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‘Flash Droughts’ Are the Midwest’s Next Big Climate Threat

New research shows that dry weather is coming on more quickly than before, with little advance warning. It could devastate farmers......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredMay 28th, 2022

Knowing the Earth"s energy imbalance is critical in preventing global warming, study finds

The imbalance of energy on Earth is the most important metric in order to gauge the size and effects of climate change, according to a new study published today in the first issue of Environmental Research: Climate......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News8 hr. 37 min. ago

130-Year-Old Menus Show How Climate Change Affects What We Eat

By studying the so-called mean temperature of restaurant seafood, scientists have shown how the species that fill our plates have changed with time......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

"Not all is lost" in climate change fight after Supreme Court limits EPA"s regulatory power

The Supreme Court Thursday issued a ruling limiting the Environmental Protection Agency's ability to regulate carbon emissions from power plants......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Study reveals an unprecedented change in Europe"s fire regime

A study reveals an unprecedented change in the fire regime in Europe which is related to climate change. The affected areas are in Southern, Central and Northern Europe but this historical change in Europe's fire regime is more intense in the Mediter.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Research shows need to improve prediction of Arctic melt ponds

New research shows two widely used computer models that predict summer melt pond formation on sea ice greatly overestimate their extent, a key finding as scientists work to make accurate projections about Arctic climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Environmental justice advocates slam Supreme Court ruling

The Supreme Court decision to limit how the Environmental Protection Agency regulates carbon dioxide emissions from power plants could make an already grave situation worse for those affected most by climate change and air pollution, advocates say......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Ubisoft to raise awareness for climate change by burning in-game maps

Ubisoft has announced it will host events in Riders Republic and Skull and Bones to raise awareness on climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

New report examines people"s attitudes to climate change and how this translates into action

A new report has taken an in-depth look at the U.K. public's attitudes to climate change—and how this might translate into action......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Which rules evolutionary change: Life or climate?

The fossil record over the last half a billion years shows biodiversity as a zigzagging pattern of species births and extinctions. For decades scientist have attempted to answer the question: Which rules supreme—life or the environment? To explain.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Walking a tightrope (2): Climate risks

According to the Global Risk Report published by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in 2020 and 2021, if the global temperature rises by 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2030, wildfires, storms, and famine will follow......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Product showcase: Group-IB Unified Risk Platform

The cyber threat landscape has intensified. Threat actors are organized and professionalized, with ransomware gangs outsourcing the first step of their operations to Initial Access Brokers. This alliance has proven profitable for both sides, as the i.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

The challenges and advantages of building behavior-based threat detection

In this video for Help Net Security, Scott Sutherland, Senior Director, Adversary Simulation and Infrastructure Testing, NetSPI, discusses how, in order to stay ahead of malicious actors, organizations must shift their gaze to detect attackers before.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Microsoft Exchange servers worldwide hit by stealthy new backdoor

SessionManager scours memory for passwords, does recon, and installs new tools. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Researchers have identified stealthy new malware that threat actors have been using for the past 15 months to backd.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

The Supreme Court Is Jeopardizing Federal Climate Action

The court’s decision in West Virginia v. EPA doesn’t go as far as some climate activists feared it might. But it’s a road map for future challenges......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

US Supreme Court limits government powers to curb greenhouse gases

The US Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the government's key environmental agency cannot issue broad limits on greenhouse gases, sharply curtailing the power of President Joe Biden's administration to battle climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Quantifying global ocean inhomogeneity and exploring its evolution in climate change

The ocean is intrinsically inhomogeneous in temperature and salinity. This inhomogeneity fundamentally influences physical and biogeochemical processes of oceans, causing mixing of water masses, and shaping three-dimensional geostrophic circulations......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Climate change will increase chances of wildfire globally, but humans can still reduce the risk

New research highlights how the risk of wildfire is rising globally due to climate change—but also, how human actions and policies can play a critical role in regulating regional impacts......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Climate change in ocean water may impact mangrove dispersal

International research led by Dr. Tom Van der Stocken of the VUB Biology Department examined 21st century changes in ocean-surface temperature, salinity, and density, across mangrove forests worldwide. The study suggests that changes in surface-ocean.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Kazakhstan mulls endangered antelope cull after population boom

Kazakhstan is considering culls of its endangered saiga antelope, the ecology ministry told AFP Thursday, after citing scientific advice about the threat posed to agriculture since the population rebounded......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Hidden in caves: Mineral overgrowths reveal unprecedented modern sea-level rise

The early 1900s were an exciting time across the world, with rapid advances in the steel, electric and automobile industries. The industrial changes also mark an inflection point in our climate. According to an international team of researchers led b.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022