Less gloomy outlook for subtropical rainfall

Researchers now challenge previous understanding of drying projections for the climatic region, outlines a new report.

Study finds limited sign of soil adaptation to climate warming

While scientists and policy experts debate the impacts of global warming, Earth's soil is releasing roughly nine times more carbon dioxide to the atmosphere...

Climate, human influence conspired in Lake Urmia’s decline

A combination of climate change and water usage are responsible for the staggering drying of Lake Urmia, what was once the second largest salt...

Climate change already dramatically disrupting all elements of nature

Global changes in temperature due to human-induced climate change have already impacted every aspect of life on Earth from genes to entire ecosystems, with...

What will increase economic investment for carbon-neutral technologies?

Climate change is one of the most pressing concerns of the 21st century. But when it comes to tackling climate change, a new study...

Major ocean current is widening as climate warms

A new study found that the Indian Ocean's Agulhas Current is getting wider rather than strengthening. The findings, which have important implications for global...

Experts call on climate change panel to better reflect ocean variability in their projections

Ocean variability and realistic marine regional projections should be included in Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports to better inform policy-makers, state researchers.

Sharks help prevent climate change

Over fishing and shark finning may result on more greenhouse gasses and increased climate change, researchers suggest. Their new paper demonstrates the importance of...

Yesterday’s Silk Road could be tomorrow’s environmental superhighway

While China is building a gigantic modern-day upgrade of the famed ancient Silk Road resplendent in global cooperation in the name of economic expansion,...

Informing action on a historic climate agreement

The Paris Agreement on climate change goes into effect today, but while the agreement set ambitious targets for tackling climate change, scientists say there...

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