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Is More Global Warming Hiding in the Oceans? | At the Edge | US News

A man enjoys the ocean after sunset November 28, 2012 on Ngapali beach, Myanmar, on the shores of the Andaman Sea. (Paula Bronstein/Getty Images) …

Warmer seas could lead to more dolphin deaths in South Australia

Dead dolphins and rotting fish could become a frequent feature on South Australian beaches due to warming seas.<p>Record high sea surface temperatures …

Deep pocket PR vs. artist Franke James: the fight's on

Last week, Stephen Harper jetted down to New York to convince a room full of businessmen that Keystone XL was the wave of the future.<p>“I don’t have to …

Oil Sands

Plants regrown after 400 years in 'freezer'

Rachel Sullivan<p>Related Stories<p>Glacier melt causes third of sea-level rise, Science Online, 17 May 2013<br>• Atomic bombs help age slow growing moss, …

Fear of homes slipping into sea

New insights into the climate of the past 2,000 years | Australian Research Council's (ARC) Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science

<b>Figure above:</b> <i>Thirty-year mean temperatures for the seven PAGES 2k continental-scale regions arranged vertically from north to south. Colours indicate</i> …

Climate Change

Last 100 years reverse 1400 years of global cooling | Australian Research Council's (ARC) Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science

<i>This figure from the paper shows the continential variations in temperature derived from proxies over the past 2000 years.</i><p>The first continental-scale …

Climate Change

Carbon dioxide hits a new high, but geo-engineering won’t help | Australian Research Council's (ARC) Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science

<i>This story first appeared in The Conversation.</i><p>This week, carbon dioxide concentration in the atmosphere finally crossed the 400 parts-per-million …

Climate Change

Researchers narrow global warming range | Australian Research Council's (ARC) Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science

<b>Click on image for full-size view:</b> <i>Global-mean temperature change for a business-as-usual emission scenario, relative to pre-industrial. Black line:</i> …

Climate Change

Explainer: why tornadoes are so destructive | Australian Research Council's (ARC) Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science

<b>Story by Allie Gallant originally produced in The Conversation</b><p>Tornadoes are a part of life for people living in the Great Plains of the United …

Weather

Century-old science helps confirm global warming | Australian Research Council's (ARC) Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science

Ocean measurements taken more than 135 years ago during the scientific expedition of HMS Challenger have provided further confirmation of …

Climate Change

One-third of animal species will be hit by climate change, scientists warn

One-third of common land animals could see dramatic losses this century because of climate change, scientists predict.<p>More than half of plants could …

Climate research nearly unanimous on human causes, survey finds

A survey of thousands of peer-reviewed papers in scientific journals has found 97.1% agreed that climate change is caused by human activity.<p>Authors …

A Friendly Reminder From Pretty Much Every Climate Scientist in the World: Climate Change Is Real

There’s an interesting relationship, borne out in polling numbers, between the “general public’s” belief in global climate change and the weather. …

Global warming has not stalled, insists world's best-known climate scientist

Suggestions that global warming has stalled are a "diversionary tactic" from "deniers" who want the public to be confused over climate change, …

Zombie climate sceptic theories survive only in newspapers and on TV

Here's the news from 1991 – a vanishingly small number of peer-reviewed studies in science journals argue that humans aren't the cause of global …

6 Ways Agencies Can Apply the “Startup Filter” To Brand Work

It’s an ongoing debate–how should agencies be harnessing startup culture and practices? Here, Jinal Shah discusses how she runs brand ideas through her own “startup filter.”<p>As a digital strategist, I’ve attended plenty of brainstorms and meetings where we talk about how we can define popular …

Marketing

Climate disasters displace millions of people worldwide

Chris Christie Joins the Yahoos, Says No “Proof” Climate Change Caused Sandy

Months after his state was ravaged by extreme weather, the New Jersey governor is now publicly denying climate change. Expect more of that kind of …

Alaskan villages try “climigration” in the face of climate change

When a town turns to a perpetual disaster area, it might be time to move it.<p>It has become a staple for news coverage of natural disasters: shocked …

The Real Climate-Change Lesson from the Oklahoma Tornado

It’s too soon to tell whether climate change worsens tornadoes. But the real lesson is this: ignore the zealots and listen to the scientists.<p>It seems …

Locust plagues point to grim future of climate change

The desert locust, the most notorious of about a dozen locust species for its ability to rapidly multiply and travel long distances, threatens an …

Climate change study with a large side-order of caveats

For anyone who loves to eat chocolate, drink lots of lovely espresso coffee or quaff plentiful amounts of red wine, there's much comfort to be sought …