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Bearcam Live Event Schedule June/July 2021

Get ready for Bearcam! The salmon are poised to return and the brown bears are hungry. Our upcoming live events explore the world of brown bears and salmon at Brooks River in Katmai National Park, one of the greatest wildlife…

Passing the acid test: New, low-pH system recycles more carbon into valuable products

(University of Sydney) An engineering researcher from the University of Sydney, in collaboration with a team at the University of Toronto, has developed an electrochemical system that coverts a greater amount of CO2 into valuable products, such as ethylene and ethanol. These are used in everyday materials, from plastic to Lycra.

Create forests to stop global warming, says Minister – The Hindu

Minister for Local Self-Governments and Excise M.V. Govindan has called for a conscious effort to create forests to meet the challenges of global warming. Inaugurating the Little Forest Challenge launched by the district panchayat as part of the Carbon Neutral…

Global warming could pass 1.5°C within the next five years – Moneyweb.co.za

There’s about a 40% chance that the global average temperature for at least one of the next five years will be 1.5º Celsius higher than in pre-industrial times—and the odds are only going up. That level of temperature increase would most likely…

How New Zealand’s cheeky kea and kākā will fare with climate change – EurekAlert

With global warming decreasing the size of New Zealand’s alpine zone, a University of Otago study found out what this means for our altitude-loving kea. The study, published in Molecular Ecology, analysed whole genome DNA data of the kea and,…

Arctic nations pledge to fight global warming despite rising tensions – WION

Arctic countries on Thursday pledged to fight global warming, which is happening three times faster in the Far North, and to preserve peace in the region as its geopolitical importance rises. Accelerated global warming, untapped resources, new maritime routes opened…

Arctic nations agree to fight global warming despite tensions – Al Jazeera English

Arctic countries have pledged to fight global warming, which is happening three times faster in the northern reaches of the earth than elsewhere and to preserve peace in the region as its geopolitical importance increases. Accelerated global warming, untapped resources,…