78 Results for December 2014
The new data about the proposed pipeline shows how it worsens global warming which proves that it should not be approved
The waste of the microbes carries information about how life evolved during the time when changes happened which can be applied to how microbes function today.
The increase of the temperature and fishing affect the distribution of fish and factors need to be considered in developing marine management regulations.
Some species change their appearances to cope with the changing conditions and phenotypic plasticity helps them to stay in their habitat, have more time to evolve and migrate.
There is no effect with regards of the starting of medical residents every July in teaching hospitals and how stroke patients receive their treatment from the less-experienced trainees due to composition of stroke teams who will administer them.
The natural fluctuation of trade winds is the cause of the widening of the oxygen minimum zones and global warming likely affects its wind system.
Floods will cross a tipping point in which flooding will occur frequently due to sea level rise and which cause serious damage especially in the coastal areas.
The volcanic explosions that happened million years ago cause the mass extinction, ocean acidification as well as climate change.
Climate change requires adaptation from agriculture systems especially with limited water resources which could be used as basis in the climate management in other countries.
50 tiny grants are being given in the U.S. to help study how to adapt to climate change.
CO2 emissions from fossil fuel use and cement production are still increasing but in a slower than the average starting with China whose emissions are declining.
As the Arctic sea ice began shrinking, the ocean increasingly absorbed sun’s radiation and intensifies the warming and researchers need long time series to detect climate change signals over the internal variability.
The analysis of 24 ancient coral fossils from North Atlantic reveals it might have given an early warning signal that Ice Age was about to end.
Combining the data of increase in glacier speeds and glacier sliding can improve predictions of ice volume lost to the oceans and the rate of sea-level rise.
The recent storms can help in replenishing the water resources but it will still take time for California to recover from the continuing drought.
A better, safer carbon-capture method of carbon-trapping “sponges” has been invented and performs well or even better in capturing and sequestering carbon dioxide.