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What drives uncertainties in adapting to sea-level rise?

Originally Published by RealClimate

 

Sally Brown of the University of Southampton talks about the factors that create climate ‘uncertainties’.

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An Environment in Flux

Remote sensing is being used to promote the sustainability of agricultural and recreational opportunities in the Medicine Bow National Forest of Wyoming, USA.

Scientists set out costs of sea level rise

Originally Published by environmentalresearchweb: all content

Warning that increased investment in coastal defences must be made in tandem with emissions reductions to prevent huge economic damage caused by flooding
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Early Earth may have been ice cold

Originally Published by Earth & Climate News — ScienceDaily

When Earth’s first organisms were formed, it may have been in an ice cold ocean. New research indicates that both land and ocean were much colder than previously believed.
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‘Fairy circles’ discovered in Australia

Originally Published by Earth & Climate News — ScienceDaily

What happens to its stuff when black hole vanishes?

Originally Published by EarthSky

Physicists have argued strenuously that it was not possible that all quantum information could remain hidden withinthe black hole when it shrunk to minute sizes.

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A glance into the future of the Arctic

Originally Published by EurekAlert! – Earth Science

Throughout the Arctic, ice wedges are thawing at a rapid pace. Changes to these structures, which are very common in permafrost landscapes, have a massive impact on the hydrology of the tundra.

Sand dunes are important desert dust sources

Originally Published by EurekAlert! – Earth Science

A Global View of Methane

Originally Published by NASA Earth Observatory

Methane is one of the most potent—and surprising—greenhouse gases.
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Stepping into the SWOS Portal: How Coordination of Data Can Help Protect the World’s Vanishing Wetlands

The Earth has lost more than half of its wetland extent since 1900. The satellite-based Wetland Observation Service (SWOS) is working to provide a data portal that will have real-world impacts, helping to track wetland degradation, identify pollution sources, and assess restoration strategies.

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