Environment News

Monday, August 30, 2010 - 23:00
In the Northeast, 26 cities broke their records for average temperature between March and August this year, reports the Northeast Regional Climate Center at Cornell.
Monday, August 30, 2010 - 23:00
Decline may affect at-risk shorebirds. A distinct decline in horseshoe crab numbers has occurred that parallels climate change associated with the end of the last Ice Age,
Friday, August 27, 2010 - 23:00
Large changes in the suns energy output may drive fluctuations in Earths outer atmosphere
Tuesday, August 24, 2010 - 23:00
A relatively new type of El Nino, which has its warmest waters in the central-equatorial Pacific Ocean, rather than in the eastern-equatorial Pacific, is becoming more common and progressively stronge
Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 23:00
Researchers Find Widespread Floating Plastic Debris in the Western North Atlantic Ocean
Sunday, August 22, 2010 - 23:00
Scientists generally have to rely on ground measurements and then use mathematical models to extrapolate upwards when they need to create a picture of the global atmosphere