Remote clouds responsible for climate models' glitch in tropical rainfall
"What we found, and that was surprising to us ... where it's so important to have accurate predictions of future patterns." University of Washington. (2013, March 11). Remote clouds responsible for climate models' glitch in tropical rainfall.
What are tropical glaciers and why do they matter?
Climate models predict this warming will be most pronounced at high altitudes where most tropical glaciers exist ... wet season, like in the past. “We aren’t seeing diminished precipitation, but we are seeing a difference as to whether it’s staying ...
The Navajo Nation’s Shifting Sands of Climate Change
“It’s gotten really expensive each year. It gets me in a financial bind. Sometimes I don’t have much left for our own grocery." But drought and climate change have been especially hard on the Navajo Nation, the largest Native American tribe in the U ...
U.S. Deserts Can Reveal Past Climate Change Clues
Now a team led by a Texas A&M University researcher has found a new water cycle connection between the U.S. southwest ... coastal wet intervals matched with the progression of high lakes inland, pointing to the development of a tropical connection, where ...
This Stunning Carbon Map Could Unlock A New Way To Fight Climate Change
Stanford University scientists have produced the first-ever high-resolution carbon geography of Peru, a country whose tropical forests are among the world's most vital in terms of mitigating the global impact of climate ... REDD work do not exist.