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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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09-10-2016
Feds halt work on part of the Dakota Access oil pipeline
The federal government stepped into the fight over the Dakota...
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09-10-2016
Environmental group hopes to ban domestic ivory trade
Members of an international environmental group are expected to vote...
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09-09-2016
Ocean warming is already harming arctic birds and fish
Up until a few years ago, mackerel were unknown in...
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09-09-2016
Popular insecticide impairs queen honeybees' ability to lay eggs
The world's best-selling insecticide may impair the ability of a...
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09-09-2016
The quasi-biennial oscillation: Important climate regulator has broken down
The normal flow of air high up in the atmosphere...
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09-08-2016
Climate change is killing the native forest birds of Hawaii
Native forest birds on the Hawaiian island of Kauai are...
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09-08-2016
Scientists use undersea ocean gliders to predict hurricanes
As Hermine worked its way up the East Coast, scientists...
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09-08-2016
California to extend climate change law by 10 years
Gov. Jerry Brown is set to extend the nation's most...
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09-08-2016
Silverton, Colorado preps for big changes from Superfund cleanup
A historic Colorado mountain town is on the threshold of...
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09-08-2016
Judge: US should reconsider Canadian lynx habitat
The U.S. government was wrong to exclude large areas of...
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09-08-2016
Man-made climate change can hamper weather forecasts
The effects of man-made climate change can hamper scientific projections...
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09-08-2016
Study: 10 percent of global wilderness has been lost since 1990
Researchers reporting in the journal Current Biology show catastrophic declines...
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