By Jami Smith Today, the Academy opens ’Tis the Season for Science. This year’s holiday exhibit and programming focuses on reindeer and how these animals are adapted to live in the Arctic—through features like their hair, antlers and feet. Recent research demonstrates that reindeers’ eyes are also adapted for the harsh Arctic conditions. While you [...]
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Scientists are able to pinpoint when climate departure will occur.
When are extreme events part of natural climate variability and when are they due to climate change?
How will climate change affect different species? Will organisms be able to adapt quickly enough to survive in a rapidly changing environment?