Navigation Links
Study: Seeking Arctic methane has serious implications for Florida coastline
Date:6/18/2012

on said. "As the Arctic warms, the ice caps melt and the fissures open, so methane escapes and causes more warming."

This phenomenon causes sea levels to rise, which is particularly problematic in Florida:

"Along the flat Florida coastline, a 1-foot rise in sea level could cause anywhere from 10 to 100 feet of shoreline retreat erosion," Chanton said. "For us here in Florida, this is really important because we can expect the coast to recede."

That beach house, he warned, might be in peril: "It may not be there for your grandchildren."


'/>"/>
Contact: Professor Jeff Chanton
jchanton@fsu.edu
850-644-7493
Florida State University
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Study: In-patient, out-patient stroke rehab might benefit from yoga
2. Army study: DNA vaccine and duck eggs protect against hantavirus disease
3. USF study: Common fungicide wreaks havoc on freshwater ecosystems
4. Study: Men who do load-bearing exercise in early 20s may be shielded from osteoporosis
5. U of I study: Lose body weight before gaining baby weight
6. Study: Exercise can lead to female orgasm, sexual pleasure
7. 15-year study: When it comes to creating wetlands, Mother Nature is in charge
8. BYU study: Using a gun in bear encounters doesnt make you safer
9. Divide the Antarctic to protect native species, propose experts
10. Arctic bacteria help in the search to find life on moon Europa
11. New study by WHOI scientists provides baseline measurements of carbon in Arctic Ocean
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Study: Seeking Arctic methane has serious implications for Florida coastline
(Date:4/15/2014)... the Women,s Health Initiative (WHI) shows no significant connection ... was published online today in Menopause , the ... analyzed the relationship between the blood levels of vitamin ... flashes, night sweats, sleep disturbance, concentration, and forgetfulness in ... D WHI trial. , There was good reason to ...
(Date:4/15/2014)... for nearly all life on Earth, yet many aspects ... is known about how it is regulated in response ... not know the full list of the parts of ... , , A type of single-cell green algae called ... photosynthesis research. Despite its importance in the research world, ...
(Date:4/15/2014)... Center in Greenbelt, Md., is home to hundreds ... At Goddard, some of the most cutting-edge Earth ... of that cutting-edge innovation has earned a Goddard ... Society for Anthropology and Geography awards the Vega ... has shown excellence in the fields of physical ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Low Vitamin D may not be a culprit in menopause symptoms 2Goddard scientist receives Vega Medal from King of Sweden 2
... come out, a truism that now may be applied ... river networks is a potentially important source of nitrous ... potent greenhouse gas that contributes to climate change and ... process called denitrification, which converts nitrogen to nitrous oxide ...
... notable back-to-back papers appearing in the prestigioous journal ... by Nora Besansky, a professor of biological sciences and ... at the University of Notre Dame, provided evidence that ... carriers of the malaria parasite in Sub-Saharan Africa, is ...
... "engineered" a mouse that can run on a treadmill ... its supply of acetylcholine, the neurotransmitter essential for muscle ... Neuroscience, could lead to new treatments for neuromuscular disorders ... signals fail to reach the muscles, said Randy Blakely, ...
Cached Biology News:Global rivers emit 3 times IPCC estimates of greenhouse gas nitrous oxide 2New study examines immunity in emerging species of a major mosquito carrer of malaria 2Boosting supply of key brain chemical reduces fatigue in mice 2
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014 The Microcompetition with Foreign DNA ... disease. One of these latent viruses is the Epstein ... rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic ... by the theory, a study found that RA patients ... (1). , What is Microcompetition? , Dr. Hanan ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 ... of high throughput research solutions, today announced that ... companies, has received delivery of Freeslate’s CM ... form screening. , Lupin, headquartered in Mumbai, ... quality, affordable generic and branded formulations and Active ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Date: Friday, ... p.m. , Location: Warrington Country Club, 1360 Almshouse Road, ... Foundation, the only national nonprofit organization solely dedicated to ... quality of life for those affected worldwide, will host ... Warrington Country Club in Warrington, Pa. , Each ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... , Jan. 14, 2014  3D Communications, a leading provider ... major scientific, regulatory, business, and media events in ... , today announced its former associate Virginia Cox , ... office. Virginia Cox re-joins ... Commissioner for the Office of External Affairs at the U.S. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Study: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients Have EBV; The CBCD Says this is Consistent with Microcompetition 2Study: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients Have EBV; The CBCD Says this is Consistent with Microcompetition 3Lupin Selects Freeslate’s CM Protégé PharmD System to Accelerate Polymorph Screening for Drug Development 2Lupin Selects Freeslate’s CM Protégé PharmD System to Accelerate Polymorph Screening for Drug Development 3Hepatitis B Foundation to Host Annual Crystal Ball Gala 2Former FDA Associate Commissioner Returns To 3D Communications 2
... of video conferencing took huge strides last week. In ... the stuff mere mortals might use in everyday communications. ... the province of executive board rooms to the stuff ... broadband, always-on connectivity; the availability of low-cost, high-quality desktop ...
... HARTFORD, WI - A Wisconsin heath information technology ... management software is expanding its solutions to include ... attendance records with data from other hospital computer ... , a Hartford, Wisconsin developer of systems that ...
... and genetic testing know well the importance of ... active ingredients of many genetic tests. Recent ... exciting opportunities for Wisconsin companies. , ,Under current ... or drug companies, are permitted to sell many ...
Cached Biology Technology:Video Conferencing for the Masses 2Video Conferencing for the Masses 3API Improves Hospital Efficiency 2Support Regulatory Change to Boost Wisconsins Biotech Sector 2Support Regulatory Change to Boost Wisconsins Biotech Sector 3
B2-Microgloulin...
... utilizies CTI Molecular Imaging's proprietary Focus™ detector ... volume as the R4. The microPET ... any commerically avaiable PET scanner. Focus ... of any scinitallor based PETsystems. The ...
...
... product has been developed to significantly increase ... proteins. Stability is increased at room ... centigrade. This product is subjected to ... or azide. This formulation insures consistently ...
Biology Products: