climate regimes

Existence of historic lakes on Mars confirmed

June 8th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): A geologic mapping project using NASA spacecraft data offers new evidence that expansive lakes did exist long ago on Mars.A series of sedimentary deposits indicates the presence of ... Read more...

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Habitats will have to keep pace with climate change

December 25th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 25 (IANS) From beetles to barnacles, pikas to pine warblers, many species are already responding to shifting climate regimes. But how fast will they -- and their habitats -- have ... Read more...

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American glaciers shrinking dramatically in response to global warming

September 6th, 2009 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
Washington, September 6 (ANI): Reports indicate that most glaciers in Washington and Alaska in the US are dramatically shrinking in response to a warming climate.During the past 50 years, USGS (US Geological ... Read more...

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184 mm of sea level rise predicted in next 100 years

February 26th, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): It has been suggested in a new study that at least 184 mm (7.2 inches) of sea level rise will occur in the next 100 years through melting ... Read more...

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Half-hot, half-cold planets have supersonic jet streams

October 21st, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): A new study has suggested that Jupiter-like exoplanets have supersonic jet streams that transport heat from their sunny side to their dark side, indicating that the planets ... Read more...

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