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Bird genomes hint at survival during climate change

Stopping the decline of global biodiversity is one of society’s most pressing challenges, but we often have a limited understanding of which species are likely to be most sensitive to population declines under environmental pressures such as climate change.

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Climate change may drive fungi to harm our bodies

Bacteria and viruses have been drivers of deadly global pandemics and annoying infections. But the pathogens we haven’t had to reckon with as much—yet—are the fungi.

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Climate change threatens songbird breeding

Spring is normally the sweet spot for breeding songbirds in California’s Central Valley—not too hot, not too wet. But climate change models indicate the region will experience more rainfall during the breeding season, and days of extreme heat are expected to increase. Both changes are bad for songbird breeding.

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Air pollution may cause far more deaths than previously thought

The annual global death toll from long-term exposure to fine particulate outdoor air pollution may be significantly higher than previously thought, according to a new study.

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Climate change tweets declined as COVID worries rose

Can a global problem like COVID lead to less concern for other problems like climate change? A look at Twitter suggests the answer is yes.
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Climate change made 2022 summer droughts more likely

High temperatures fueled by climate change dried out soils across Europe and the Northern Hemisphere this summer, find researchers.

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Forest research links carbon uptake and water use

New research links the amount of carbon dioxide taken in by land ecosystems, such as forests, to the availability of water, which is in short supply during droughts.