Climate change caused mangrove collapse 6,000 years ago

Most of the mangrove forests on the coasts of Oman disappeared about 6,000 years ago. Until now, the reason for this was not entirely clear. A current study of the University of Bonn now… The post Climate change caused mangrove collapse 6,000 years ago appeared first on successful GREEN.

Climate crisis is causing lakes to shrink

Climate change is impacting not only the oceans, but also large inland lakes, as scientists call for more attention to regions with falling water levels. Climate change is impacting not only the oceans, but also… The post Climate crisis is causing lakes to shrink appeared first on successful GREEN.

Cost of planting trees to fight climate change could soar

Planting trees and preventing deforestation are considered key climate change mitigation strategies, but a new analysis finds the cost of preserving and planting trees to hit certain global emissions reductions targets could accelerate quickly…. The post Cost of planting trees to fight climate change could soar appeared first on successful GREEN.

How stable is the Antarctic ice sheet?

The East Antarctic Ice Sheet is assumed to be less sensitive to climate change than other ice sheets simply because of its size. But how accurate is this perception? A team of researchers has… The post How stable is the Antarctic ice sheet? appeared first on successful GREEN.

Bally tackles global warming with new capsule collection

The Swiss fashion brand Bally has launched a capsule collection to raise awareness of global warming. Proceeds from the Peak Outlook Capsule will support the preservation of mountains around the world.   Bally is… The post Bally tackles global warming with new capsule collection appeared first on successful GREEN.

Virtual reality forests help understanding of climate change

The effects of climate change are sometimes difficult to grasp, but now a virtual reality forestcreated by Penn State University geographers can let people walk through a simulated forest of today and see what… The post Virtual reality forests help understanding of climate change appeared first on successful GREEN.

New app shows users how global warming is changing their cities

A new mobile app allows people to explore how global warming will affect the future climate of their towns and cities. It shows temperature and rainfall projects based on the most respected climate models…. The post New app shows users how global warming is changing their cities appeared first on successful GREEN.

Water scarcity due to climate change could drop GDP by 10% in Middle East

The Middle East is one of the most water scarce regions in the world. Researchers have now found that a 20% reduction in water supply and changes in crop yields induced by climate change… The post Water scarcity due to climate change could drop GDP by 10% in Middle East appeared first on successful GREEN.

Californian cities doing the most on climate action

Cities in California have the most marked activity across the United States when it comes to cutting emissions. San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco have reported the biggest emissions cuts since 2017, according… The post Californian cities doing the most on climate action appeared first on successful GREEN.

When tighter border policies expose migrants to climate change

New Princeton University research suggests that restrictive border policies could increase many people’s vulnerability to extreme climate conditions and weaken economic prosperity by limiting their ability to emigrate from countries that are facing worsening… The post When tighter border policies expose migrants to climate change appeared first on successful GREEN.