Earth’s surface temperatures in 2019 were THE SECOND WARMEST since modern record-keeping began in 1880. Globally, 2019 temperatures were SECOND ONLY TO THOSE IN 2016 and continued the planet’s long-term warming trend. THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAVE BEEN THE WARMEST IN THE PAST 140 YEARS. IMAGE BY NASA.
Saturday, 8 June 2019
Older forests resist change, climate change, that is
A forest in Maritime Canada. A PinP photo.
With age, forests in eastern US and Canada become less vulnerable to climate change, study finds. Story here.