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Ocean temperature patterns key to climate change


August 26th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 26 (IANS) An analysis of past oceanic temperature patterns has uncovered the role of sensitive triggers built into our climate system that can cause abrupt shifts in global ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

How heat is transported to Greenland glaciers


March 29th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 29 (ANI): A new study has shed light on how heat is transported to Greenland glaciers.Warmer air is only part of the story when it comes to Greenland's rapidly melting ... Read more...

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Earth becoming a windier place: Study


March 25th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 25 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the world is getting breezier.Although global warming is a suspect, researchers can't say for sure whether climate change is behind the growing ... Read more...

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Gulf Tragedy: Oil May Reach Loop Current Within 24 Hours


May 4th, 2010 - 2:52 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists say that the Gulf's tragic oil spill could reach what is called the 'Loop Current' within the next day. This would take parts of the oil slick ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Scientists discover deep ocean current near Antarctica


April 26th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 26 (ANI): Japanese and Australian researchers have found that a deep-sea current moves millions of cubic metres of water northward from Antarctica every second.The scientists came to the conclusion after ... Read more...

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Climate change attributed to increasing oxygen loss in oceans


May 2nd, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Using computer model predictions, scientists have determined that oxygen-depleted zones in tropical oceans are expanding, possibly because of climate change.The research team consisted of an international team ... Read more...

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Adelie penguins in Antarctica in danger of extinction within 10 years


December 29th, 2007 - 2:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): Ecologists have warned that Adelie penguins in Antarctica face extinction within five to ten years, because of the rapid warming of the region due to climate change."That ... Read more...

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