Posts Tagged ‘climate change’

Birds, Bears and Climate Change on Cooper Island

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

Over on the Discovery Channel’s Earth Live Blog, Dr. George Divoky, a participant in International Polar Year’s Polar-Palooza outreach program and a scientist who has been studying Cooper Island’s Black Guillemot population for more than 30 years, describes some of the changes he’s seeing in the Arctic… Read more.

Russian-US Polar Bear Convention to Meet in Moscow

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

ANADYR, August 11 Itar-Tass – The first meeting of the Russian-US Polar Bear Commission will meet in Moscow on September 23-25, Itar-Tass learnt on Tuesday from spokesman of the agriculture department of the Chukotka National Area Igor Mikhno…. Read more.

New England Aquarium Brings Global Warming Home

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

The effects of global warming can sometimes seem terribly remote. In an attempt to bring the day-to-day impact home, the New England Aquarium has created a program wherein visitors to the museum can use their cellphones to get a new perspective on climate change… Read more.