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Climate Change Challenges the Survival of Fish Across the World

Climate change will force many amphibians, mammals and birds to move to cooler areas outside their normal ranges, provided they can find space and...
Tropical Rainfall

Understanding Tropical Rainfall

The Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), also known as the doldrums, is one of the dramatic features of Earth’s climate system. Prominent enough to be...
climate warming

Seasonality of Sea Ice Enhances Climate Warming in the Arctic

The sea ice cover of the Arctic Ocean shrinks rapidly with most ice loss observed during the summer months. A new study under participation...
climate

Tibet Sediments Reveal Climate Patterns from Millions of Years Ago

The Tibetan Plateau in China experiences the strongest monsoon system on Earth, with powerful winds—and accompanying intense rains in the summer months—caused by a...

New insights into the dynamics of past climate change 

A new study finds that changing climate in the polar regions can affect conditions in the rest of the world far quicker than previously...

Paul O’Gorman: Extreme storm tracker

Several winters back, while shoveling out his driveway after a particularly heavy snowstorm, Paul O’Gorman couldn’t help but wonder: How is climate change affecting...

Interaction of ocean oscillations caused ‘false pause’ in global warming

The recent slowdown in climate warming is due, at least in part, to natural oscillations in the climate, according to a team of climate...