• phys.org | 8/7/2019 | Staff
    Combatting global warming will require major changes in land use, a new climate change report says. One important change could be decreasing the amount of land used to produce livestock—which means...
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  • phys.org | 7/29/2019 | Staff
    Tomorrow a special report on how land use affects climate change will be released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Land degradation, deforestation, and the expansion of our deserts,...
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  • earthsky.org | 7/23/2019 | Eleanor Imster
    Joshua trees. Image © Doug/Adobe Stock. A new study that looked at global warming’s impact on trees in California’s Joshua Tree National Park suggests that without dramatic action to reduce climate...
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  • phys.org | 6/24/2019 | Staff
    They outlived mammoths and saber-toothed tigers. But without dramatic action to reduce climate change, new research shows Joshua trees won't survive much past this century.
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  • spectrummagazine.org | 7/12/2019 | Staff
    Where to begin? I guess we should begin at the beginning. “In the beginning the Godhead created the heavens and the earth.”[2] This was no ordinary God. Because in a second version of the story of...
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  • WIRED | 7/9/2019 | Fred Pearce
    This story originally appeared on Yale Environment 360 and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. There are many mysteries in the Amazon. Until recently, one of the most troubling was the vast...
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  • ScienceDaily | 7/4/2019 | Staff
    The researchers calculated that under the current climate conditions, Earth's land could support 4.4 billion hectares of continuous tree cover. That is 1.6 billion more than the currently existing 2.
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  • phys.org | 3/22/2018 | Staff
    Arturo Keller. Credit: Sonia Fernandez The more naturally verdant an area is, the more likely it will contribute to the general health of the habitats and the organisms in and around it.
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  • ScienceDaily | 6/24/2019 | Staff
    New research led by University of Utah biologists William Anderegg, Anna Trugman and David Bowling find that some plants and trees are prolific spendthrifts in drought conditions -- "spending"...
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