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04-14-2024
Summer storms stir oxygen into the deep ocean
A fascinating new discovery reveals that violent summer storms have a secret role in keeping things in balanced in the ocean. The ocean depths teem with a mysterious world unknown to most of us land-dwellers. But this delicate ecosystem is under threat. Warmer waters caused by climate change hold less oxygen. It's a crisis for marine life, which needs oxygen to survive – just like us. But where does the deep sea even get its oxygen, and why is it running out? Deep sea oxygen problem "There...
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10-11-2016
Hilary Clinton brings in Al Gore to help her with climate change issues
In an effort to appeal to young, environmentally conscious voters,...
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10-11-2016
Studying the Greenland ice sheet gives clues to past Arctic sea ice levels
The Greenland ice sheet records information about Arctic temperature and...
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10-11-2016
Plants have a mechanism that protects them from damage by light
Scientists at Imperial College London have discovered a feedback mechanism...
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10-11-2016
Eyjafjallajökull volcano: The dangerous volcano beneath a glacier
In 2010, Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull volcano -- its crater covered by...
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10-11-2016
The Galapagos Islands are struggling from the growth of ecotourism
Although Chapel Hill is thousands of miles away from the...
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10-11-2016
Scientists create carbon-free supercapacitor
Today's supercapacitors, energy storage devices capable of quickly delivering a...
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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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