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Image 1 - The Snows Of Mount Washington
2012-03-06 04:15:33

It's March, but a big snow has fallen in the U.S. Northeast for perhaps the first time this winter. What's going on in traditional New England "snow towns" like Boston, Burlington and Brattleboro--and atop New Hampshire's famed Mount Washington, which is often snow-covered through July?

Insects Offer Clues To Ancient Climate Variability 10,000
2011-11-15 11:55:51

An analysis of the remains of ancient midges opens a new window on the past with a detailed view of the surprising regional variability that accompanied climate warming during the early Holocene epoch, 10,000 to 5,500 years ago.

2011-11-04 21:26:32

The debate may largely be drawn along political lines, but the human role in climate change remains one of the most controversial questions in 21st century science.

2011-10-28 04:20:35

New NSF grants seek to improve predictions of climate change and how it will affect Earth's future.

2011-09-12 11:16:15

Is it possible to make valid climate predictions that go beyond weeks, months, even a year?

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2011-02-18 09:58:25

Siberia's Lake Baikal, the world's oldest, deepest, and largest freshwater lake, has provided scientists with insight into the ways that climate change affects water temperature, which in turn affects life in the lake.

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2011-02-13 08:26:12

Tiny organisms preserved in marine sediments hold clues about Arctic climate variation during an ancient episode of greenhouse warming.

2009-08-27 14:55:00

Our sun does not radiate evenly. The best known example of radiation fluctuations is the famous 11-year cycle of sun spots. Nobody denies its influence on the natural climate variability, but climate models have, to-date, not been able to satisfactorily reconstruct its impact on climate activity.

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2009-07-16 11:35:00

Establishing a key link between the solar cycle and global climate, research led by scientists at the National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) in Boulder, Colo


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