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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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10-11-2016
Typhoon Songda moves in the open Pacific Ocean
Small but powerful Typhoon Songda continued moving to the northeast...
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10-10-2016
Study: New York City will frequently be under water in the next century
New York City can expect 9-foot floods, as intense as...
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10-10-2016
US forest fires have doubled from human-caused climate change
Human-caused climate change has nearly doubled the amount of land...
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10-10-2016
Hurricane Matthew destroys protective sand dunes along Florida coast
When Christa Savva returned to the Sandy Shoes Beach Resort...
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10-10-2016
Native oysters may thrive in climate change
Amid efforts to restore native oyster populations on the West...
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10-10-2016
Protecting Lake Erie from agricultural runoff
While current efforts to curtail agricultural runoff will improve the...
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10-09-2016
Washington state will vote on America's first carbon tax in November
Washington lawmakers have tried and failed in recent years to...
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10-08-2016
Study: EPA is not to blame for decline in coal production
Cheap shale gas produced by fracking has driven the decline...
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10-08-2016
Hurricane Matthew maintains strength along Atlantic Coast
Hurricane Matthew maintains strength along Atlantic Coast. In its record-long...
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10-08-2016
How much black carbon is left behind after a forest fire?
Forest fires hit the headlines all too regularly - in...
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10-08-2016
Algae blooms force shellfish bans in parts of New England
Algae blooms are forcing the closure of shellfish beds around...
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10-08-2016
European Union celebrates the Paris Agreement on climate change
The EU celebrated the Paris Agreement's imminent entry into force...
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