New Study Warns 5 Billion Peop...

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“If we continue on this trajectory, ecosystems will be unable to provide natural insurance in the face of climate change-induced impacts on food, water, and infrastructure.”

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 In The Mountains, Climate Cha...

Oct 7, 2019 by

The melting of glaciers and loss of snow has a cascading effect for ecosystems, agriculture and billions of people downstream.

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The Thick Gray Line: Forest El...

Aug 20, 2019 by

If the species is wiped out by poachers, Africa’s vast rain forest will lose 7 percent of its carbon storage ability, scientists estimate.

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Environmentalism’s Next Fronti...

Jul 10, 2019 by

Ships and corporations have legal standing. Should ecosystems?

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Climate change spurs deadly vi...

May 28, 2019 by

As temperatures climb, ranaviruses cause more frog deaths over a longer part of the year, according to a new study.

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Rising seas threaten to swamp ...

May 20, 2019 by

When’s the last time you saw a firefly? Chances are, not recently. And, if you did, you probably didn’t see whole swarms pulsating in the night in the hopes of finding a mate.

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Are Fossil Fuel Companies Dest...

May 16, 2019 by

New research links carbon emissions from the major oil and gas producers to dangerous changes in the oceans’ chemistry

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The Simple, Yet Elusive, Key T...

May 9, 2019 by

Preserving and restoring forests is an effective step toward mitigating climate change, and comes with a host of other benefits.

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Humans Are Speeding Extinction...

May 6, 2019 by

Humans are transforming Earth’s natural landscapes so dramatically that as many as one million plant and animal species are now at risk of extinction, posing a dire threat to ecosystems that people all over the world depend on for their survival, a sweeping new United Nations assessment has concluded.

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Scientists identify vast under...

Dec 12, 2018 by

Global team of scientists find ecosystem below earth that is twice the size of world’s oceans

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Climate Change Could Drastical...

Aug 31, 2018 by

For a preview of what’s to come for the Earth’s ecosystems…

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The Growing Danger of Ecosyste...

Feb 11, 2018 by

[Translate]   By Curtis Johnson, Truthout | News Analysis (Photo: Chris) Exposing the wrongdoing of those in power has never been...

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A decade of monitoring shows t...

Aug 17, 2017 by

[Translate]   Pensoft Publishers Summary: Characterized with high levels of biodiversity and endemism, the Atlantic Tropical Forest...

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HELL TO PAY: FUKUSHIMA CONTAMI...

Feb 28, 2017 by

[Translate] Science  Credit – Occupy.com The Fukushima disaster in Japan has brought to the forefront the dangers of Worldwide...

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Widespread Mercury Contaminati...

Oct 10, 2016 by

[Translate]   Environment It’s in the air, soil, sediment, plants, fish and wildlife. By Susan Kemp / U.S. Geological Survey  ...

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E.O. WILSON CALLS FOR PRESERVI...

May 12, 2016 by

[Translate] THE DIRT by Jared Green Half Earth / Liveright In his latest book, Half-Earth: Our Planet’s Fight for Life, famed...

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CARBON SINKS: THE NEXT BIG THI...

Mar 27, 2016 by

[Translate] THE BLOG HUFFINGTON POST William S. Becker Executive Director, Presidential Climate Action Project This is the 3rd in a...

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NEW TALENT: LAB.PRO.FAB

Oct 27, 2015 by

[Translate] Metropolis Magazine October 2015 The Caracas–based architects champion a bottom-up approach that strengthens community...

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THE MOST OBSCURE SPECIES COULD...

Sep 26, 2015 by

[Translate] Scientists are starting to examine the role the tiniest critters play in preserving ecosystems. An earworm on an ear of...

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LAND DEGRADATION, DESERTIFICAT...

Sep 22, 2015 by

[Translate] By Avaneesh Pandey TRUTHDI Desertification — climate change-triggered degradation of land ecosystems — will,...

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CRISIS IN GLOBAL OCEANS AS POP...

Sep 16, 2015 by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG Marine species around the world, including populations of fish critical to human food security, are in...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS QUESTION ...

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[Translate]  by The Dirt Contributor The Los Angeles landscape architecture and design community was surprised by the recent...

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EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ...

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[Translate] Shutterstock   By Amelia Urry   GRIST Aquaculture is booming: As of 2012, we produce more farmed fish than beef...

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A NATURAL SYSTEM AND AN AGRICU...

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[Translate]   By Staff, The Source Project | Op-Ed (Image: The Source Project)Working with Kheti Virasat Mission, Amarjeet Sharma has...

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North America’s Oil And Gas In...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS This June 12, 2014, aerial photo shows four oil wells in various stages of...

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Fishermen discuss warming wate...

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[Translate] By Amelia Urry  GRIST When you are tired of talking to climate deniers, ampoule it can be a relief to hear from a...

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Earth at Risk in New Epoch Rul...

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[Translate]   By Paul Brown, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     A nighttime image compiled from satellite data shows many areas...

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To Drill or Not to Drill, That...

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[Translate] By Subhankar Banerjee, rx TomDispatch  VIA TRUTHDIG (NASA Goddard Photo and Video (CC BY 2.0)) This piece first appeared...

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Mediterranean Sardines Swim No...

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[Translate]   By Paul Brown, seek Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     A shoal of sardines in their normal habitat in the...

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A New Map of the World’s Ecosy...

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[Translate] THE DIRT  by Jared Green A new, malady free, order web-based tool from the US Geological Survey (USGS) and ESRI allows us...

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