Climate change will force mammals to get picky about mating
Entire species benefit, though, when the survivors make it to mating season to pass on their successful genes. Anthropogenic climate change is messing with the system. As the planet warms, cold regions that used to be white and snowy in the winter are ...
We Can't Engineer Our Way Out of Climate Change
By obscuring such issues, technological patches will steer people away from pursuing difficult social and economic change. The most powerful interests opposing action on carbon emissions will likely find geoengineering increasingly attractive. Indeed ...
Bolivia's indigenous women cope with climate change
Government agencies and NGOs collaborate to empower Bolivian women to take on a greater role in their communities. by Sanne Derks. 12 hours ago. With her son playing next to her, Juanita Terrazas uses natural herbicides to protect the crops in her ...
The Denver Post
Climate change in the Rockies could make this Colorado wildflower vanish forever
The Denver Post
The northern rock jasmine (Androsace septentrionalis ) thrives in Colorado at altitudes between 6,000 and 14,000 feet. But researchers from the University of Colorado say the wildflower doesn't adapt to rising temperatures and drying soils and is ...
CU Boulder researcher links climate change, localized extinction
Seven climate change myths put about by big oil companies
Since the start of this year, major players within the fossil fuel industry – “big oil” – have made some big announcements regarding climate change. BP revealed plans to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by acquiring additional renewable energy ...
Profs relate climate change, imperial collapse
Yale Daily News (blog)
Climate change is often consid- ered a uniquely modern issue. But according to Yale professors Harvey Weiss, Joseph Manning and Robert Mendelsohn GRD '78, humans have dealt with climate change since the dawn of civilization. On Wednesday afternoon, the ...
Cities ramming through climate change policies despite limited tools and mounting costs for consumers
Climate change has so far been the domain of higher levels of government, but cities are becoming increasingly active on the file by implementing their own bylaws, setting their own targets and joining global initiatives. But that increasingly active ...
Surrey prepares for climate-change-related flooding
Surrey appears to be ahead of the curve, but is not alone in planning for climate-change-related flooding. “This issue is facing all the municipalities on the coast in the Lower Mainland,” Christensen said. Delta, Vancouver and the City and District of ...
Blame air currents for the East Coast's warm spell, and also climate change
The US East Coast has been unusually hot this week, breaking temperature records from Boston to Washington, DC. But what's causing this sudden warm spell? The answer has to do with the air currents in the atmosphere, according to Mark Chenard, a ...
East Coast Shatters Temperature Records, Offering Preview to a Warming World
Record Warmth and Climate Change
Ryan Hanrahan explains the record warmth on Feburary 21 and climate change. (Published 2 hours ago). Today's high at Bradley Internation Airport was an astounding 77 degrees. The record hightemperature for the day in Hartford fell by 14 degrees. The ...