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Climate change leads to higher chance of floods, extreme rainfall – ANI News

London [UK], June 13 (ANI): During a recent study, climate experts at the Newcastle University found that, without urgent action, climate change will continue to cause an increase in the intensity of extreme rainfall that might lead to severe flooding.An…

From the Right: the religion of climate change has several false prophets – Daily Commercial

As the Biden administration planners would like to spend billions of dollars to address climate change, it might be wise to look at the climate predictions over the past 50 years.  For the man-made climate change believers, let’s examine some of their past prophets. The Boston…

Papers explore massive plankton blooms with very different ecosystem impacts

(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) Two new papers explore this question and provide examples of conditions that lead to massive plankton blooms with vastly different potential impacts on the ecosystem, according to McGillicuddy, co-author of both papers. Both papers also point to the importance of using advanced technology–including Video Plankton Recorders, autonomous underwater vehicles, and the Ocean Observatories Initiative’s Coastal Pioneer Array–to find and monitor these blooms.

Climate change increases extreme rainfall and the chance of floods – EurekAlert

Climate experts warn that, without urgent action, climate change will continue to cause an increase in the intensity of extreme rainfall that can lead to severe flooding. An international research team have concluded that increases in extreme rainfall and associated…

Climate change increases extreme rainfall and the chance of floods

(Newcastle University) An international research team have concluded that increases in extreme rainfall and associated flooding are projected to continue as global temperatures continue to rise. Efforts to limit warming to +1.5C will help limit changes in extreme rainfall, though some societal adaptations will still be required.

Climate change impacts on seaports, threat to development – PreventionWeb

By Regina Asariotis Seaports are essential for global trade-led development, and for the ‘Blue Economy’. They provide access to global markets and supply-chains for all countries, and are integral to maritime transport, as well as fisheries, offshore energy development, and…

Study of past South Asian monsoons suggests stronger monsoon rainfall in the future

(Brown University) New research finds that increases in monsoon rainfall over the past million years were linked with increases in atmospheric CO2 and the import of moisture from the southern hemisphere, which suggests stronger rains in the future as CO2 levels rise.

Underwater ancient cypress forest offers clues to the past

(Louisiana State University) Louisiana State University marine geologist and paleoclimatologist Kristine DeLong’s new research findings uncover new information about the underwater ancient cypress forest and the Gulf Coast’s past.