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- Global warming could destroy high-elevation meadows. // Science Teacher;May95, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p15
Reports on the loss of high-elevation meadows to the encroachment of dry-adapted shrubs such as sagebrush as one possible effect of global warming. Research by scientists at University of California at Berkeley; Simulation of temperature increase over Colorado meadow.
- Global warming research: Learning from past mistakes. Rubin, Edward S. // USA Today Magazine;Sep93, Vol. 122 Issue 2580, p64
Reports on the need for key policy choices in the environmental issues associated with global warming. Uncertainties about predictions on the consequences of global warming; Actions to address the dilemma; Assessment of the acid rain debacle in the 1970s; Understanding of economic and social...
- Canada Can Meet Global-Warming Targets, Grow Jobs and Economy. // Sustainable Business Weekly;11/2/2009, p2
The article focuses on an economic modelling study commissioned by the Pembina Institute and the David Suzuki Foundation, which states that Canada can succeed economically while meeting targets to reduce global warming pollution.
- Floods of Switzerland Over the Past Five Centuries. // CO2 Science;12/29/2010, Vol. 13 Issue 52, Special Section p1
The article discusses a study conducted Schmocker-Fackel et al. to determine whether frequent flooding in northern Switzerland is a consequence of global warming.
- Is the earth heating up? // National Wildlife (World Edition);Aug/Sep95, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p5
Discusses the findings of researchers in the United States concerning global warming. Includes evidence of increasing temperature in Monterey Bay, California; Changes in the amount of microzooplankton in waters in Southern California; Increase in water vapor concentrations in Colorado.
- Rock bottom. // New Scientist;7/10/93, Vol. 139 Issue 1881, p11
Reports on the completion of the Greenland Ice Sheet Project. Drilling to the bottom of Greenland ice sheet; Record of climate in the northern hemisphere over the past 250,000 years; Depth.
- So long, farewell, auf Weidersehen, goodbye... Mestel, Rosie // New Scientist;2/18/95, Vol. 145 Issue 1965, p6
Warns on the possible consequences of global warming on the environment. Simulation of global warming; Biomass of sagebrush in heated and unheated meadowland; Disturbance of insect and microbial life; Research by John Harte, professor of energy and resources at the University of California in...
- Core correlations. Zahn, Rainer // Nature;9/22/1994, Vol. 371 Issue 6495, p289
Discusses the correlations of ice-core records with the history of climate variability. Results of the Greenland Ice-Core Project (GRIP); Warm intervals between glacial periods; Contribution of ocean circulation; Eemian climate instabilities. INSET: Linking ice-core records to ocean...
- Bedtime warming baffles climatologists. Pearce, Fred // New Scientist;11/20/93, Vol. 140 Issue 1900, p15
Discusses findings indicating global warming as largely occurring at night. Rising of landmass temperature over most of the northern hemisphere; Night-time trend as emerging strongly and unexpected in all data; Clouds as key to the night-time warming problem; Rise in night-time temperatures as...