News tagged with temperature variations

Scientists possibly unlock biodiversity door

(PhysOrg.com) -- Looking for the answer to why the tropical Amazonian rainforest has more bird, plant and insect life than Vancouver Island’s temperate rainforest has been like looking for a needle in a haystack. That is ...

Jul 15, 2010 4.5 / 5 (11) 0 | with audio podcast

Rapid changes in the winter climate

The Baltic Sea winter climate has changed more in the last 500 years than previously thought. Research at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, shows that our part of the world has experienced periods of both ...

Aug 14, 2009 4.4 / 5 (5) 5

Climate change may alter malaria patterns

Temperature is an important factor in the spread of malaria and other mosquito-borne diseases, but researchers who look at average monthly or annual temperatures are not seeing the whole picture. Global climate change will ...

Feb 15, 2009 1 / 5 (3) 1
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