Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Climate Change

Climate cooling contributed to sulphurous end for the dinosaurs

The gases were ejected into the Earth’s atmosphere after a six-mile-wide asteroid slammed into the planet.

Microscopic ocean predators may be a secret weapon in the battle against climate change

A new species that has the potential to sequester carbon naturally.

Global warming is amplifying our water cycle more rapidly than previously thought

The study signifies broader changes to the global water cycle.

Warm ocean temperatures driven by climate change are the new normal

Century-and-a-half of data show the majority of the ocean’s surface has experienced extreme heat since 2014.

Ozone depletion due to release of iodine dust

Iodine in Desert Dust Destroys Ozone.

Study revealed 50,000-year-old social network in Africa

Study offers important new insights into the social dimension of ancient interactions.

Toxic microbes caused the largest metazoan extinction in Earth’s history

Toxic microbe burps caused mass extinction.

Effects of climate change on global mariculture production

Climate change poses risks to the potential seafood production from mariculture.

Carbon beneficial forest management using innovative wood

Innovative wood use can enable carbon-beneficial forest management in California

What caused the Little Ice Age?

Uncovering the surprising cause of little Ice Age.

Mechanism that helps hummingbirds to fuel their long migrations

Energy-saving strategy helps hummingbirds survive without food during the long migration.

Sea ice decline forcing Polar bear travel for survival

Climate change forced polar bears to travel for food.

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