July 9, 2019

    A drier future sets the stage for more wildfires

    November 8, 2018 was a dry day in Butte County, California. The state was in its sixth consecutive year of…
    July 9, 2019

    Smoke from Canadian fires drifts into United States

    Canada has been battling a very active and destructive fire season on multiple fronts this year. A warming climate, very…
    July 9, 2019

    Scientists reveal close connections between the Northern Hemisphere mid-high latitudes and East Asia

    Chinese scientists have made significant progress on the influence of the Northern Hemisphere mid-high latitudes on East Asian climate, according…
    July 9, 2019

    Semi-arid land in China has expanded in recent decades and probably will continue to expand

    Drylands cover approximately 50% of the land surface in China, among which semi-arid regions are the main dryland type. However,…
    July 9, 2019

    Ancient groundwater in Australia contributing carbon to food webs through surface water

    An ANSTO-led study that examined the link between groundwater and surface food webs in the Great Artesian Basin has demonstrated…
    July 9, 2019

    Researcher helps longtime grape growers embrace new technology

    California vineyard owners are carefully watching grapes mature on the vine this summer, just one in a list of responsibilities…
    July 9, 2019

    How solar heat drives rapid melting of parts of Antarctica’s largest ice shelf

    The ocean that surrounds Antarctica plays a crucial role in regulating the mass balance of the continent's ice cover. We…
    July 9, 2019

    Climate change is affecting crop yields and reducing global food supplies

    Farmers are used to dealing with weather, but climate change is making it harder by altering temperature and rainfall patterns,…
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