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Warm Friday in Delhi, similar Saturday likely

The national capital experiences a sunny, warm Friday as the maximum temperature settled a notch below the season’s average Continue reading “Warm Friday in Delhi, similar Saturday likely” »  More...

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21st-Century Forest Cover Change
By IANS On Sunday, November 17th, 2013
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Scientists make first high-resolution forest change map

US scientists have published the first high-resolution global map of 21st-century forest cover change. Continue reading “Scientists make first high-resolution forest change map” »  More...

Northern Dusky Salamander in North Carolina, Image credit: Kristen Cecala
By BioNews On Wednesday, October 10th, 2012
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Drought, Climate Change Impact Salamander Survival Rates

On the heels of one the worst U.S. droughts in more than Continue reading “Drought, Climate Change Impact Salamander Survival Rates” »  More...

Grand Canal Venice
By BioNews On Friday, September 28th, 2012
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Venice Lagoon research indicates rapid climate change in coastal regions

Estuarine & Coastal Sciences Association’s Research & Management of Transitional Waters international symposium Continue reading “Venice Lagoon research indicates rapid climate change in coastal More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, September 26th, 2012
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Loss of species makes nature more sensitive to climate change

When we wipe out the most sensitive species, human beings reduce the resilience of ecosystems to climate change Continue reading “Loss of species makes nature more sensitive to climate change” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, August 24th, 2012
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Extremely cold European winters linked to solar activity

It has been assumed that the Sun’s 11-year cycle influences climate of certain regions on Earth, but scientists couldn’t find strong evidence to prove it Continue reading “Extremely cold European winters More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, August 7th, 2012
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Recent extreme summers likely caused by global warming

Earth’s land areas have become much more likely to experience an extreme summer heat wave than they were in the middle of the 20th century Continue reading “Recent extreme summers likely caused by global More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 5th, 2012
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Global warming behind recent extreme summers

Recent heat waves and extreme summers were likely caused by global warming, said researchers Continue reading “Global warming behind recent extreme summers” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 19th, 2012
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Dumping iron in oceans `may cure climate change`

A ship dumping iron into the Southern Ocean has shown a technique that could be used as a “cure” for climate change Continue reading “Dumping iron in oceans `may cure climate change`” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 19th, 2012
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Plants reduce city street pollution 8 times more than thought

Trees, bushes and other greenery growing in the concrete-and-glass canyons of cities can reduce levels of two of the most worrisome air pollutants by eight times more than previously believed Continue reading “Plants More...