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Deep impact: Deep-sea wildlife more vulnerable to extinction than first thought

Added: 22.03.2018 22:48 | 11 views | 0 comments

The existence of the unusual yeti crabs (Kiwaidae) -- a family of crab-like animals whose hairy claws and bodies are reminiscent of the abominable snowman -- since 2005, but already their future survival could be at risk. New Oxford University research suggests that past environmental changes may have profoundly impacted the geographic range and species diversity of this family. The findings indicate that such animals may be more vulnerable to the effects of human resource exploitation and climate change than initially thought.

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Landscape ridges may hold clues about ice age and climate change

Added: 22.03.2018 18:18 | 11 views | 0 comments

Researchers say the landscape may also hold answers to how glaciers helped form the current terrain and provide insight into the progression of climate change.

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Macron fires salvo in EU-US trade war as he tears into Trump's climate change stance

Added: 22.03.2018 14:11 | 13 views | 0 comments

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron took a swipe at Donald Trump amid the ongoing trade war between the United States and the European Union, calling on EU leaders to maintain consistency between social and trading objectives.


Chevron says it will not dispute climate science in US lawsuit

Added: 22.03.2018 6:41 | 0 views | 0 comments

A Chevron attorney told a US court on Wednesday (March 21) that the company supports scientific conclusions that humans are causing climate change, a response to a lawsuit that accuses five major energy producers of misleading the public for years about their role in global warming.


Court as class: Judge gets climate change lesson in oil suit

Added: 22.03.2018 0:18 | 4 views | 0 comments

A federal judge presiding over lawsuits that accuse big oil companies of lying about global warming to protect their profits is turning his courtroom into a classroom in what could be the first hearing to study the science of climate change.


US national parks increasingly important for bird conservation in face of climate change

Added: 21.03.2018 20:40 | 2 views | 0 comments

US national parks could become even more important for the conservation of bird species in the face of climate change, according to a new study.


Drought-induced changes in forest composition amplify effects of climate change

Added: 21.03.2018 19:53 | 2 views | 0 comments

The face of American forests is changing, due to climate change-induced shifts in rainfall and temperature that are causing shifts in the abundance of numerous tree species, according to a new article. The result means some forests in the eastern U.S. are already starting to look different, but more important, it means the ability of those forests to soak up carbon is being altered as well, which could in turn bring about further climate change.


The Latest: Chevron lawyer: No debate about climate science

Added: 21.03.2018 19:28 | 0 views | 0 comments

The Latest on a tutorial on climate change before a federal judge in San Francisco (all times local): 9:15 a.m.


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