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04-22-2024
Warming climate turns tundra from carbon sink to source
The tundra, a critical carbon sink, is undergoing significant changes due to the warming climate. Traditionally known to store carbon, these vast, cold landscapes are now releasing it, potentially exacerbating climate change. This shift is the focus of a recent comprehensive study that delves into how the warming climate affects carbon dynamics in tundra regions across the globe. Warming effect on tundra sites To explore this phenomenon, a diverse team of 70 scientists from various countries embarked on an ambitious project. They implemented open-top chambers (OTCs) at...
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08-31-2016
Carbon Accumulation by US Forests to Slow Over Next 25 Years
Carbon Accumulation by US Forests to Slow Over Next 25...
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08-31-2016
Colorado Disputes Key Findings Of EPA Gold Mine Spill Report
Colorado Disputes Key Findings Of EPA Gold Mine Spill Report....
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08-31-2016
Deforestation Diminishes Amazon Basin Rainfall
Deforestation Diminishes Amazon Basin Rainfall. Continued deforestation of the Amazon...
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08-31-2016
Ice Sculpture Festivals Are Being Cancelled Due To Warm Weather
Ice Sculpture Festivals Are Being Cancelled Due To Warm Weather....
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08-31-2016
Tension Builds Before Paris Climate Talks
Tension Builds Before Paris Climate Talks. It's the elephant in...
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08-31-2016
Zachariae Isstrom: Another Major Glacier In Greenland Comes Undone
Zachariae Isstrom: Another Major Glacier In Greenland Comes Undone. It's...
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08-31-2016
Algae Threatens To Cancel Dungeness Crab Season
Algae Threatens To Cancel Dungeness Crab Season. San Francisco's Fisherman's...
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08-31-2016
In the Arctic Methane Cycle, Sea Ice Plays a Pivotal Role
In the Arctic Methane Cycle, Sea Ice Plays a Pivotal...
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08-31-2016
NASA Targets 'Other Half' Of Carbon And Climate Equation
NASA Targets 'Other Half' Of Carbon And Climate Equation. NASA...
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08-31-2016
California Extends Water-Saving Measures
California Extends Water-Saving Measures. Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday extended...
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08-31-2016
Companies hope to build wind farms off Hawaii coast
Companies hope to build wind farms off Hawaii coast. As...
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08-31-2016
Obama's Carbon Dioxide Emissions Plan Is Squeezing Democrat Governors
Obama's Carbon Dioxide Emissions Plan Is Squeezing Democrat Governors. Democratic...
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