The complex fate of Antarctic species in the face of a changing climate

Researchers have presented support for the theory that marine invertebrates with larger body size are generally more sensitive to reductions in oxygen than smaller...

In the face of a changing climate, our buildings need thermal resilience.

The Thermal Resilience Design Guide from Ted Kesik could be a new standard.

Older forests resist change, climate change, that is

Older forests in eastern North America are less vulnerable to climate change than younger forests, particularly for carbon storage, timber production, and biodiversity, new...

Community impacts from extreme weather shape climate beliefs

A new study finds that how our community or neighborhood fares in an extreme storm or flood may have a stronger, more lasting effect...

Coral reefs can’t return from acid trip

When put to the test, corals and coralline algae are not able to acclimatize to ocean acidification.

Domino effect of species extinctions also damages biodiversity

The mutual dependencies of many plant species and their pollinators mean that the negative effects of climate change are exacerbated. The total number of...

Regenerating Gaia: Imagine a Peaceful Rebellion that Regrows Nature

Gaia – the living global ecological system – is collapsing and dying as human industrial growth overruns natural ecosystems and climate. Yet the biosphere...

Regenerating Gaia: Imagine a Peaceful Rebellion that Regrows Creation

Gaia – the living global ecological system – is collapsing and dying as human industrial growth overruns natural ecosystems and climate. Yet the biosphere...

Marching for climate change may sway people’s beliefs and actions

Americans have a long tradition of taking to the streets to protest or to advocate for things they believe in. New research suggests that...

Global temperature change attributable to external factors, new study confirms

Researchers have confirmed that human activity and other external factors are responsible for the rise in global temperature.

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