- U.N. REPORT: HEAT'S ON. // Ski;Feb2004, Vol. 68 Issue 6, p26
Discusses the possible disappearance of natural snow due to global warming by 2034.
- Weaving a web of learning. Liftig, Inez // Science Scope;Nov2009, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p1
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor cites some topics that are published within the issue, which include snowfall, global warming, and the views of Erica M. Brownstein and Tom Fletcher on why teachers should not consider science or any subject more essential than others.
- Mourning a white Christmas. Martin, Andrew // New Statesman;12/16/2002, Vol. 131 Issue 4618, p82
Presents an article on snowy Christmases. Childhood memories on snowy Christmases; Insights on global warming in Great Britain; Discussion on having a snow fall in Great Britain in Christmas 2002.
- Ski season on the out? // Travel Daily;2/14/2014, p6
The article discusses the results of a study by researchers at Griffin University in Queensland that the ski industry in New Zealand and Australia might be slowly stamped out due to reduced levels and quantities of natural snow caused by global warming.
- Snow has secrets to tell. Carey, John // National Wildlife (World Edition);Dec91/Jan92, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p4
Looks at the clues snow can hide in its crystals about climate change. Impact of Asian snow on rest of world's climate; Benefits of snow tunnels for small rodents such as tasty voles; Evidence of carbon dioxide and pollutants; Possible causes of the Ice Ages; Possible importance of amount of...
- Hot enough for you? Pearce, Fred // Ecologist;Mar2002, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p38
Discusses the social and environmental impact of global warming. Casualties of floods and landslides in Honduras; Effect of snow melting in northern Canada on hunters; Impact of tides and storms on the people of Tuvalu. INSET: A question of degrees?.
- Prediction of water resources as snow storage under climate change in the Tedori River basin of Japan. Fumikazu, Noto; Toshisuke, Maruyama; Masashi, Yoshida; Yoshio, Hayase; Hiroshi, Takimoto; Kimihito, Nakamura // Paddy & Water Environment;Jan2013, Vol. 11 Issue 1-4, p463
We investigate the effect of climate change on water resources as snow storage (WRSS) using a regional climate model with a 20-km mesh (MRI-RCM20), in the Tedori River basin of Japan. We make four main predictions. First, annual average temperature in Kanazawa is predicted to increase by 2.7...
- Thistle Diary. Dalyell, Tom // New Scientist;05/22/99, Vol. 162 Issue 2187, p62
Reports on several nature problems facing the world, including polluted freshwater, solar storms, and the endangerment of the snow bunting. Discussion of ultraviolet lasers and their effectiveness in measuring the pollution in water; Mention of satellites watching for signs of a solar storm;...
- Thinning and slowdown of Greenland's Mittivakkat Gletscher. Mernild, S. H.; Knudsen, N. T.; Hoffman, M. J.; Yde, J. C.; Lipscomb, W. H.; Hanna, E.; Malmros, J. K.; Fausto, R. S. // Cryosphere Discussions;2012, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p4387
The article presents a study on the changes in the Mittivakkat Gletscher (MG) glacier in Greenland between 1986 and 2011. The study evaluates the bed topography, ice thickness, and surface elevation of MG based on monopulse radio-echo soundings. Result shows that the mean ice thickness of the...