• 防止气候变化已深入公众意识

    11-03-21 Direct experience of extreme weather events increases concern about climate change and willingness to engage in energy-saving behaviour, according to a new research paper published in the first edition of the journal Nature Climate Change this week....

  • 美国西南部曾经历“百年不遇干旱”

    11-03-01 There's an old saying that if you don't like the weather in New Mexico, wait five minutes. Maybe it should be amended to 10,000 years, according to new research. In a letter published recently in the journal Nature, Los Alamos National Laboratory re...

  • 世界珊瑚礁数量锐减

    11-02-24 Three-quarters of the world's coral reefs are at risk due to overfishing, pollution, climate change and other factors, says a major new assessment. 一项新的评估显示,由于过度捕捞、污染、环境变化以及其它因素的影响,世界上3/4的珊瑚礁处于危险之中。 Hea...

  • 美国极轨环境卫星正进行飞行测试

    11-02-13 The NASA National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) Preparatory Project (NPP) climate/weather satellite is undergoing flight environmental testing at Ball Aerospace Technologies Corp's production and test facility in...

  • 环境变暖促使野生马鹿发情期提前

    11-01-16 Wild red deer on the Isle of Rum, which were featured in the BBC TV series Autumnwatch, are rutting(发情) earlier in the year, a study shows. Scientists believe the annual rutting season on the Isle of Rum could be changing because of warming spri...

  • 2010年气温有史以来最高

    11-01-14 Global surface temperatures in 2010 tied 2005 as the warmest on record, according to an analysis released Wednesday by researchers at NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York. The two years differed by less than 0.018 degrees Fa...

  • 研究:大学生普遍缺乏科学素养

    11-01-10 Most college students in the United States do not grasp the scientific basis of the carbon cycle an essential skill in understanding the causes and consequences of climate change, according to research published in the January issue of BioScience. T...

  • 气候变化的影响可持续至3000年

    11-01-10 New research indicates the impact of rising CO2 levels in the Earth's atmosphere will cause unstoppable effects to the climate for at least the next 1000 years, causing researchers to estimate a collapse of the West Antarctic ice sheet by the year 3...

  • 2010年大部分灾难系人类活动造成

    10-12-26 This was the year the Earth struck back. 今年,地球开始反击了。 Earthquakes, heat waves, floods, volcanoes, super typhoons, blizzards(暴风雪) , landslides and droughts killed at least a quarter million people in 2010 the deadliest year in more tha...

  • 联合国气候大会闭幕 未达成重要协议

    10-12-14 在墨西哥海滨城市坎昆举行的联合国气候谈判大会于周六闭幕,各国在对抗气候变化方面仅做出少量承诺,并同意为贫困国家提供更多资金,但有关大规模减排的艰难协议要到明年才有可能达成。 The world's governments agreed on Saturday to modest steps to combat climate...