[QODLink]
Americas

Scientists measure climate change with algae

In North America, they are measuring centuries of glacial runoff by collecting data from plants underwater.

Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 17:31
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback

Scientists in North America are measuring centuries of glacial runoff by collecting data from plants underwater.
 
It is part of an effort to document the impacts of climate change.
 
Al Jazeera's Daniel Lak reports.

35

Source:
Al Jazeera
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback
Topics in this article
People
Featured on Al Jazeera
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
Featured
In Vietnam, 40 percent of all pregnancies are terminated each year, a rate that health officials are hoping to reduce.
Ivory Coast tackles internet fraud scourge, but analysts say criminals continue to outsmart authorities.
In US study, MIT scientists changed the emotions linked to specific memories in mice.
The seizure of the Tabqa airbase highlights the Islamic State's consolidation of power in eastern Syria, analysts say.
Traditional spring festival blossoms outside India through fun runs, raves and TV commercials.
join our mailing list