We all know that drought and famine, among other things, are part of the economic disasters that are predicted to happen due to a changing climate. There is a chance for it to affect other things, too.
The future of hunting and fishing may be changing right along with the climate. As the Earth warms, animals may be on the move.
“As temperatures rise across the habitat, animals migrate to stay cool either farther north or higher in elevation," said Mark Fischetti, Scientific American editor. "The more temperatures rise the farther and higher animals go and there's little we can do to stop that. It's survival instinct.”
To help prevent problems down the road, hunters and fishermen can go green. Before driving a long way in a not-so fuel efficient vehicle, try car pooling or staying closer to home.
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Early Wednesday afternoon, NASA announced a solar system containing seven Earth-like planets orbiting a single star, all of which may contain liquid water.
A storm will sweep across Germany on Thursday into Thursday night, threatening to cause damage, travel disruptions and interfere with Weiberfastnacht celebrations.
Dangerous and potentially violent storms will ramp up over the Midwest on Friday and may threaten part of the eastern United States on Saturday.
California’s stormy winter continued early this week as another potent storm swept through Northern California with heavy rain and gusty winds.
People will want to keep their jackets handy well into April in London, United Kingdom; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Berlin, Germany; Warsaw, Poland; and Minsk, Belarus.
After a brief cooldown in the eastern U.S. early this week, temperatures will again surge to springtime levels.
Less than 48 hours after record-challenging warmth, a storm will threaten parts of the Plains and Upper Midwest with blizzard conditions prior to the end of the week.