Stories with the tag: Climate Science
The Earth is now entering a period of changing climate that will likely be faster than what’s occurred naturally over the last thousand years, committing people to live through and adapt to a warming world.
Release Date: 3/9/2015
Scientists looking at microbes in different types of Arctic soil are learning more about the transition from frozen tundra to methane-producing bog.
Release Date: 3/4/2015
Atmospheric rivers are meteorological events that bring much of California's precipitation and include the famous rainmaker known as the Pineapple Express.
Release Date: 1/16/2015
PNNL scientists present more than 70 research projects at the American Geophysical Union’s Fall Meeting in San Francisco.
Release Date: 12/12/2014
A wealth of natural gas replaces not just high-carbon coal, but power that is lower in greenhouse gas emissions as well.
Release Date: 10/15/2014
A powerful microscope allows researchers to see, in real time, the birth of calcium carbonate crystals, a component of chalk, shells and minerals and one of the most important molecules on Earth.
Release Date: 9/4/2014
A new study in Nature Geoscience shows that dust from the west causes more rain to fall in India, to the east.
Release Date: 3/16/2014
PNNL scientists will present research on carbon sequestration at shale gas sites, water needs for energy production and climate-induced changes in microbes at the 2013 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, Dec. 9-13.
Release Date: 12/6/2013
Research can help adjust to the consequences of climate change, by finding out who and what is most vulnerable, how easily (or not) people and nature respond to changes, how organizations make decisions and by exploring many other issues that might not be immediately obvious.
Release Date: 11/7/2013
The Joint Global Change Research Institute has announced its new director will be Ghassem Asrar, who brings experience to the institute from the World Climate Research Programme, NASA, USDA and academia.
Release Date: 11/6/2013