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By Ed Caryl on 3. February 2015
Share this…FacebookTwitterThe descriptions of urban warming dwell on the heating of the air by the local infrastructure. There is more to it than simple conduction to the air mass from warmed surfaces. In the far infrared, where the peak radiation wavelength is determined by the temperature, much of the energy from warmed surfaces is absorbed by […]
By P Gosselin on 3. February 2015
Share this…FacebookTwitterOnline Spiegel reports on a new study published in the PNAS titled: Rapid loss of lakes on the Mongolian Plateau. Over the recent decades, satellite-based evaluations are showing that the Mongolian Plateau has been experiencing “remarkable lake shrinkage” because of “intensive human activities and climate changes“, the study claims. Disappearing lakes due to mining and […]