Climate Change Link to CO2

  Nothing ground breaking here but recent research shows a ‘global pattern’ of change that begun 2.7 million years ago. By Ansgar Walk (Own work) [CC BY-SA 2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5)], via Wikimedia CommonsThere seems to be a feedback process which has amplified climate change. Dr Carrie Lear told BBC News that “this study reveals a feedback process that has magnified climate change since the inception of Northern Hemisphere glaciation 2.7 million years ago. It seems the tropical warming caused by high CO2 levels ...

Science in Action

Yet another great sound bite from the BBC (I know, it has been a bit of a theme lately! :lol: ) Science in Action is a BBC World Sevice programme that is always worth a listen: Click here to listen to this weeks edition It covers has a wide variety of  articles ranging from 'Malaria Eradication' and 'Lizard Extinction' to 'Moments of Genius'. Well worth a listen! I am also fairly optimistic that all you non UK readers will be able to hear this one ...

The Story of Science (Part 2)

This post goes with an earlier posting regarding a BBC documentary. You can view and read more about the programme here (unfortunately, it seems that only people in the UK are able to watch the programme - but you can still read about it) Episode 2 deals with how scientists came up with the current theory of the atom - all very intersting stuff!