According to a survey conducted by Ipsos Mori, the majority of the population of the 20 richest countries in the world is concerned about global warming and is ready for personal efforts to save the planet. According to a report by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, July 2021 was the warmest in 142 years of observations. Columbia University scientists have applied a new method of analyzing annual tree rings and have shown that the temperature in Central Asia has been rising since the 1990s.
The tallest tree in the world is considered a sequoia, which can reach a height of more than 100 meters, but where is the limit after which it stops growing? Or is it not there at all?
A new study shows that trees drowned by salt tides emit carbon dioxide and methane into the atmosphere.
The transition of a substance from one state to another is called a phase transition. The most important, primary parameters are changing: the specific volume and the amount of stored energy.
For some reason, the name China has been fixed in the Russian language for the largest power in East Asia. However, the Chinese themselves would say that they live in the country of Zhongguo, Tianxia or Huaxia. We understand why one country has so many names.
The geologist's dream is the Gros Morne National Park in Canada. This is one of the few places where you can step onto the Earth's mantle without digging an inch.
Postcoital bliss pushes cockroaches Salganea taiwanensis to eat each other's wings all day long.
American artist and sculptor John Grade, like many of his contemporaries and colleagues, draws inspiration for his works from the idea of unity with nature.
Many of us do not fully understand how biodiversity directly affects human life. In the course of a new study, scientists have partially answered this difficult question. It turns out that people are satisfied if they hear the voices of different birds.
This continent has not always been covered with ice. In ancient times, it was covered with tropical forests. But when was it and why did the mainland turn into an ice cap?