http://bangordailynews.com/2019/08/24/opinion/editorials/the-amazon-is-burning-we-should-all-care/The Amazon is burning. Although fires are common in the rainforest every summer, there are nearly twice as many blazes in Brazil this year compared to 2018. So far this year, nearly 73,000 fires have […]
https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/energy-and-environment/understanding-clouded-leopards-and-their-habitats/article29245150.eceDampa tiger reserve in Mizoram has one of the highest population densities.
https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/458666-brazils-bolsonaro-reverses-on-amazon-announces-plans-to-send-armedBrazilian President Jair Bolsonaro reversed course Saturday, saying he plans to send the country’s military to fight raging wildfires in the Amazon.Bolsonaro authorized the troop deployment Saturday morning for the next month in a… Original Title: Brazil's […]
https://www.axios.com/mozambique-national-park-coffee-fight-deforestation-dc121d50-cac0-4989-bce2-f2dbb1bcf3ba.html400 local farmers have begun to grow coffee trees on the slopes of Mozambique’s Mount Gorongosa in an effort to revitalize the quickly disappearing rainforest and boost incomes, reports AP. The big picture: Nearly 2 decades […]
https://www.cbsnews.com/video/why-the-amazon-could-be-at-risk-of-collapsing/French President Emmanuel Macron wants the wildfires in the Amazon rainforest to be on the agenda at this weekend’s G-7 summit. In Brazil, President Jair Bolsonaro has authorized the military to join the fight, and […]
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-49452736Fires in the Amazon rainforest have prompted concern around the world. Original Title: Amazon Fires: Why the rainforest helps fight climate change Full Text of the Original Article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-49452736
https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/08/24/753511276/when-temperatures-rise-so-do-health-problems?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=healthHeatstroke tends to get the most attention during extreme heat waves. But other diseases are affected by high temperatures as well. (Image credit: Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/sciencealert-latestnews/~3/O3NvAQRX7SA/nasa-images-show-just-how-much-carbon-monoxide-is-coming-off-the-burning-amazonThis is what’s happening in our atmosphere.
http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2019/08/cyclone-over-arctic-ocean-august-24-2019.htmlAs illustrated by above map, Arctic heating is accelerating, with temperatures showing up in the Arctic that are up to 4.41°C hotter than the average global temperature during 1880-1920. The image below shows two plots. […]
https://phys.org/news/2019-08-migrating-mule-deer-dont.htmlHow do big-game animals know where to migrate across hundreds of miles of vast Wyoming landscapes year after year? Original Title: Migrating mule deer don’t need directions: study Full Text of the Original Article: https://phys.org/news/2019-08-migrating-mule-deer-dont.html