Archive for January, 2014 :

Bees Infected With Mutated Plant Virus?
January 22nd, 2014

Research indicates that bees are being infected with viruses that have jumped from plants.

Suicidal Temperatures Ahead
January 2nd, 2014

Global average temperatures will rise at least 4°C by 2100 and potentially more than 8°C by 2200 if carbon dioxide emissions are not reduced, according to new research published in Nature that shows our climate is more sensitive to carbon dioxide than most previous estimates.

Methane Hydrates – Climate Tipping Point?
January 2nd, 2014

A new study shows that the observed outgassing near Svalbard could be caused by natural temperature variations and may not be attributed to global warming.