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Following the steps of water vapour in climatic events throughout the Third National Climate Assessment (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Following the steps of water vapour in climatic events throughout the Third National Climate Assessment (By Diego Fdez-Sevilla) The U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) was established by Presidential Initiative in 1989 and mandated by Congress in the Global Change … Continue reading

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Our Sun today (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Our Sun today (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) (updated 28/07/2014. Link to met office re-established) “We had adopted a kind of solar uniformitarianism. As people and as scientists we have always wanted the Sun to be better than other stars and better … Continue reading

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Biological Productivity and its Influence on Cloud Formation. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Biological Productivity and its Influence on Cloud Formation. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) Recently I have found a couple of articles and press releases which have captured my attention based on sharing a common ground that I believe has a noteworthy … Continue reading

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When the order of the factors does affect the product. “A Changing Climate can affect the diversity of an ecosystem” Vs “Changing the diversity of an ecosystem can affect the Climate”. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


When the order of the factors does affect the product. “A Changing Climate can affect the diversity of an ecosystem” Vs “Changing the diversity of an ecosystem can affect the Climate”. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) (13/08/2014. Comments added at the bottom … Continue reading

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Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops on the Agri-Food Sector by the European Commission. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops on the Agri-Food Sector by the European Commission. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) In 2001 a review about the Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops on the Agri-Food Sector by the Directorate-General for Agriculture Commission of … Continue reading

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2013. Hot topics and thoughts identified in environmental science from public access media. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


2013. Hot topics and thoughts identified in environmental science from public access media. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3308.1200 I believe that it is important to keep active digesting information from different sources and points of view in order to have … Continue reading

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USA. SEHIC established a workgroup to determine indicators of climate change recognizing Pollen as one Environmental Health Indicator for Climate Change (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


USA. SEHIC established a workgroup to determine indicators of climate change recognizing Pollen as one Environmental Health Indicator for Climate Change (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) (Updated 06/08/2014) The State Environmental Public Health Indicators Collaborative (SEHIC) is a Council of State and … Continue reading

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Potential impacts of climate change and climate variability on aeroallergens. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Potential impacts of climate change and climate variability on aeroallergens. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) In 2008 EPA announced the release of the final report entitled: A Review of the Impact of Climate Variability and Change on Aeroallergens and their Associated Effects. … Continue reading

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WHO Europe. Developing Indicators of climate change: pollen (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


WHO Europe. Developing Indicators of climate change: pollen (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) (updated 23/07/2014) In Sept 2013 the World Health Organization has released the report “Health and environment in the WHO European region: creating resilient communities and supportive environments”. In this … Continue reading

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Gathering information is often the first step towards preparing for climate change related threats. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Gathering information is often the first step towards preparing for climate change related threats. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) http://www.nrdc.org “Eleven states and various local governments have developed preparedness measures to address the air quality impacts associated with climate change. The most … Continue reading

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