Daniel González

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Ocean Acidification: Trying to Get the Science Right

<b>Guest Essay by Kip Hansen</b><p>Preview: In this essay I will discuss the efforts of various scientific bodies and individual scientists to regularize, to …

Clinical Trials

NASA: Rising Sea Levels More Dangerous Than Thought

The consequences of global sea level rise could be even scarier than the worst-case scenarios predicted by the dominant climate models, which don't …

New Math Could Reveal Hidden Sources of Chaos

It's that point when a smooth river turns into a tumultuous swirl of white water, the tornado that unpredictably changes course on a dime or the wild …

Psychedelic Swirls Show Algae Bloom from Space

Psychedelic swirls decorate the Baltic Sea in a stunning new satellite image.<p>The Operational Land Imager on the Landsat 8 satellite snapped the image …

Using Loopholes, Nature May Save Galápagos Penguins (Op-Ed)

<i>Raghu Murtugudde</i> <i>is a professor at the University of Maryland's Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center (ESSIC) and the Department of</i> …

August 2015 El Niño update: Supercalifragilisticexpealidocious

ENSO forecasters are predicting this El Niño will be a strong one. What does that mean?

Teaching Climate | NOAA Climate.gov

One forecaster’s view on extreme El Niño in the eastern Pacific

Guest blogger Ken Takahashi assesses the prospects for this El Niño to be an extreme one in the eastern tropical Pacific, like the 1982 and 1997 …

Ancient Amazon Rainforest Was Once Used for Agriculture

The Amazon rainforest, often thought to have been pristine wilderness before the modern era, was once domesticated, and was reclaimed by the wild …

2014 State of the Climate: Author Q&A

The annual State of the Climate reports involve more than 400 international authors from more than 50 countries. Two chapter authors reflect on what …

Hi everyone, Dr. Kathryn Sullivan here! I'm the @NOAA Administrator. This photo was taken by @NOAA's geostationary satellite GOES-6 on October 11, 1984 – the day I became the first woman to walk in space. I came back from my space flight experience transformed by the experience, mesmerized by the powerful insights that this radically different perspective afforded, and deeply committed to finding ways to make my life be about bringing that perspective down to Earth and connecting it to the real-world issues and challenges and decisions that we all face. Keep following along for more posts from @NASA and @NOAA leaders to mark today's release of the first image from #DSCOVR, the nation’s first operational space weather satellite in deep space. For more information, visit www.nesdis.noaa.gov/DSCOVR. #EarthRightNow

2014 State of the Climate: Fires

Globally, carbon emissions from fires were near the long-term average in 2014, but North America's emissions were 70% higher than average.

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Travel

NOAA Study Confirms Global Warming Speed-Up Is Imminent

A major new study from NOAA finds more evidence that we may be witnessing the start of the long-awaited jump in global temperatures. As I reported in …

NASA releases detailed global climate change projections

NASA has released data showing how temperature and rainfall patterns worldwide may change through the year 2100 because of growing concentrations of …

Data show no recent slowdown in global warming.

(Credit: NOAA)<p>A new study published online today in the journal <i>Science</i> finds that the rate of global warming during the last 15 years has been as …

How will El Niño affect 2015’s placement among the warmest years on record?

Everyone's asking if the arrival of El Niño guarantees that 2015 will set a new record for warmest global temperature. In his latest blog, Deke Arndt …

Celebrate World Ocean Day

Oceans

Climate Prediction Center: ENSO Diagnostic Discussion

What's the difference between global warming and climate change? | NOAA Climate.gov

<i>Global warming</i> refers only to the Earth’s rising surface temperature, while <i>climate change</i> includes warming <b>and</b> the “side effects” of warming—like …

What is coral bleaching?

Warmer water temperatures can result in coral bleaching. When water is too warm, corals will expel the algae (zooxanthellae) living in their tissues …

El Pacífico pudo regular el CO2 de la atmósfera durante el último ciclo glacial

Los océanos podrían haber sido clave como responsables de los bajos niveles de CO2 en la atmósfera en las épocas frías de última edad del hielo, hace …

Pale Blue Dot

• <b>Author:</b> Carl Sagan & Ann Druyan<p>"FASCINATING . . . MEMORABLE . . . REVEALING . . . PERHAPS THE BEST OF CARL SAGAN'S BOOKS."<br>--The Washington Post Book World (front page review)<p>In Cosmos, the late astronomer Carl Sagan cast his gaze over the magnificent mystery of the Universe and made it accessible …

Can Mozambique’s Hidden World—And Its Creatures—Be Saved?

Changing Planet<p>A tree frog (<i>Leptopelis broadleyi</i>) found on the lower slopes of M’palàwé. (Photo by W. Conradie)<p>While exploring the montane forests of Mozambique last December, my crew and I hoped to discover unique species in these little-known ecosystems, also called sky islands, that are isolated …

Forests

Global Temperature in 2014 and 2015 - Climate Science, Awareness and Solutions

References:<p>[a] Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY<p>[b] Goddard Institute for Space Studies, NASA, New York, NY<p>[c] Trinnovim LLC, New …

Cosmic Queries: Gravity (Repeat)

You Can Also Listen On<p>About This Episode<p>The pull of gravity (the fundamental force, not the movie) is irresistible as Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic …

New Lakes Discovered Under Greenland's Ice Hint at Warming

The discovery of two large lakes hidden beneath Greenland's ice suggests that climate change now cuts all the way to the bottom of the ice sheet, …