Aerosol-weakened summer monsoons decrease lake fertilization on the Chinese Loess Plateau

The Chinese Loess Plateau (CLP) is the cradle of Chinese civilization, and environmental changes in this region have influenced the historical trajectory of ancient...

Connecting the soil and the soul

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 27 September 2021; doi:10.1038/s41558-021-01163-xNature Climate Change spoke to Kostas Stasinopoulos, Assistant Curator at Serpentine Galleries, London, about the Back...

Addendum: Biomass enables the transition to a carbon-negative power system across western North America

Nature Climate Change 5, 230–234 (2015); published online 9 February 2015; addendum published after print 2 March 2017. The authors omitted to cite a paper32...

Slower snowmelt in a warmer world

We use a mix of historical data analysis and controlled regional climate model simulations to test the hypothesis of slower snowmelt in a warmer...

Great tit response to climate change

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 27 September 2021; doi:10.1038/s41558-021-01160-0While earlier reproduction in a great tit population is expected to help with warmer springs, oak...

Marine microbiology: Plasticity under acidification

Biol. Lett. 13, 20160774 (2017) IAN CUMING/IKON IMAGES/GETTY IMAGES Ocean acidification has been shown to have different effects on different phytoplankton species. Studies on the effects...

The key role of forests in meeting climate targets requires science for credible mitigation

Figure 2 compares the historical LULUCF trend from our analysis with three other well-known global LULUCF data sets: (i) latest country reports to UNFCCC (refs 13,15,16,20); (ii) FAOSTAT...

Double benefit of limiting global warming for tropical cyclone exposure

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 27 September 2021; doi:10.1038/s41558-021-01157-9Tropical cyclone winds intensify with warming but the impacts depend on global population, which is likely...

Hydrology: Increasing river flood risk

Earth's Future http://doi.org/bzpc (2017) GARY DYSON / ALAMY STOCK PHOTO The hydrological cycle is predicted to strengthen with global warming, increasing the amount and intensity of...

Increase in acidifying water in the western Arctic Ocean

Observations and analytical methods. We collected data during two Chinese National Arctic Research Expedition (CHINARE) cruises (01 August–08 September 2008, and 20 July–30 August, 2010) in the western Arctic...

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