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Above all, scientists fear tipping points of climate change | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah

As the United Nations climate summit in Scotland’s Glasgow approach, leaders from around the world are gearing up for a do-or-die showdown to limit global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius (34.7 degrees Fahrenheit). However, breaching that limit may not be…

DNA Sequencing of Viking Bones ‘Will Rewrite History’: They Weren’t All Scandinavian

Invaders, pirates, warriors—the history books taught us Vikings were brutal predators who travelled by sea from Scandinavia to pillage and raid their way across Europe and beyond. Now cutting-edge DNA sequencing of more than 400 Viking skeletons from archaeological sites scattered across Europe and Greenland will rewrite the history books as it has shown: Skeletons […]

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‘Season Of Shivers’: Old Farmer’s Almanac Predicts Bone-Chilling Winter

Brrr! The 2022 Old Farmer’s Almanac comes with a winter warning: Prepare for a “Season of Shivers.” This winter will be punctuated by positively bone-chilling, below-average temperatures across most of the United States. “This coming winter could well be one of…

Don’t just talk – act on climate, Queen Elizabeth signals to world leaders – Reuters UK

Some leaders talk but don’t do – Queen Elizabeth China’s Xi will not attend COP26 in person – Times Biden to attend, Kremlin chief Putin unclear UK’s Johnson tells children: I will save the planet LONDON, Oct 15 (Reuters) –…

EYE ON THE ENVIRONMENT | Addressing fear of global warming with local opportunities – Ventura County Reporter

Pictured: Young local residents in a Climate Strike March at Ventura City Hall. Sept. 20, 2019. Photo by Kimberly Rivers.  by David Goldstein As Halloween decorations appear this month, few children will fear the goblins, ghosts, and ghouls depicted in…

U.K. Agency Issues Climate Change Warning Before U.N. Summit – The New York Times

LONDON — The British Environment Agency on Wednesday delivered a stark warning to world leaders on the need for decisive action to combat climate change, ahead of a U.N. summit in Glasgow this month when delegates from nearly every country…

Using your Brain Rather than Google Maps: Alzheimer’s Research on London Cabbies is Eye Opening

An iconic fixture in any London street scene for decades, the black taxi cab and their extraordinary cabbies are the focal point of a new expedition into Alzheimer’s research. Cabbies have an incredible knowledge of London streets that seems to confer some protection against Alzheimer’s Disease—this could be be clinically relevant to struggling patients, or […]

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Mature Trees Will Increase CO2 Absorption By a Third in Response to Raised Levels in the Air, Study Shows

Mature oak trees will increase their rate of photosynthesis by up to a third in response to the raised CO2 levels expected to be the world average by about 2050, new research shows. The results are the first to emerge from a giant outdoor experiment, led by the University of Birmingham in which an old […]

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A Perfect Storm Is Brewing In Canada As Energy Crisis Looms

Winter is coming — and it’s not looking pretty. A confluence of events is threatening to create the perfect storm that could see an unusually cold winter coupled with prohibitively high home heating costs, in an economy already facing significant…

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