New Study Links Dust to Increased Glacier Melting, Ocean Productivity

submitted by: UMiami_RSMAS
University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science-led study shows a link between large dust storms on Iceland and glacial melting. The dust is both accelerating glacial melting and contributing important nutrients to the surrounding North Atlantic Ocean. The results provide new insights on the role of dust in climate change and high-latitude ocean ecosystems. UM Rosenstiel School Professor Joseph M. Prospero and colleagues Joanna E. Bullard and Richard Hodgkins...

Amazing Earth 1

submitted by: scivee-team

A documentary about volcanic eruptions, their causes and effects on Earth and the geological implications of those events in history and in the future - Part 1.

Tectonics

submitted by: scivee-team

A documentary on tectonics, continental drift, and ocean floor exploration.

Strange Science: Alien Weather

submitted by: scivee-team

A simulation of what alien weather on neighboring planets would be like if they were on Earth.Imagine what Earth would be like if we had to endure storms like those on neighboring planets