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Warmer Arctic temperatures are 'new normal'

Added: 13.12.2017 11:55 | 0 views | 0 comments

Arctic temperatures are continuing to rise while sea ice declines, a new report has found, with the region showing no sign of returning to its "reliably frozen" state.


Zahra Lari: Ice Princess in the Arabian Desert

Added: 29.11.2017 1:23 | 3 views | 0 comments

The United Arab Emirates (UAE), a Persian Gulf state where temperatures soar as high as 48 degree Celsius (118.4 Fahrenheit) during summer, is famous for hosting the Formula 1, The Dubai World Cup horse race, camel races -- and even international cricket and skydiving tournaments.


There are health-tracking wearables for babies, too

Added: 06.11.2017 12:40 | 6 views | 0 comments

In their Atlanta home, 6-month-old Avery giggled and rolled on his piano mat, kicking his tiny feet into the air, while his mother, Crystal King, quietly checked his temperature on her cell phone.


Trump administration doesn't want to talk about climate change

Added: 12.09.2017 19:46 | 25 views | 0 comments

Last year was the Earth's warmest recorded year, the third year in a row to set a new record for global average temperatures. Rising temperatures are likely to increase the intensity and impact of major storms, scientists say, yet in the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the Trump administration has resisted talking about climate change at all.


US still on track for 'above average' Atlantic hurricane season

Added: 05.08.2017 20:50 | 37 views | 0 comments

Warm sea surface temperatures and a weak or non-existent El Niño will contribute to an above-normal hurricane season in the Atlantic this year, Colorado State University announced Friday.


Earth to warm 2 degrees by the end of this century

Added: 31.07.2017 16:01 | 36 views | 0 comments

By the end of the century, the global temperature is likely to rise more than 2 degrees Celsius, or 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit.


'When corals die off, we die off'

Added: 10.07.2017 13:00 | 48 views | 0 comments

In 1998, the cruel heat of El Nino hit Seychelles hard. Sea surface temperatures rose around the Indian Ocean, bleaching 90% of coral reefs in the archipelago. Widespread flooding caused significant economic losses -- fishing and agriculture accounting for more than half of the total figure according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Communities evacuated as wildfires spread

Added: 29.06.2017 9:51 | 52 views | 0 comments

Wildfires fueled by gusty winds and high temperatures raged for another day in Utah and Arizona, displacing communities as hundreds of firefighters battled the blazes.


Toxic foam floods the streets of Bangalore

Added: 31.05.2017 5:17 | 67 views | 0 comments

In the southern Indian city of Bangalore, where April temperatures can reach up to 39 degrees Celsius (103 degrees Fahrenheit), the arrival of cooling monsoon rain is something to be celebrated.


Water breaches 'Doomsday' vault entrance

Added: 21.05.2017 23:45 | 58 views | 0 comments

Unseasonably warm temperatures last fall caused water to breach the entrance to the Arctic's so-called "Doomsday" seed vault, one of humanity's last hopes after a global catastrophe, the company that manages the vault said last week.


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