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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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10-14-2016
Tropical Storm Sarika seen approaching the Philippines
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible look at Tropical...
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10-13-2016
Politics is hampering efforts to create Marine Protected Areas in Antarctica
Antarctica's surrounding waters are home to some of the healthiest...
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10-13-2016
Comet strike caused an ancient global warming event
A comet strike may have triggered the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum...
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10-13-2016
What happens when Antarctica melts?
A single season of intense melting buffeted Antarctica in 2001-2002....
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10-13-2016
NASA calculates total rainfall from Hurricane Matthew
A NASA rainfall analysis estimated the amount of rainfall generated...
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10-13-2016
Dangerous Hurricane Nicole closing in on Bermuda
Dangerous Hurricane Nicole closing in on Bermuda. The National Hurricane...
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10-13-2016
Hydrofluorocarbons: Greenhouse gases more powerful than carbon dioxide
Greenhouse gases that are more powerful than carbon dioxide are...
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10-13-2016
Rising mountain ranges have turned Central Asia into an arid wasteland
A new study by Stanford researchers has captured the de-greening...
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10-13-2016
Reborn Tropical Cyclone Aere headed for Vietnam
Tropical Cyclones sometimes reform after the become remnant low pressure...
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10-13-2016
Tropical Depression 24W seen moving toward Philippines
Tropical Depression 24W formed on Oct. 12 and continued to...
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10-12-2016
Humans should keep a safe distance while helping endangered primates
Primates claim the highest proportion of endangered species among all...
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10-12-2016
Some regions of the globe may benefit from climate change
Despite the many disastrous impacts of climate change, there are...
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