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How Ocean Circulation Influences the Climate Change: New Studies Explain

Earth gets warmer, and scientists wonder about the consequences of rising temperatures on the ocean circulation that help manage the global climate. Some things, however, are about to change. Two new studies put in the spotlight a critical influence of...
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A New Nanocatalyst Can Turn the Greenhouse Gas into Hydrogen

The greenhouse gasses can now be recycled thanks to a new nanocatalyst. Compared to the traditional electrode catalysts, the recently developed catalyst has more than twice the conversion efficiency from methane to hydrogen.  The development is also expected to contribute...
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Antarctica’s Recent Status Revealed: Ice Loss Results

As Antarctica continues to experience tragic ice loss, new research emerges. The Monash University climate scientists performed a series of measurements and revealed Antarctica ice loss's worrying status. According to their results, the ice loss persisted for many centuries after...
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Alaska Under Investigation: Possible Mega-tsunami Triggered by Ice Melt

A team of scientists released a statement discussing a possible giant, dangerous tsunami in Alaska that could occur in the next 12 months. The potential risks of such an unfortunate event are severe, yet there are still too many things...
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The Biomass in Earth’s Biggest Trees Was Measured: New Laser Tech Details

The massive Californian redwood trees' biomass and volume were measured for the first time using new laser technology.  The newest development provides never-seen-before data of the 3D structure of trees. Scientists can also determine how much carbon the trees absorb...
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New Report Shows Major Warming of the Atlantic Ocean

The record of Atlantic sea-surface temperature has been released, and the statistics are worrying. According to the team of climate scientists that realized the research, the warmest period has been in the last decade. The recently extended record indicates that...
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How to Monitor Global River Water Environment: Scientists Explains

Things such as heat emission, climate change, water management, and human activities, affect nitrogen transport and the hydrothermal condition in the river systems and soil. They also influence the water environment and the global nitrogen cycle.  Recently, a team of...
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This is the Warmest Month So Far: What Should You Know

Our planet's surface was warmer last month, with temperatures since January tracking those of the hottest ever calendar year back in 2016.  According to the Copernicus Climate Change Service, this year has now faced three months of record warmth in...
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How Could Volcanic Ash Lower the Carbon Dioxide? New Research Explains

A team of scientists examining ways of eliminating carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases from Earth's atmosphere think volcanic ash could have a significant role. The scientists comprise all the findings and results in a new paper. Human-caused climate change...
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The Future Climate Will Be Influenced by the Antarctic Ice Loss: How Bad it Will Be?

The recent climate modeling research that examined the influence of accelerated ice melt from the Antarctic Ice Sheet (AIS) on future climate shows significant global climate effects. A team of climate scientists explains how future climate conditions could vary under...