Eunice Foote

The ‘greenhouse effect’ is attributed to Horace-Benedict de Saussure who described the effect in 1770. John Tyndall of the Royal Institution, London did experimental work that he published in 1859 and 1861 which laid the scientific basis of today’s understanding of the contribution of gases in the atmosphere to the …

Sir John- a View from the Caribbean

The Caribbean mourns the loss of a champion international atmospheric scientist, environmental advocate and campaigner for creation care. Sir John Houghton (1931-2020), co-chair of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)’s Scientific Assessment Working Group, passed away in Wales, UK, on April 15, 2020, due to complications …