Arctic snow can harbor deadly assassin: Killer fungal strains


ScienceDaily (June 19, 2011) — Heavy and prolonged snowfall can bring about unexpected conditions that encourage fungal growth, leading to the death of plants in the Arctic, according to experts. A new international study confirms…

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Fastest sea-level rise in 2,000 years linked to increasing global temperatures


ScienceDaily (June 20, 2011) — The rate of sea level rise along the U.S. Atlantic coast is greater now than at any time in the past 2,000 years — and has shown a consistent link…

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