host of new environmental regulations that go far beyond the president’s plans to issue new standards for greenhouse gas emissions from new and existing power plants.

President Obama’s Plan to Fight Climate Change

June 26th, 2013 in In the News

President Obama announced a series of executive actions to reduce carbon pollution, prepare the U.S. for the impacts of climate change, and lead international efforts to address global climate change.

green features

GSA and Noblis highlight how Government is using Pinterest

March 25th, 2013 in Featured, Whats New

GSA and Noblis jointly presented to an audience of nearly 300 Federal and industry professionals on how Government is utilizing its new terms of service (TOS) agreement with the social media platform Pinterst. The webinar, entitled “Pinterest: Uses in Government” featured an array of Pinterest projects across GSA, DoD, and NARA and took place on […]

GSA Sustainable Expert Network Directory (SEND)

GSA Sustainable Expert Network Directory (SEND)

January 4th, 2013 in Featured, Whats New

Noblis enabled GSA to unlock organizational knowledge by creating an interactive visualization of employee survey results. Noblis leveraged its experience in data visualization and web development to create an interactive environment for exploring the survey results, understanding large scale trends, and surfacing actionable metrics.

Energy Datapalooza: Unleashing the Power of Open Data to Advance our Energy Future

October 1st, 2012 in Featured

As part of the Energy Data Initiative, the Obama Administration hosted an Energy Datapalooza highlighting private-sector entrepreneurs and innovators that are using freely available data from the government and other sources to build products, services, and apps that advance a secure and clean energy future.