Australian scientists launch Climate Science Node
- Mass conservation considerations in analytic representation of raindrop fragment distributions. Brown, Philip S. // Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences;6/15/97, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p1675
Examines the measurement of rainfall and the formulation of raindrop fragments and their distribution process. Information on extensive laboratory measurement of Low and List; Discussion on the incorporated formulas of LLa and LLb; Examination on the determining role of fragment distribution.
- Testing climate models: An approach. Goody, Richard; Anderson, James // Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society;Nov98, Vol. 79 Issue 11, p2541
Examimes ways to test models used to predict climate change. Characteristics of observing systems, spectrally resolved radiances and GPS occultations; Detection of a projected climate change through benchmarks; Studies of high-order statistics.
- How clouds heat and cool the earth. // USA Today Magazine;Jun89, Vol. 117 Issue 2529, p3
Provides research results on how clouds contribute to climate control. Heating and cooling effects; Future research projects.
- Cyclic spectral analysis of fluctuations in a GCM simulation. Huang, Jian-Ping; North, Gerald R. // Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences;2/1/96, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p370
Reports on how cyclic spectral analysis can be used to interpret climate fluctuations, which are modeled as cyclostationary processes. How to demonstrate usefulness in the technique.
- Leadership and Action: America's climate change strategy. // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;2/25/91, Vol. 2 Issue 8, p132
Presents an excerpt from America's Climate Change Strategy: An Action Agenda, as released by the White House, February 1991. Building on a series of actions which will have broad-reaching benefits; Comprehensive, long term, flexible, integrated.
- Evidence shows earth imperiled by climate. Malcolm, Teresa // National Catholic Reporter;08/09/96, Vol. 32 Issue 36, p14
Focuses on the report released by the Worldwatch Institute organization on the dangerous pace of global climate change caused by the emission of gases resulting from use of fossil fuels. Local and regional trends noted by the report; Efforts of scientists to evaluate the effect of climate...
- Nevado Illimani, Eastern Bolivian Andes, Bolivia. // CO2 Science;1/26/2011, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p8
The article offers information on a study, which involved the reconstruction of temperature anomalies in tropical South America, which were normalized to the 1961-1990 average and smoothed with a 39-year Gaussian filter.
- The ice age cometh. Coyne, Pat // New Statesman & Society;9/3/93, Vol. 6 Issue 268, p30
Discusses the shifting of the earth's climate from warm to cold. Rate of change; Area of the polar weather front's expansion; Duration of ice ages; Causes; Conclusions on meteorological shifts provided by the Greenland Ice Core Project (GRIP).
- Finer grains of truth. Moore, P.D. // Nature;2/2/1989, Vol. 337 Issue 6206, p412
Discusses recent projects showing the potential of pollen analysis techniques for providing fine-resolution information concerning vegetation changes, climatic changes, and the ensuing variation of other environmental factors in time.