Historical records miss a fifth of global warming: NASA
Jul 22, 2016
A new NASA-led study finds that almost one-fifth of the global warming that has occurred in the past 150 years has been missed by historical records due to quirks in how global temperatures were recorded. The study explains ...
Birds on top of the world, with nowhere to go
Jul 20, 2016
Climate change could make much of the Arctic unsuitable for millions of migratory birds that travel north to breed each year, according to a new international study published today in Global Change Biology.
Report warns of severe future effects of climate change on the U.K.
Jul 15, 2016
Two experts from Manchester have contributed to a new Government report on climate change, which predicts that global warming will hit our shores with severe heatwaves, flooding and water shortages.
Study examines how perceived closeness of climate change influences opinions
Jul 13, 2016
Determining if the perceived proximity of climate change can be manipulated to inspire engagement in the issue is the central focus of a recent study led by a University of Maine researcher.
The search for the Arctic bumblebee
Jul 12, 2016
The New York Times sent reporter Jim Gorman and photographer Katie Orlinsky to report on a team from UC Riverside tracking Bombus polaris, the arctic bumblebee.
Gulf stream slowdown to spare Europe from worst of climate change
Jul 11, 2016
Europe will be spared the worst economic impacts of climate change by a slowing down of the Gulf Stream, new research predicts.
A wolverine's mysterious journey
Jul 08, 2016
Four days before Christmas in 2008, a blur of brown fur scrambled along the snowy Continental Divide in Wyoming. The terrain and the conditions were brutal, food scarce. The bait a biologist placed in a wooden trap proved ...
Gauging the impact of climate change on US agriculture
Jul 08, 2016
To assess the likely impact of climate change on U.S. agriculture, researchers typically run a combination of climate and crop models that project how yields of maize, wheat, and other key crops will change over time. But ...
Climate change health impacts loom large
Jul 07, 2016
The world should brace for potentially devastating impacts on human health due to climate change, top policy makers and officials from around the globe meeting in Paris said Thursday.
Blind study fails to support climate change deniers
Jul 06, 2016
Would politician Pauline Hanson have committed to "exposing the false claims" of climate change if environmental data were presented to her as the profit margins of a business?