Thursday, February 28, 2013
Coral reefs in shallow ocean waters are far more vulnerable to sea temperature rises blamed on global warming than previously thought, with some areas of the Great Barrier Reef likely to pass critical damage thresholds in roughly 30 years.
2013/2/28, 1 Comment
A campaign by global environmental movement Earth Hour to get promises of action from individuals and organizations has spread to at least 50 countries, its chief executive said Wednesday.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) held an experience-sharing seminar with the Clean Carbon Alliance on Monday, Feb. 25 at the International Conference Center of National Taiwan University Hospital.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Earth's increasingly hot, wet climate has cut the amount of work people can do in the worst heat by about 10 percent in the past six decades, and that loss in labor capacity could double by the middle of the century, U.S. government scientists reported on Sunday.
Monday, February 25, 2013
Scientists are delving deep into the travels of whales — thanks to high-tech tracking devices — to try to help protect them.
Sunday, February 24, 2013
Giant goldfish have mysteriously found their way into the famously crystalline waters of Lake Tahoe, the nation's second-deepest lake, alarming researchers and raising questions about the invasive species' long-term effects.
Saturday, February 23, 2013
A new study of Asia's Coral Triangle, which contains nearly 30 percent of the world's reefs, shows that when it comes to ensuring a rich and diverse range of species, size matters.
Monday, February 18, 2013
Jane Goodall greets the audience by imitating a chimpanzee, then launches into an hour-long talk on her relationship with apes and how, from being a primatologist, she became an activist to protect them.
Monday, February 4, 2013
A young dolphin has been used to lure a pod of 100 to 150 others to safety after they were in danger of stranding themselves, Australian officials said Sunday.