Showing posts from August, 2020

New research finds - global heating is melting vast northern fields of permafrost so fast that - within decades - they'll likely stop cooling the planet as they have for millennia - and start doing just the opposite.

Damage from whopper hurricanes rising for many reasons

There is at least 10 times more plastic in the Atlantic than previously thought

Why deforestation and extinctions make pandemics more likely

Agriculture replaces fossil fuels as largest human source of sulfur to the environment

Is Manitoba's Brokenhead River about to become a dumping ground for an Alberta-based sand-mining company?

Popular insecticides harm birds in the United States

Agrochemicals speed the spread of deadly parasites

Global death rate from rising temperatures projected to surpass the current death rate of all infectious diseases combined

Theoretical physicists say 90% chance of societal collapse within several decades

The second-largest ice sheet in the Arctic - Canada's Milne sheet, has collapsed.

‘Negligible’ long-term impacts on climate from COVID-19 restrictions

Climate change: Frequency of extreme droughts across Europe predicted to rise

Measuring ecosystem disruption caused by marine heatwaves

Zoonotic disease risk linked to human land use management