Navigation Links
New discoveries could improve climate projections
Date:12/11/2009

water's surface, as well as fossils of bottom-dwelling organisms, known as ostracodes."

Global average surface temperatures during the mid-Pliocene were about 3C (5.5F) greater than today and within the range projected for the 21st century by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Therefore it may be one of the closest analogs in helping to understand Earth's current and future conditions. USGS research on the mid-Pliocene is also the most comprehensive global reconstruction for any warm period.


'/>"/>

Contact: Jessica Robertson
jrobertson@usgs.gov
703-648-6624
United States Geological Survey
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. DNA replication behavior in complex organisms may foreshadow leaps in genomic discoveries
2. New discoveries from Harvard and Baylor get to the heart of cardiovascular disease
3. UC and partners awarded $23 million to transform discoveries into real-world health solutions
4. Field stations foster serendipitous discoveries in environmental, biological sciences
5. MSU discoveries upend traditional thinking about how plants make certain compounds
6. Partnership to accelerate Trudeau Institute discoveries to patient care
7. UCR plant scientists research spawns new discoveries showing how crops survive drought
8. Newly created cancer stem cells could aid breast cancer research
9. Obesity and lack of exercise could enhance the risk of pancreatic cancer
10. Finding that 1-in-a-billion that could lead to disease
11. 60 second test could help early diagnosis of common brain diseases
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/16/2014)... Sept. 16, 2014  Valencell, Inc., a leader in ... one of 18 "Showcase Companies" representing North ... annual CED Tech Venture Conference on September 16-17 th ... Center in Raleigh, North Carolina . ... a discussion during the "Digital Health Spotlight Sector" on ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... digestion to disease resistance. Despite the fact that tropical ... planet, more is known about belly-button bacteria than bacteria ... working on Panama,s Barro Colorado Island discovered that small ... more than 400 different kinds of bacteria. The combined ... different kinds. , Bacteria in tropical forests may also ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... a common epilepsy drug to a morphine regimen can ... Moreover, the combination can reduce the dosage of the ... of pain researchers at Indiana University. , The result ... pain, a difficult-to-treat condition often felt in the arms ... "There is a huge unmet need for better treatments ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Valencell, Inc. Selected as 'Showcase Company' at CED Tech Venture Conference 2014 2Smithsonian scientists discover tropical tree microbiome in Panama 2IU study: Combining epilepsy drug, morphine can result in less pain, lower opioid doses 2
... ago, the German Physical Society (DPG) has introduced the ... interdisciplinary applications of physics. The Prize, endowed with 5000 ... instrument to encourage research in this direction. This ... Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology in Pln. He ...
... , New Rochelle, NY -- A novel method for ... help advance research on tissue engineering and regeneration, as ... Part C, Methods, a peer-reviewed journal from Mary Ann ... free online at the Tissue Engineering website ...
... proteins that actively pump a wealth of molecules across ... functions in humans. Genetic defects in ABC transporters can ... cystic fibrosis, and certain ABC transporters also cause resistance ... increased amounts of ABC transporters that pump chemotherapeutic substances ...
Cached Biology News:'Young Scientist Award for Socio- and Econophysics 2012' for Arne Traulsen 2
(Date:9/15/2014)... classical phase transitionsthink solid, liquid, and gasbut ... temperature drops. If phase transitions occur at ... reigns, subtle fluctuations can dramatically transform a ... Department of Energy,s Brookhaven National Laboratory and ... landscape of absolute zero to isolate and ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... JOSE, Calif. , Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... Proposals (RFP) for flexible, printed product demonstrators (demos) ... a two-stage RFP process with pre-proposals due on ... January 2015.  Funds for proposals ultimately selected are ... and have a significant cost share by the ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... of researchers led by Northeastern University has developed ... junctions and a variety of nanocarbon structures in ... easily scalable, which will allow the researchers to ... use in applications ranging from electronic devices to ... to sports equipment. , Their findings were published ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... 2014 Research and Markets has announced ... Product, by Services, by Technology, by Application - Global Forecast ... Whole Exome Sequencing (WES) is next-generation technology used for strategically ... The exome, which is the total of all exons of ... is actually converted into proteins after translation. It is responsible ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Elusive quantum transformations found near absolute zero 2Elusive quantum transformations found near absolute zero 3FlexTech Alliance Issues 2015 Request for Proposals in Flexible, Printed Electronics 2Northeastern University Researchers Develop Novel Method for Working with Nanotubes 2Global Whole Exome Sequencing (Systems, Kits, Library Preparation, Target Enrichment) Market by Product, by Services, by Technology, by Application - Forecast to 2018 2Global Whole Exome Sequencing (Systems, Kits, Library Preparation, Target Enrichment) Market by Product, by Services, by Technology, by Application - Forecast to 2018 3
... Annual Revenues Up, Net Loss Down, Cash Position Strong, as Pipeline ... ... (Nasdaq: EXEL ) today reported financial results for the full,year and ... $113.5 million, compared to $98.7 million in,2006. The increase in revenues for ...
... PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 14 Telik, Inc.,(Nasdaq: ... webcast will,be held on Thursday, February 21, 2008 at ... release earlier that day of the company,s,financial results for ... The conference call will be accessible via Telik,s ...
... Executives from Senexis,and O2H, both located in Cambridge, ... synthetic and computational chemistry services to the drug,discovery ... "We believe our collaboration with O2H leverages the ... search for new,therapeutics to treat ageing-related diseases by ...
Cached Biology Technology:Exelixis Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2007 Financial Results 2Exelixis Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2007 Financial Results 3Exelixis Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2007 Financial Results 4Exelixis Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2007 Financial Results 5Exelixis Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2007 Financial Results 6Exelixis Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2007 Financial Results 7Exelixis Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2007 Financial Results 8Exelixis Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2007 Financial Results 9Senexis and O2H (Oxygen Healthcare) Announce Medicinal Chemistry Collaboration 2