Posts Tagged ‘global warming’

Birds and Precipitation

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
precipitation, global warming, climate change, West, Northwest, birds, hummingbirds

Changing precipitation affects birds more than rising temperatures.

Small Ocean Monitors

Monday, November 4th, 2013
foram, foraminfera, shelled, shells, organisms, oceans, temperature, climate change, global warming

Small-shelled organisms might be our best monitors of ocean temperatures, past and present.

2012 Extremes

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
midwest, drought, extreme, events, weather, floods, hurricanes, storms, sandy, heat, climate, change, global warming, variability, el nino, la nina

When are extreme events part of natural climate variability and when are they due to climate change?

A Break From Warming

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
climate change, global warming, hiatus, pacific, ocean, tropical, cooling, decadal oscillation, nino, nina

Why has global warming taken a hiatus?

Birds and Climate Change

Friday, July 12th, 2013
birds, climate, change, global warming, great tits, oxford, Jack Dumbacher, temperature, invasive, species

How will climate change affect different species? Will organisms be able to adapt quickly enough to survive in a rapidly changing environment?

Extreme Weather & Climate

Monday, February 18th, 2013
drought, midwest, extreme, climate change, weather, texas, nemo, sandy, plants, animals, global warming

Can extreme weather events be linked to climate change? What about specific events like Sandy and the Midwestern drought?

Evidence of Early Blooming

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013
blooming, flowers, thoreau, leopold, plos, global warming

What naturalists a century ago can help us learn about the effects of a warming planet.

The Climate is Changing

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013
climate change, global warming, nasa, noaa

2012 was the warmest year on record for the United States and one of the warmest globally. But can we fight climate change?

A Warming Planet

Friday, November 30th, 2012
_Disappearing_ice

A new round-up of climate-related stories including trees and drought, melting ice sheets, and fighting ocean acidification.

Lets Talk about Climate Change

Monday, November 12th, 2012
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With Hurricane Sandy and the re-election of Barack Obama, perhaps it’s a good time to discuss climate change.

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