Animal melting pot created by climate change could lead to new disease outbreaks | Science

Earth’s warming climate is anticipated to change the environment of lots of animal types, which a new modeling research study forecasts might spell problem: Species on the relocation will... Read more »

As seed-hauling animals decline, some plants can’t keep up with climate change | Science

Country: Country *AfghanistanAland IslandsAlbaniaAlgeriaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBolivia, Plurinational State ofBonaire, Sint Eustatius and SabaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBouvet IslandBrazilBritish Indian Ocean TerritoryBrunei DarussalamBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaChristmas IslandCocos (Keeling) IslandsColombiaComorosCongoCongo, The... Read more »

Airborne DNA from plants could reveal invasive species, impact of climate change | Science

Inventorying the plants in a system of woods or fields or looking for invasive species can take days of hot, effort slogging through tough brush and tick-infested lawn. Now,... Read more »

Research in climate modeling and complex systems wins Nobel Prize in physics | Science

Work to comprehend how co2 would form the climate and the complex habits of atoms in metal lattices is bestowed this year’s Nobel Prize in physics. Syukuro Manabe of... Read more »

Grim new climate report triggers calls on China to slash carbon emissions sooner | Science

Windmills, seen from a high-speed train taking a trip from Beijing to Zhangjiakou, in China’s Hebei province. Climate supporters desire China to set more enthusiastic targets for cutting carbon... Read more »

California’s fire-fanning Santa Ana winds may not get any better with climate change | Science

The 2017 Thomas Fire, fanned by Santa Ana winds, burned an space almost as giant as Los Angeles. David McNew/REUTERS The howling sizzling Santa Ana winds that funnel into... Read more »

In unpublished paper, former White House climate adviser calls methane ‘irrelevant’ to climate | Science

Oil and gas processing, as at this refinery in Russia, are generous sources of methane. SergeyVButorin/iStockPhoto Originally published by E&E News A climate skeptic with ties to the White... Read more »

Unprecedented drought in an artificial ecosystem may reveal how rainforests will cope with climate change | Science

The Biosphere 2 rain forest greenhouse, constructed in Arizona in the late 1980s, includes 90 plant types. ALPHA STOCK/ALAMY STOCK PHOTO Earlier this month, the doors to the tropical... Read more »

Climate expert at CDC poised to file whistleblower complaint over treatment | Science

dpa image alliance archive/Alamy Stock Picture Originally published by E&E News An anticipated whistleblower complaint is the most recent escalation in a battle in between the Centers for Illness... Read more »

Bioenergy plantations could fight climate change—but threaten food crops, U.N. panel warns | Science

Big bioenergy plantations, such as these cottonwoods in France, can displace natural environment and food crops. MICHEL BUREAU/MINDEN PICTURES In the effort to keep the world from reaching unsafe... Read more »