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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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Hurricane Matthew continues to crawl along the Florida coast
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10-07-2016
Measuring the impact of human activity on marine mammals
Rising levels of noise in the ocean have been identified...
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10-07-2016
Hurricane Nicole joins Hurricane Matthew to set a record
Tropical Storm Nicole intensified into a hurricane to join Matthew...
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10-07-2016
US wants to form an agremeent to ban Arctic Ocean fishing
The United States is trying to broker an agreement between...
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Tropical Storm Aere drifting in the South China Sea
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10-06-2016
Scientists: Virtual certainty of a megadrought in the American Southwest
As a consequence of a warming Earth, the risk of...
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10-06-2016
UN reaches agreement to control global warming emissions from airplanes
The United Nations' aviation arm overwhelmingly ratified an agreement Thursday...
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10-06-2016
Hurricane Matthew regains Category 4 status
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10-06-2016
Algae may soon be a source of clean energy
Researchers at Tel Aviv University have revealed how microalgae produce...
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10-06-2016
Forecasting the impact of climate change on the world's biodiversity
Scientists are increasingly concerned about the impact of climate change...
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10-06-2016
Study: Climate change unlikely to impact landslide frequency
The frequency of common landslides is not likely to increase...
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10-06-2016
Climate change is intensifying night-time storms over many lakes
Lake Victoria in East Africa will become a hotspot for...
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