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08-04-2022
Climate change will severely impact birds by 2080
Birds are described as modern-day dinosaurs, and it seems they will be forced, yet again, to adapt to a rapidly changing world. A team of scientists led by Durham University has predicted that climate change will force avian communities worldwide to shift their ranges by 2080. To make their predictions for the future, the researchers looked at the past. They compared previous climate data to past avian ranges to determine where the birds might move. The experts then applied these relationships to a model that considered future...
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10-04-2016
Typhoon Chaba closes its eye
NASA satellite imagery showed that Typhoon Chaba's eye had closed...
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10-04-2016
Tropical Storm Nicole forms 500 miles northeast of Puerto Rico
As Hurricane Matthew is thrashing Hispaniola and eastern Cuba Tropical...
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10-03-2016
Microbes help plants survive severe drought
With California in its fifth year of severe drought and...
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10-03-2016
Urban shorelines support more animal life than remote beaches
Every living thing leaves a genetic trail in its wake....
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10-03-2016
Historical records may underestimate sea level rise
New research published in Geophysical Research Letters shows that the...
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10-03-2016
Polar bears across the Arctic are facing much shorter sea ice seasons
Polar bears, the poster-child for climate change, are among the...
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10-03-2016
Soil management can save corn production from climate change
How will we feed our growing population in the face...
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10-03-2016
Typhoon Chaba intensifies into a super typhoon
Typhoon Chaba intensifies into a super typhoon As Typhoon Chaba...
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10-03-2016
Bromeliads are to blame for the zika virus in Miami
Just over a month ago, Miami Beach Botanical Garden was...
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10-03-2016
Hurricane Matthew barrels through the Caribbean
NOAA's GOES-East satellite captured an image of Hurricane Matthew in...
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10-03-2016
India ratifies Paris Agreement on climate change
India, which accounts for about 4.5 percent of global greenhouse...
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10-03-2016
Many New Jersey residents are fighting the EPA over sand dunes
Almost four years after Superstorm Sandy pummeled his neighborhood so...
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