Saturday, 18 November 2017

How worried should we be about melting ice caps?

As the UN climate change conference ends, BBC Science's David Shukman takes a look at melting ice caps.

via BBC News - Science & Environment http://ift.tt/2j4ZaBL Label: Climate Change

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Climate's magic rabbit: Pulling CO2 out of thin air

Can technology to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere really help prevent dangerous climate change?

via BBC News - Science & Environment http://ift.tt/2hzXq6y Label: Climate Change

'Climate change is bad...it affects everything'

People in Vunidogoloa had to move 2km (1.24m) inland, and say climate change is to blame.

via BBC News - Science & Environment http://ift.tt/2AKVP2M Label: Climate Change

Saturday, 14 December 2013

Savvy godwit up to climate challenge

The bar-tailed godwit, the bird world's long-distance champion, is probably smart enough to cope with any ill winds blown up by climate change, researchers believe.

via BBC News - Science & Environment http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25274483#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa Label: Climate Change

Monday, 25 November 2013

Sunday, 24 November 2013

Sunday Species Snapshot: Rothschild’s Giraffe

Sunday Species Snapshot: Rothschild’s Giraffe





via Scientific American Blog: Extinction Countdown

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/extinction-countdown/2013/11/24/sunday-species-snapshot-rothschilds-giraffe/

Saturday, 23 November 2013

Deadlock in fractious climate talks

UN talks on climate change taking place in Warsaw have been extended as delegates remain deadlocked on key issues.

via BBC News - Science & Environment http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25067180#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa Label: Climate Change