• 全球將在幾十年之內面臨干旱威脅

    10-10-20 The United States and many other heavily populated countries face a growing threat of severe and prolonged(延長的,拖延的) drought in coming decades, according to results of a new study by National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) scientist...

  • 世界上許多地區正逐漸干旱

    10-10-11 The soils in large areas of the Southern Hemisphere, including major portions of Australia, Africa and South America, have been drying up in the past decade, a group of researchers conclude in the first major study to ever examine evapotranspiration...

  • 太陽如何影響地球氣候

    10-10-07 The Sun's activity has recently affected the Earth's atmosphere and climate in unexpected ways, according to a new study published today in the journal Nature. The study, by researchers from Imperial College London and the University of Colorado, sh...

  • 氣候變化影響到鱟的數量

    10-10-05 Having survived for more than 400 million years, the horseshoe crab(鱟) is now under threat primarily due to overharvest and habitat destruction. However, climatic changes may also play a role. Researchers from the University of Gothenburg reveal...

  • 氣候變化可影響到長距離遷徙的候鳥

    10-09-27 Birds embarking on long distance migrations are more vulnerable to shifts in the climate than ones making shorter journeys, a study suggests. 研究顯示,進行長距離遷徙的鳥類比短途遷徙的鳥類更容易受到氣候變化所帶來的傷害。 Swallows are among the speci...

  • 英國航運排放物超過預想六倍

    10-09-27 As the shipping industry's emissions(排放物) are predicted to continue to grow in the future, the UK will fail to meet its commitment to avoid dangerous climate change if additional cuts are not made to other sectors. According to a University of...

  • 女性更容易接受全球變暖

    10-09-15 Women tend to believe the scientific consensus(一致,合意) on global warming more than men, according to a study by a Michigan State University researcher. The findings, published in the September issue of the journal Population and Environment, c...

  • 蒙古在沙漠中舉行內閣會議

    10-09-05 蒙古國政府12位部長級官員上周五齊聚在南戈壁省一處被沙漠覆蓋的山谷中參加內閣會議,討論全球氣候變化對蒙古國帶來的影響。在一個小時的會議中,官員們討論了全球變暖對蒙古國產生的影響,希望此舉能夠引起全世界各國對氣候變化的關注。 A Cabinet meeting aimed at d...

  • 研究:減少氣候變化對歷史建筑的影響

    10-08-24 Some of the nation's most historic buildings and monuments may be better protected from decay(衰退,腐爛) in future, following a development by engineers. Researchers at the University of Edinburgh have devised a method of forecasting damage cause...

  • 駕車出行對全球變暖影響超過飛機

    10-08-07 Driving alone in a car increases global temperatures in the long run more than making the same long-distance journey by air according to a new study. However, in the short run traveling by air has a larger adverse climate impact because airplanes st...