A difference of degrees: NAU scientist examines Earth’s changing tilt, its effect on Antarctic ice cores and what that tells us about climate
Michael Erb looked at how the changing axial tint of the Earth affects climate and how measuring Antarctic ice cores in different time spans can yield different results.
10-Apr-2018 8:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Permafrost Carbon Network Study Links Climate Policy to Reduced Effects of Emissions From Thawing Soil
Findings of a new study organized by the Permafrost Carbon Network (PCN) suggest that putting more effective greenhouse gas controls in place for the rest of this century could help mitigate the effects of climate change on the release of carbon...
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In a new study published in Nature Geoscience, researchers analyzed remote-sensing data from two lunar missions and concluded that water appears to be evenly spread across the surface of the moon, not confined to a particular region or type of...
3-Apr-2018 4:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites
By Kerry Bennett Office of the Vice President for ResearchA new study published in Nature Physics describes how a team of scientists used a laser beam to gain access to long-lived sound waves in crystalline solids as the basis for a potentially new...
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The NSF-funded FEWSION Project maps the U.S. economy's food, energy and water systems. In light of the proposed tariffs, the researchers looked at how Americans could be affected differently.
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From Basic to Translational Research: Scientist Uses Microbial Sequencing to Understand and Treat Respiratory Diseases
Microbiologist Emily Cope talks about her research on how altered microbiota composition or function influences airway inflammatory diseases, chiefly CRS as well as asthma and cystic fibrosis.
26-Mar-2018 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
PhenoCam Network Harnesses ‘Big Data’ to Predict Impact of Warmer Climate on Ecosystem Productivity and Carbon Cycling
A new paper by Northern Arizona University professor Andrew Richardson published in the journal Scientific Data describes a vast network of digital cameras designed to capture millions of images documenting seasonal changes of vegetation across...
12-Mar-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
A new study by Northern Arizona University scientists shows how much arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi contribute to the complex ecosystem that makes up the Serengeti.
13-Feb-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
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Thus, Let the Beat Rock, Rock on Indeed: Black Music Here to Stay, and It’s Time Grammy Awards Recognizes It
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U.S. Permafrost Expert Selected to Be Lead Author for Global Report on Cryosphere, Dangers of Its Thawing
Ecologist Ted Schuur studies the frozen lands in the Arctic that are thawing as the climate warms, releasing previously captured greenhouse gases into the environment and continuing the cycle.
6-Sep-2017 2:05 PM EDT
Manic Moonday: Astronomer Discusses #solareclipse2017, Why People Should Experience the Celestial Scenery
Ty Robinson talks about what eclipses demonstrate about the movement of exoplanets and touches on how alien life may fit into this celestial event.
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