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NASA Scatterometer Climate Record Pathfinder
Microwave radar scatterometers measure wind over the ocean from space. Their data is usefule for monitoring climate conditions. This site provides access to climate record data from the Seasat, NSCAT, ERS-1/2 and SeaWinds scatterometers in image form to support climate change studies.
Climate Change Impacts on Biodiversity in Australia
A report of the outcomes of a workshop for researchers and policymakers, sponsored by the Biological Diversity Advisory Committee in Australia. Includes an assessment of whether there is evidence for change that has already occurred, a compilation of knowledge about sensitivities of species and communities, and identification of key characteristics of ecosystems that result in high sensitivity.
allAfrica.com - Climate
News reports and headlines from African and worldwide sources, updated with breaking news.
Glacier National Park: Biodiversity Paper
Discusses the present and future effects of global warming on biological diversity within the mountainous regions of northwestern Montana, southwestern Alberta, and southeastern British Columbia.
U.S. military targets extremists in Somalia
'No military solution' to Ukraine crisis, UN chief warns
The operation focused on the Islamic extremist al-Shabab network, the Pentagon said.
Peru police display record 7.7-ton cocaine haul
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon warned Western powers Tuesday "there is no military solution" to the Ukraine crisis, after the government in Kiev accused Russia of launching a "great war". As NATO prepares to upgrade its combat readiness in eastern Europe, Ban said he was greatly concerned at developments in Ukraine and wanted to avoid further deterioration to "a very chaotic and dangerous situation". "I know the European Union, the Americans and most of the Western countries are discussing very seriously among themselves how to handle this matter," he told reporters during a visit to New Zealand. His comments came after European-mediated talks on the fast-escalating crisis opened Monday behind closed doors in the Belarussian capital Minsk, attended by Ukraine government, separatist and Russian envoys.
LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian police displayed in a Lima airport police hangar on Monday what officials called the largest cocaine haul ever in the Andean nation, 7.7 metric tons (8.5 tons).