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- Free Online Course Offers in Depth Look at Water in the West March 4th, 2015 @ 4:12pmWhy is water at the heart of so much conflict in the American West? How have major cities and extensive agricultural systems been able to thrive despite most of the region being either a desert or semi-desert environment? How will a warming climate affect the availability and use of water in a region populated by..
- Arctic Sea Ice Loss Expected to be Bumpy in the Short Term February 10th, 2015 @ 4:44pmArctic sea ice extent plunged precipitously from 2001 to 2007, then it barely budged between 2007 and 2013. Even in a warming world, researchers can expect such unusual periods of no change—and rapid change—at the world’s northern reaches, according to a new paper. “Human-caused global warming is melting Arctic sea ice over the long term,..
- Teachers Invited to Climate Change Impacts in the Southwest Workshop Feb. 18 February 6th, 2015 @ 2:52pmJoin us for a free NASA-sponsored workshop about climate impacts in the Southwest. Take part in a Q&A with local climate scientists and educators followed by an interactive presentation by Dr. Fred Lipschultz, from the US Global Change Research Program, and an exploration of teaching and citizen-science resources by Dr. Minda Berbeco, from the National..