User: flenvcenter Topic: Air and Climate-Regional
Category: Climate Change :: Climate Change Science
Last updated: Mar 04 2015 14:50 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Congressman pulls back some on climate demands 4.3.2015 Headlines: All Headlines
The Arizona congressman who last week asked the University of Colorado to disclose the sources of funding for professor Roger Pielke Jr. now admits an additional request for communications regarding such funding was an "overreach" — but defended the search as an effort to seek important disclosures for figures in the climate change debate.
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Achenbach: The fierce opposition to scientific reality 21.2.2015 Denver Post: Opinion
We live in an age when all manner of scientific knowledge — from the safety of fluoride and vaccines to the reality of climate change — faces organized and often furious opposition.
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Study sees even bigger, longer droughts for much of U.S. West 13.2.2015 Denver Post: National News Headlines
As bad as recent droughts in California, the Southwest and the Midwest have been, scientists say far worse "megadroughts" are coming — and they're bound to last for decades.
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Study sees even bigger longer droughts for much of US West 13.2.2015 Denver Post: National News Headlines
As bad as recent droughts in California, the Southwest and the Midwest have been, scientists say far worse "megadroughts" are coming — and they're bound to last for decades.
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Scientists urge deeper look at re-engineering climate to cool Earth 11.2.2015 Denver Post: Local
Government-backed scientists Tuesday called for research and testing of last-ditch "climate interventions" — to cool the planet by blocking sunlight or by capturing and burying carbon ...
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Study: Climate change could bring more disease, crop damage, fires to Colorado 4.2.2015 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado could see more incidents of infectious diseases, while the elderly and people living in poverty are especially vulnerable to the potential impacts of future climate change, according to a comprehensive new report commissioned by the Colorado Energy Office.
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Poll shows giant gap between what public, scientists think 29.1.2015 Durango Herald
WASHINGTON – The American public and U.S. scientists are light-years apart on science issues. And 98 percent of surveyed scientists say it’s a problem that we don’t know what they’re talking about.Scientists are far less worried about genetically modified food, pesticide use and nuclear power than is the...
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Critical mule deer research relies on fundraising 21.1.2015 High Country News Most Recent
Scientists raise money to study effects of drought, development and migration.
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'Real hunger' creating demand for environmental philosophy 19.1.2015 Current Issue
Descriptions of the West's top programs.
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Five myths about weather forecasting 8.1.2015 Denver Post: Opinion
Every time there's a cold snap, we see countless commentators on blogs and social media ridiculing the idea of global warming.
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Poll: Half of Republicans back limits on carbon 12.12.2014 Durango Herald
WASHINGTON – When Republicans take control of Congress next month, top on their agenda will be undoing environmental regulations they claim will harm the economy, chief among them President Barack Obama’s plans to limit heat-trapping carbon pollution from coal-fired power plants.The results of a new poll from the Associated...
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Calif. drought driven by natural atmosphere patterns, study says 10.12.2014 Denver Post: National News Headlines
California's worst drought in four decades, which has threatened agriculture and exacerbated wildfire risk, has been driven primarily by natural atmospheric patterns, according to a U.S. government-sponsored study.
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Denver scientists publish research on Snowmastodon Project 25.11.2014 Headlines: All Headlines
Four years of excavation and research in a Colorado reservoir have led to the publication of the Snowmastodon Project Science Volume in an international science journal this month.
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Global warming lighting up sky 14.11.2014 Durango Herald
WASHINGTON – Lightning strikes in the United States will likely increase by nearly 50 percent by the end of the century as the world gets warmer and wetter, a new study says.While those conditions were already known to promote thunderstorms in general, the new work focused on lightning strikes themselves. Researchers...
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The walrus detectives 9.10.2014 High Country News Most Recent
What's behind the Alaska walrus haul-outs? Everyone's calling climate change, but the truth is, we don't know.
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Climate change found to have spurred worldwide heatwaves 6.10.2014 High Country News Most Recent
But floods and droughts have less certain links to planetary warming.
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Boulder researcher: 2013's flood-triggering rains not caused by climate change 29.9.2014 Denver Post: Local
The historic rain that shattered records across Colorado's northern Front Range last September was not made more likely or intense by the effects of climate change, according to a study published today that was led by a Boulder-based ...
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Zen and the art of wildflower science 3.9.2014 Current Issue
In the Rocky Mountains, a long-term study yields surprises
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Climate study yields bad news for tiny desert fish 1.9.2014 Salt Lake Tribune
Reno, Nev. • For 10,000 years, a tiny iridescent blue fish has lived in the depths of a cavern in Nevada’s desert. But a new study says climate change and warming waters — and its lack of mobility — are threatening its existence and decreasing its numbers. Scientists studying climate change anticipate that as Earth continues to warm, fish and wildlife will migrate away from the equator or seek higher ground for a cooler habitat. “The catch phrase is ‘Migrate, Adapt or Die,’” said Mark Hausner, a...
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Fish and Wildlife declines to list wolverines as endangered 14.8.2014 From the Blogs
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