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Study shows climate change disrupts natural relationships between species

Apr 15, 2014
Study shows climate change disrupts natural relationships between species

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9 Great Days, 9 Great Ways to Celebrate National Park Week

Apr 15, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. April 15, 2014 - From April 19 – 27, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation will host National Park Week, featuring special events in parks nationwide. This year's theme, "National Park Week: Go Wild!" invites visitors to celebrate all that America's 401 national parks have to offer. With free...

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Fire and Drought May Push Amazonian Forests Beyond Tipping Point

Apr 15, 2014
Fire and Drought May Push Amazonian Forests Beyond Tipping Point

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European Climate at the +2C global warming threshold

Apr 15, 2014

April 15, 2014 - A global warming of 2 °C relative to pre-industrial climate has been considered as a threshold which society should endeavor to remain below, in order to limit the dangerous effects of anthropogenic climate change.

However, a new study shows that, even at this threshold, substantial and robust changes may be expected across...

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Man-Made Particles From Asia Affect Global Weather

Apr 15, 2014

COLLEGE STATION, April 14, 2014 – In the first study of its kind, scientists have compared air pollution rates from 1850 to 2000 and found that anthropogenic (man-made) particles from Asia impact the Pacific storm track that can influence weather over much of the world.

The team, which includes several researchers from Texas A&M University,...

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‘Problem wells’ source of greenhouse gas at unexpected stage of natural gas production

Apr 15, 2014
‘Problem wells’ source of greenhouse gas at unexpected stage of natural gas production

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Climate change a likely culprit in coqui frog’s altered calls, say UCLA biologists

Apr 15, 2014
Climate change a likely culprit in coqui frog’s altered calls, say UCLA biologists

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Cosmic Slurp

Apr 15, 2014
Cosmic Slurp

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Why Every Teacher Should Require Students to Memorize the Opening Lines of the 14th Amendment (Interview)

Apr 14, 2014

April 13, 2014 - Linda Kerber has served as president of both the American Historical Association and the Organization of American Historians. At the 2014 annual meeting of the OAH she spoke with HNN about the importance of the 14th amendment. She want...

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Greenhouse gas emissions from today will greatly affect our descendants for at least 1000 years

Apr 14, 2014

April 11, 2014 - In 1000 years, between 15 and 40 per cent of the CO2 we emit today will still be left in the atmosphere, says Professor Anders Hammer Strømman at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).

We are talking about effects 30 generations ahead. This is something people need to take...