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Smoke billows from smokestacks and a coal-fired generator at a steel factory in November 2015 in the industrial province of Hebei, China....
martedì 28 marzo 2017
The fingerprint of human-caused climate change has been found on heatwaves, droughts and floods across the world, according to scientists.
On a lake, plumes of gas, most likely methane from the breakdown of carbon in sediments below the lake, keep the water from freezing in spots, outside Fairbanks, Alaska, October 21, 2011. As the Arctic warms, the threat of abrupt methane releases is rising, too. (Photo: Josh Haner / The New York Times)
mercoledì 15 marzo 2017
venerdì 10 marzo 2017
domenica 5 marzo 2017
Siberia’s enormous “hellmouth” crater in the melting permafrost is growing fast — and it’s opening a portal to a 200,000-year-old world.
sabato 11 febbraio 2017
As three separate pods of whales have beached over three nights, and Farewell Spit has been closed to volunteer rescuers as darkness falls there is fear there will be carnage in the morning.
mercoledì 8 febbraio 2017
mercoledì 18 gennaio 2017
Biologists on Tuesday were investigating the weekend deaths of dozens of dolphins in Everglades National Park in Florida's largest mass stranding of the mammal since 1989, a U.S. scientific agency said
giovedì 12 gennaio 2017
martedì 27 dicembre 2016
A lanciare l’allarme uno studio della Zoological Society di Londra. Secondo i ricercatori, sono rimasti solo 7.100 ghepardi allo stato naturale e solo in sei nazioni dell’Africa meridionale
mercoledì 21 dicembre 2016
Tens of thousands of “smog refugees” have reportedly fled China’s pollution-stricken north after the country was hit by its latest “airpocalyse” forcing almost half a billion people to live under a blanket of toxic fumes
mercoledì 7 dicembre 2016
Suffering a population decline of 30 percent in the past 25 years, African leopards may qualify the "endangered status" under the Endangered Species Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Tuesday
Huge flock of migratory birds landed on acidic waters of an open pit mine where employees attempted to scare them off
martedì 6 dicembre 2016
lunedì 5 dicembre 2016
The sixth mass extinction — the one that seven billion humans are sadly doing their utmost to trigger at this very moment — is shaping up to be like nothing our planet has ever seen.
mercoledì 23 novembre 2016
martedì 15 novembre 2016
lunedì 14 novembre 2016
Nearly 200 bird species from six of the world’s most biodiverse places are at immediate risk of extinction despite being deemed non-threatened in the IUCN Red List, a new study has found.
sabato 5 novembre 2016
“Yochi” is a story of a 9-year-old, selectively mute Mayan boy who guards a nest of endangered Yellow-Headed Parrots in Belize’s pine savannah. When his beloved older brother, Itza, returns from the city, Yochi learns that he’s in debt and has turned to poaching – setting the brothers on a collision course.