Monday, October 14, 2019
Tags Climate change

Tag: climate change

Coral bleaching causes a permanent change in fish life

Repeat coral bleaching caused by rising sea temperatures has resulted in lasting changes to fish communities, according to a new long-term study in the...

Today in heavy-handed metaphors: The tree that inspired Dr. Seuss’ The...

It's a sad day for Dr. Seuss fans, because the tree that presumably inspired The Lorax has fallen. The little orange creature with a...

Major banks set new lending standards for shipping industry in order...

Eleven banks that lend to shipping lines announced Monday that climate impact will be integrated into the criteria that determines how much shipping companies...

The U.S. military emits more greenhouse gases than Sweden and Denmark

tA new study shows how the United States' Military is the largest institutional emitter of greenhouse gasses in the world. tThese emissions come from...

Columbia researcher studies how climate change affects crops in India

Kyle Davis is an environmental data scientist whose research seeks to increase food supplies in developing countries. He combines techniques from environmental science and...

Past climate change: A warning for the future?

A new study of climate changes and their effects on past societies offers a sobering glimpse of social upheavals that might happen...

Distant processes influence marine heatwaves around the world

The frequency of marine heatwave days increased by 50% over the past century but our ability to predict them has been limited by...

The complex fate of Antarctic species in the face of a...

Oxygen concentrations in both the open ocean and coastal waters have declined by 2-5% since at least the middle of the 20th...

What drives Yellowstone’s massive elk migrations?

Every spring, tens of thousands of elk follow a wave of green growth up onto the high plateaus in and around Yellowstone and...

A shady spot may protect species against rapid climate warming

HOUSTON -- (June 14, 2019) -- Finding a shady refuge to cool off on a hot day could be more than a...