Even modest leak rates of ammonia gas could exacerbate the already ubiquitous problems of excessive reactive nitrogen in the environment,
since 2016, wildfire smoke has reversed what had been a downward trend in PM 2.5 concentrations across the U.S.
as a result of hunting pressure, intensive fishing, and warmer temperatures, we can expect the average size of most animals to decline
With the onset of climate change, entirely new groupings of species are expected, with no likelihood that they have a past history of cooccurrence.
Overall, electric vehicles are climate friendly.
we are living in the hot, dry world that was predicted by computer models of the Earth’s climate.
In traditional suburban lawns with scattered trees, the grass dominates evapotranspiration
When the environmental temperature rises above body temperature, the body must dissipate heat via evaporative cooling—i.e., sweating.
Subduction and volcanic emissions compose a long-term, slow cycle for carbon and these elements.
The continued belief that rising human numbers have no impact on the environment is misguided.