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These stunning timelapse photos may just convince you about climate change

By CHELSEA HARVEY in THE WASHINGTON POST | 31 March 2017 "Melting glaciers, from Greenland to Antarctica, have become symbols of global warming — and monitoring their retreat is one...

Close connection between deep currents and climate

HELMHOLTZ CENTRE FOR OCEAN RESEARCH KIEL (GEOMAR) | 3 April 2017 Mild winters in northern Europe, rainfall in western Africa, hurricanes in North America -the energy transported around the world...

1997 was ‘tipping point’ for ice caps around Greenland’s edges

UTRECHT UNIVERSITY | 31 March 2017 Measuring almost 100,000 km2 (about twice the size of the Netherlands), the ice caps around Greenland's edges represent the largest glacierised area on earth,...

Glacier photos illustrate climate change

GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA | 30 March 2017 Boulder, Colorado, USA.  Climate is changing -- there should be zero doubt about this circa 2017. The outstanding issue for the geoscience...

Major new discovery on seal evolution

  Graduate Student Makes Major Discovery About Seal Evolution CANADIAN MUSEUM OF NATURE | 19 February 2014 Findings Shed Light on Past and Future of Species Ottawa, Canada—In the world of science, one...

NASA Satellites See Arctic Surface Darkening Faster

This video uses the historic "Daisyworld" model to illustrate Earth science concepts, such as albedo and feedback loops. NASA | 18 February 2014 The retreat of sea ice in the Arctic...

Tropical Cyclone Edilson Leaving Mauritius

NASA Sees Tropical Cyclone Edilson Leaving Mauritius ROB GUTRO for NASA'S GODDARD SPACE CENTER | 6 February 2014 NASA's Terra satellite saw Tropical Cyclone Edilson pulling away from the island of...

Australia bears Tropical Storms Edna and Fletcher

  NASA Satellite Catches Australia's Newborn Tropical Storm Edna and Stubborn Fletcher ROB GUTRO on NASA'S GODDARD SPACE CENTER | 4 February 2014 Northeastern Australia has been watching two tropical low pressure...

NASA Satellite Tracking “Fletcher” Near Queensland

  NASA's Aqua Satellite Tracking System 94P or "Fletcher" Near Queensland ROB GUTRO on NASA GODDARD SPACE CENTER | 3 February 2014 A tropical low pressure area known as "System 94P" has...

NASA Laser Technology Reveals How Ice Measures Up

  New NASA Laser Technology Reveals How Ice Measures Up KATE RAMSAYER for NASA | 28 January 2014 New results from NASA's MABEL campaign demonstrated that a photon-counting technique will allow researchers...

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