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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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Tropical Storm Nicole seen holding fast in the Atlantic
Vertical wind shear has the ability to tear a tropical...
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10-05-2016
Black carbon aerosols enhance humidity near the Earth's surface
It is widely known that black carbon, or soot, aerosol...
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10-05-2016
Tropical Depression 22W forms northeast of the Philippines
Tropical Depression 22W has formed northeast of the northern Philippines...
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10-04-2016
Ocean warming is pushing coral reef fish to cooler waters
Ocean warming is occurring at such a rapid rate that...
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10-04-2016
Hurricane Matthew slams Haiti en route to the US
Hurricane Matthew made landfall in western Haiti during the morning...
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10-04-2016
Scientists have tripled the known viruses in the world's oceans
The world's oceans teem with scientific mystery, unknowns that could...
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10-04-2016
Expoloring the psychology behind climate change denial
Climate change is a serious threat to humans, animals, and...
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10-04-2016
No universal rule about how species diversity is affected by global warming
In contrast to previous research, scientists have found that habitat...
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10-04-2016
Global warming harms organisms living in symbiosis
A new study shows that when heat-susceptible bacteria living symbiotically...
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10-04-2016
How fast do humans need to adapt to survive climate change?
What would we do differently if sea level were to...
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10-04-2016
Canada to impose a tax on carbon emissions
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday that Canada will...
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10-04-2016
There are gaping divisions in Americans' views on the climate debate
There are gaping divisions in Americans' views across every dimension...
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