The far-reaching effects of wildfires and wildfire smoke are a growing problem, researchers say. Climate change is the "straw that broke the camel's back."
Jan. 15, 2021 • ~11 min
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Global land area and the number of people suffering from the effects of extreme drought could more than double by the late 21st century, experts warn.
Jan. 12, 2021 • ~4 min
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Although we've already created the emissions, researchers predict enough damage is done to cause 2 degrees Celsius increase in global warming.
Jan. 7, 2021 • ~5 min
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A new method works like a blood test to identify heat-stressed corals that need protection from warming ocean waters linked to climate change.
Jan. 4, 2021 • ~4 min
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Researchers have found a molecule in algae follows the ebbs and flows of sea ice. That could let them reconstruct past ice to shed light on climate change.
Jan. 4, 2021 • ~6 min
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When food becomes scarce, sea anemones turn to their Plan B: Relying on their symbiotic relationship with algae under their skin.
Dec. 31, 2020 • ~5 min
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"Understanding how some corals can survive prolonged heatwaves could provide an opportunity to mitigate the impact of marine heatwaves on coral reefs..."
Dec. 30, 2020 • ~5 min
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New research digs into carbon emissions from ride-hailing services with an eye towards disentangling those stats from other emissions sources.
Dec. 29, 2020 • ~6 min
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We'll likely cross the threshold for dangerous global warming between 2027 and 2042, a new approach to climate modeling indicates.
Dec. 23, 2020 • ~5 min
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