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Nature Reviews Earth & Environment

Nature Reviews Earth & Environment

Do you find it incredibly difficult to keep track of the latest developments in Earth and environmental sciences? With an ever increasing volume of scientific literature being published, that’s no surprise. So, if you’re new to a field, want to delve deeper into a topic, or if you just want to see what the most …

Allergic to MEAT?! It’s Happening Thanks to Climate Change | Hot Mess 🌎

Allergic to MEAT?! It’s Happening Thanks to Climate Change | Hot Mess 🌎

Picture this, one afternoon you’re at your best friend’s backyard barbeque, enjoying a freshly grilled hamburger, then later that night, you’re on the ground, barely breathing… because guess what?! You’ve become allergic to meat. The culprit? A tick bite. Thanks to climate change, critters like these are expanding their ranges, and their seasons are getting …

Nuclear Techniques and The Marine Environment

Nuclear Techniques and The Marine Environment

(music playing) This year’s scientific forum is about the coastal marine environment. We came here to discuss two issues: the cumulative pressure on the marine environment, and also the role of nuclear technology, and understanding and addressing the threats to the coastal and marine environment. I like to talk about the big five threats: Climate …

Climate 101: Ozone Depletion | National Geographic

Climate 101: Ozone Depletion | National Geographic

(upbeat piano music) – [Narrator] 15 to 35 kilometers above Earth’s surface a gas called ozone surrounds the planet. The ozone layer acts as a barrier between Earth and ultraviolet radiation from the Sun. However, pollution has caused the ozone layer to thin exposing life on Earth to dangerous radiation. (upbeat piano music) Earth’s atmosphere …