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01-28-2023
Mountain ecosystems are in urgent need of protection
Mountains host about half of the world’s biodiversity hotspots, and action is urgently needed to protect these ecosystems. According to Professor Robert Marchant at the University of York, these critically important habitats should be prioritized in biodiversity policies. Professor Marchant is calling on national governments to focus on mountain ecosystems while addressing the climate and biodiversity crises. He says that national policy simply isn’t keeping pace with land use change, development, population growth and the impacts of climate change on global mountain systems. “Government environmental and business...
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01-29-2018
Birds and mammals are the most likely to survive climate change
Researchers from the University of British Columbia are reporting that...
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01-29-2018
Climate change puts half of California vegetation at risk
Greenhouse gas emissions and warmer temperatures have brought the Earth...
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01-28-2018
Atlantic Ocean currents influence rainfall patterns
Experts at the University of Texas at Austin have discovered...
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01-28-2018
EPA rolls back 'once in, always in' regulation on major polluters
On Thursday, the Environmental Protection Agency announced it would roll...
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01-28-2018
Super blue blood moon lunar eclipse will occur January 31st
It’s eclipse time again! This week, a total lunar eclipse...
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01-27-2018
Climate change has already altered the Delaware, Chesapeake bays
It’s well known that climate change will be having a...
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01-27-2018
Is portable music ruining the outdoors?
Last summer I travelled with my partner Erin throughout the...
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01-26-2018
Even your sandwiches have an environmental impact
A new study has revealed that sandwiches are having a...
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01-26-2018
Satellites can be crucial tools in battling wildfires
The severe wildfires that plagued California during the summer and...
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01-26-2018
Plastic trash makes corals 20 times more susceptible to disease
The world’s coral reefs are facing critical challenges from the...
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01-26-2018
Dust plays a surprising role in controlling Rockies snowmelt
If you were to think about what would be the...
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01-25-2018
The Doomsday Clock ticks closer to midnight apocalypse
Scientists have moved the Doomsday Clock another 30 seconds forward,...
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