28.7 C
New York
Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Tags Permafrost

Tag: Permafrost

Arctic greening won’t save the climate – here’s why

Donatella Zona, San Diego State University Satellite images show the Arctic has been getting greener as temperatures in the...

2021 Arctic Report Card reveals a (human) story of cascading disruptions,...

Matthew Druckenmiller, University of Colorado Boulder; Rick Thoman, University of Alaska Fairbanks, and Twila Moon, University of Colorado Boulder

Rural Alaska has a bridge problem as permafrost thaws and crossing...

Guangqing Chi, Penn State; Davin Holen, University of Alaska Fairbanks; Heather Randell, Penn State; Megan Mucioki, Penn State, and Rebecca Napolitano, Penn...

Peatlands keep a lot of carbon out of Earth’s atmosphere, but...

Julie Loisel, Texas A&M University Peatlands are a type of wetland where dead plant material doesn’t fully decompose because it’s too soggy. In these ecosystems,...

A military perspective on climate change could bridge the gap between...

Michael Klare, Hampshire College As experts warn that the world is running out of time to head off severe climate change, discussions of what the...

What is the cryosphere? Hint: It’s vital to farming, fishing and...

Mark Serreze, University of Colorado Boulder More than 100 scientists from 30 countries released a special report examining climate change impacts on the oceans and...

In Alaska, everyone’s grappling with climate change

Nancy Fresco, University of Alaska Fairbanks Coastal villages are washing into the Bering Sea, trees are sprouting in the tundra and shipping lanes are opening...

Melting Arctic sends a message: Climate change is here in a...

Mark Serreze, University of Colorado Scientists have known for a long time that as climate change started to heat up the Earth, its effects would...

Most Popular

Dog brains process human speech in the same way we do

By Victoria Ratcliffe, University of Sussex and David Reby, University of Sussex Sometimes it may seem like your dog doesn’t want to listen. But in...