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“Climate Change”

Jan 8, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
As one researcher explains, sea ice is like a moving sidewalk and polar bears travel with it.
Jan 6, 2015 04:15 PM ET // Discovery News
A new study examines how the genetic diversity and structure of the worldwide polar bear population have changed amid a decline in sea-ice habitat.
Dec 9, 2014 06:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Inbreeding, poaching, a lack of herders and climate change are contributing to the iconic animal's decline.
Dec 1, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Discovery News
Forward-looking models and polar bear energetics data foresee an alarming loss of habitat by the century's end.
Nov 8, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
In 60 years,the distribution of bird species across the nation is going to be very different, due to changes in climate, habitat encroachment by humans and other factors. Continue reading →
Sep 9, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Comprehensive study predicts how climate change could affect the ranges of 588 North American birds.
Sep 9, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Populations are predicted to decline by around 44 percent due to how temperature and pH impact developing shark embryos and juvenile sharks.
Jul 16, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Whale sharks are congregating to a new shark hot spot that's not too toasty or too cold. Continue reading →
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