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Posts tagged global warming

September 17, 2010

 

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Decline In Penguin Population Linked To Human Activity

Penguins are being harmed by the changes to the environment.

June 15, 2010

 

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Cockroaches V. Global Warming: Who Wins?

The consequences of global warming seem daunting for humans... but, what about cockroaches?

May 5, 2010

 

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Fish Personalities: Why Water Temperature Matters

Sometimes we feel angry and upset in hot weather. Did you know that fish act differently when their water is hotter or cooler?

November 5, 2009

 

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An Accidental Molecule

Find out what accidental discovery has global warming scientists excited.

October 12, 2009

 

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Insects And Climate Change

Just how vulnerable and sensitive are insects to climate change?

September 9, 2009

 

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Global Warming To Seriously Affect Global Health

Ice caps and glaciers are melting. Ocean levels are rising. Whatever is causing it, there's no longer any way to deny that global warming is for real.

July 27, 2009

 

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Plants Against Global Warming

Scientists have used computer models to show that planting crops with waxier leaves could help to reflect more sunlight and reduce global warming.

June 29, 2009

 

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Soil & CO2

You may already know that the earth stores lots of carbon in different places, like the in the ocean and plants. But are there any other major carbon stores?

November 26, 2008

 

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Killer Seas

Most people know about the mass extinction of the dinosaurs, but did you know there have been about twenty-three mass extinctions since life began on earth?

October 28, 2008

 

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Ocean Heat

Most of the excess heat trapped by greenhouse gasses like carbon dioxide actually ends up in the oceans.

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