Archive: 11/16/2011

Deforestation causes cooling, study shows

Deforestation, considered by scientists to contribute significantly to global warming, has been shown by a Yale-led team to actually cool the local climate in northern latitudes, according to a paper published today in Nature.

Nov 16, 2011 4.6 / 5 (10) 27 | with audio podcast

The history of angels: U-M research

(PhysOrg.com) -- Angels are everywhere today—on lapel pins, magnetic dashboard figures, keepsake ornaments and in a Pulitzer Prize-winning play. But interest in angels is more than a contemporary fad. ...

Nov 16, 2011 2.5 / 5 (11) 17