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Volcanic eruptions found to durably impact climate through alterations to North Atlantic Ocean circulation
Particles emitted during major volcanic eruptions cool the atmosphere due to a 'parasol' effect that reflects sunlight. The direct impact of these particles in the atmosphere is fairly short, lasting two to three years. However, they alter for more than 20 years the North Atlantic Ocean circulation, which connects surface and deep currents and influences the climate in Europe.(3/30/2015 10:05:17 AM)
How the Atlantic blooms and saves the world
John Hopton for redOrbit.com - @Johnfinitum Did you know the Atlantic Ocean blooms in spring? And that just like rainforests, it is important for soaking up the Earth’s CO2? In case that is not fascinating enough, we’ll also take a look at how plankton hitches a ride to the ocean’s depths in whirlpools. Fertilized by nutrients that have built up during winter, the waters of the North Atlantic ...(3/29/2015 4:10:49 PM)
Tiny Songbird Blackpoll Warbler Flies Over 1,500 Miles Across Atlantic In 3 days
A tiny songbird is capable of travelling more than 1,500 miles non-stop over the Atlantic Ocean in three days while taking its annual migration route, according to a study published Tuesday in the journal Biology Letters.(4/1/2015 6:21:33 AM)
Little bird's arduous migration reaches 'brink of impossibility'
Scientists on Tuesday documented how this songbird that weighs half an ounce (12 grams) completes an arduous nonstop flight over the Atlantic Ocean from forests in New England and eastern Canada to Caribbean islands as it migrates each fall toward its South American wintering grounds. It is truly one of the most amazing migratory feats ever recorded," said ecologist Ryan Norris of the University ...(4/1/2015 7:04:21 AM)
Live in a Porsche? Designer labels draw Miami home buyers
The wow factor for Miami's skyscraper condos no longer comes from a dazzling Atlantic Ocean view.(4/1/2015 3:20:33 AM)
Possible Proof for Noah’s Flood Found at Bottom of Atlantic Ocean
Scientists exploring the Atlantic Ocean have discovered mysterious metallic nodules on the ocean floor that may provide telltale evidence of the Great Flood. Last month, a German research team announced the discovery of dense clusters of manganese nodules on the ocean floor. Using a mesh net intended to scoop up marine life, the researchers accidentally […](3/20/2015 8:48:07 AM)
Feds receive thousands of comments on Atlantic drilling
Thousands of opinions poured in Monday as the deadline approached for commenting on the contentious issue of drilling for oil...(3/30/2015 3:58:18 PM)
Bayfield resident sharing documentary on Atlantic Ocean expedition
Sailing across the Atlantic Ocean is something the majority of people will never experience.(3/27/2015 5:11:10 PM)
Frosh weighs in against Atlantic offshore oil and gas drilling
Attorney General Brian E. Frosh has registered his "strong opposition" to permitting oil and gas drilling off the Atlantic coast, warning it could harm Maryland's beaches and the Chesapeake Bay.(3/30/2015 6:59:39 AM)
World's longest highways
There's nothing like hitting the open road for an epic road trip. These highways will get you from point A to point B, with everything else in between.(3/30/2015 8:34:37 AM)
Source: Yahoo