Navigation Links
Forest emissions, wildfires explain why ancient Earth was so hot
Date:2/5/2014

esting that these compounds would have had limited impact since they would have been washed from the atmosphere by frequent rainfall in the warmer climate. The new study argues otherwise, saying that the particles lingered about the same length of time one to two weeks in the Pliocene atmosphere compared to the pre-industrial.

Unger says her findings imply a higher climate sensitivity than if the system was simply affected by CO2 levels and the albedo effect.

"We might do a lot of work to reduce air pollution from road vehicle and industrial emissions, but in a warmer future world the natural ecosystems are just going to bring the ozone and aerosol particles right back," she said. "Reducing and preventing the accumulation of fossil-fuel CO2 is the only way to ensure a safe climate future now."

The modeling calculations were performed on Yale University's omega supercomputer, a 704-node cluster capable of processing more than 52 trillion calculations per second.


'/>"/>
Contact: Kevin Dennehy
kevin.dennehy@yale.edu
203-436-4842
Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. NYBG launches Amazon Forest Program to help conserve Earths largest intact forest
2. Forests in Central America paying the price of drug trafficking shift
3. Forests as Capital: International Society of Tropical Foresters Annual Conference in New Haven
4. Effective control of invasive weeds can help attempts at reforestation in Panama
5. Rainforests in Far East shaped by humans for the last 11,000 years
6. Increase in hemlock forest offsetting effect of invasive hemlock woolly adelgid for now
7. Salamanders help predict health of forest ecosystems and inform forest management
8. World Congress on Agroforestry 2014
9. MU researchers study of African forest elephants helps guide research efforts in the US
10. 79 years of monitoring demonstrates dramatic forest change
11. Telecoupling science shows Chinas forest sustainability packs global impact
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Forest emissions, wildfires explain why ancient Earth was so hot
(Date:8/10/2015)... 2015 The latest 364 page report ... of the global border security market . Visiongain ... in 2015. Now: Border security is hard to ... the business critical issue you need to know about - ... objective analysis of how this will impact your company and ...
(Date:8/6/2015)... , Aug. 6, 2015 Synaptics Inc. ... human interface solutions, today announced collaboration with Microsoft ... Windows 10. Microsoft leveraged Synaptics, deep expertise in ... system. Through stringent testing, Synaptics, ... certified with Microsoft,s Precision TouchPad (PTP) specification empowering ...
(Date:8/5/2015)... 2015 The biosensors market is proving highly ... into newer sectors, and development of devices resulting in ... has seen the entry of multiple participants each year ... (Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150805/255570 ) ... the Global Biosensors Market ( http://www.frost.com/nee9 ), finds ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Border Security Market Report 2015-2025 - Growth in Biometrics, ICT, Manned and Unmanned Vehicles, and Perimeter Surveillance 2Border Security Market Report 2015-2025 - Growth in Biometrics, ICT, Manned and Unmanned Vehicles, and Perimeter Surveillance 3Border Security Market Report 2015-2025 - Growth in Biometrics, ICT, Manned and Unmanned Vehicles, and Perimeter Surveillance 4Border Security Market Report 2015-2025 - Growth in Biometrics, ICT, Manned and Unmanned Vehicles, and Perimeter Surveillance 5Border Security Market Report 2015-2025 - Growth in Biometrics, ICT, Manned and Unmanned Vehicles, and Perimeter Surveillance 6Border Security Market Report 2015-2025 - Growth in Biometrics, ICT, Manned and Unmanned Vehicles, and Perimeter Surveillance 7Border Security Market Report 2015-2025 - Growth in Biometrics, ICT, Manned and Unmanned Vehicles, and Perimeter Surveillance 8Border Security Market Report 2015-2025 - Growth in Biometrics, ICT, Manned and Unmanned Vehicles, and Perimeter Surveillance 9Synaptics Chosen for Human Interface Co-Development on Windows 10 2Innovative Biosensors Incite Use in Non-Traditional Applications 2Innovative Biosensors Incite Use in Non-Traditional Applications 3Innovative Biosensors Incite Use in Non-Traditional Applications 4
... Insulin, a hormone long recognized as a generator of fat, ... a new study in the July issue of Cell Metabolism. ... organ frequently flooded with the fat-building hormone normally stays trim ... fatty liver, a growing healthcare epidemic, said the researchers. , ...
... agent of transformation in the Amazon landscape. Every year, low ... To study the effects of these fires on the forest, ... Hole Research Center scientists will burn two and a half ... Mato Grosso state, at Fazenda Tanguro in Querencia, from late ...
... earth range from 3.5 million to over 30 million ... described. Estimating historical biodiversity from the fossil record is ... - but not paleontologists - have traditionally relied on ... long-established rule of thumb called the species-area effect: the ...
Cached Biology News:Insulin pulses keep the liver lean 2Woods Hole Research Center plans controlled burn in Amazon rainforest 2Woods Hole Research Center plans controlled burn in Amazon rainforest 3Woods Hole Research Center plans controlled burn in Amazon rainforest 4Woods Hole Research Center plans controlled burn in Amazon rainforest 5Space matters: Estimating species diversity in the fossil record 2
(Date:9/3/2015)... CA (PRWEB) , ... September 03, 2015 , ... ... and additive manufacturing on Sept. 17, 2015 at 9am PST. The webinar will focus ... application. More popularly known as 3D printing, additive manufacturing is a broad term that ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... , Sept. 2, 2015 ... announced the addition of Jain PharmaBiotech,s new ... to their offering. ... pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries is anticipated. Nanotechnology ... drug development - from formulations for optimal ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... ... September 02, 2015 , ... ... managed with the use of special anti-vascular endothelial growth factor agents given by ... patients, currently does not have a scientific protocol for the many millions diagnosed ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... Biovista Inc. is glad to ... BeHEARD science challenge, a global competition hosted by the ... to the latest life science innovations and technologies. ... analytics capability to support Steven Laffoon and ... of Niemann-Pick Disease Type A (NPA), a rare and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Park Systems Announces Webinar on 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing for Nano-Scientists, Researchers in Nanotechnology and Engineers 2Park Systems Announces Webinar on 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing for Nano-Scientists, Researchers in Nanotechnology and Engineers 3Park Systems Announces Webinar on 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing for Nano-Scientists, Researchers in Nanotechnology and Engineers 4Global Nanobiotechnology Applications, Markets and Companies Report 2015-2024 2Global Nanobiotechnology Applications, Markets and Companies Report 2015-2024 3StemCell GeneticMed Announces That It Has Started Stem Cell Treatments for Age Related Dry Macular Degeneration (AMG) 2Biovista Sponsors Wylder Nation Foundation's Research on Acid Sphingomyelinase Deficiency 2
... Assembly on Thursday passed AB 499, a proposed ban on ... would outlaw the cloning of embryos both for reproductive purposes ... the making of a cloned embryo for the purpose of ... were to become law would go up to ten years ...
... - Metavante Corporation , a supplier of financial technology ... has acquired two financial firms located in Virginia and Pennsylvania. ... GHR Systems , a provider of loan origination solutions headquartered ... the deal is expected to close in the third quarter ...
... issue of The Scientist , named Madison, "the Midwest's ... research facilities and open community make it one of the ... sciences company. , ,Jim Leonhart, executive vice president of the ... the magazine, which was released during the BIO 2005 conference ...
Cached Biology Technology:The Scientist magazine names Madison "hotspot" for biotechnology 2The Scientist magazine names Madison "hotspot" for biotechnology 3
... medium was originally formulated to support the ... emperor gum moth,Antherea eucalypti. The medium is ... closely resembleAnthereahemolymph. The cell lines established by ... continuous lines developed. The basal medium, when ...
...
GLP expression profiling service on the Affymetrix platform. Starting material can be blood, tissue or RNA. 5 day turnaround. Standard and custom post analyses of microarray data available....
... Antibody Validation Service enables early selection ... development by providing quantitative data for ... of each antibody. Furthermore quantitative antibody ... off-target activity of your antibodies., The ...
Biology Products: