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06-27-2022
Top predators trapped by trying to adapt to climate change
As climate change advances, many animal species are shifting the timing of major life events, such as reproduction. For instance, with earlier spring thaws, many types of flowers bloom earlier. However, it is not yet clear whether such significant changes in life history will ultimately help various species adapt and survive, or lead to larger problems instead.  A team of researchers led by the University of Washington (UW) has investigated for the first time the effect of life history changes driven by climate change on a species...
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10-05-2017
NYT: Trump beginning process to repeal Obama’s Clean Power Plan
According to the New York Times, The Trump Administration is...
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10-04-2017
What’s causing the thick haze that’s been blanketing China?
Winter in China usually means spiked levels of air pollution...
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10-04-2017
Delaware-sized iceberg could float into shipping lanes
As we reported in July, an iceberg measuring 5,800 square...
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10-04-2017
Great Barrier Reef showing signs of life after mass bleaching
Parts of the Great Barrier Reef are starting to reproduce...
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10-04-2017
The 11 most eco-friendly celebrities today
Earth.com would like to acknowledge the famous folks who manage...
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10-03-2017
Increased livestock grazing is shrinking panda habitats
According to new research, increased livestock grazing in protected forests...
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10-03-2017
61 percent of Americans want government to combat climate change
As we reported last week, a new Washington Post poll...
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10-03-2017
Radioactive material found 60 miles from 2011 Fukushima disaster
Scientists have identified an unexpected region that contains radioactive material...
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10-03-2017
Life on Earth began with meteorites crashing into small ponds
Billions of years ago, meteorites landed into warm ponds and...
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10-02-2017
The top 10 deadliest earthquakes of all time
Last month’s severe earthquake in Mexico City served as a...
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10-02-2017
Farming changes could be key to reducing greenhouse gases
With farming changes, it could be possible to reduce greenhouse...
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10-01-2017
Longer flower blooming seasons may be bad for bees
Climate change is extending blooming seasons – and that could...
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