A couple of evolutionary biologists were having fun, tossing around ideas of how Godzilla gets bigger with every movie, until their light-hearted research project turned serious.
Source: Godzilla, evolution and human anxiety about big, scary things | Ottawa Citizen
A mass die-off of seabirds in the Bering Sea may be partially attributable to climate change, according to a new study.
Source: Mass die-off of puffins recorded in the Bering Sea: Climate-induced food shifts may be to blame — ScienceDaily
A collaborative study led by archaeologists, geneticists and museum curators is providing answers to previously unsolved questions about life in sub-Saharan Africa thousands of years ago.
Source: Ancient DNA tells the story of the first herders and farmers in east Africa — ScienceDaily
In August of 1987 the world came together after a panic-attack over ongoing depletion of atmospheric ozone, aka: The Ozone Hole. Subsequently, global agreem
Source: Ozone-Depleting CFCs Return
Dr. Roger Cooke explains that, according to a new study, sea levels could rise by over 2 meters by the end of the century
Source: Rising Seas Could Generate 187 Million Climate Refugees by 2100
Scientists offer a solution to the fast-approaching physical minimum for transistor size: a multi-value logic transistor based on zinc oxide, capable of two stable intermediate states between 0 and 1.
Source: Beyond 1 and 0: Engineers boost potential for creating successor to shrinking transistors — ScienceDaily
“Despite desperate attempts by the oil and gas industry to persuade policymakers that their products have a future in a climate-safe world, a rational look at the data clearly shows otherwise.”
Source: ‘Gas Is a Loser and It’s Time to Move On’: Report Debunks Myth That Natural Gas Can Help Fight Climate Crisis | Common Dreams News