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Ocean acidification (OA) affects the life-history traits of marine invertebrates. To understand the effects of OA on the life cycle, and to assess its ecological consequences, it is essential to look at bioenergetics. Dynamic Energy Budget (DEB) models are particularly useful to quantitatively assess the effects of (multiple) stressors on all life-history traits in an […]
Submitted by Gaius Publius via DownWithTyrannry blog, It may be a see-saw course, but it's riding an uphill train. A bit ago I wrote, regarding climate and tipping points: The concept of "tipping point" — a change beyond which there's no turning back — comes up a lot in climate discussions. Show More Summary
The demographic revolution sweeping the globe could soon see three long-term trends go into reverse.
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How the California water crisis, and small temperature changes, can cross tipping points, that can be drivers of action-provoking awareness.
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This post originally appeared on www.reyes-chow.com. A few years ago I wrote a post about soccer parents, but at that point, I did not imagine that we would now be one of "those" families, driving to soccer games in different cities,...Show More Summary
Humanity is at a tipping point. The decisions we take over the coming months and years will determine whether the human species evolves or faces an irreversible decline. But most people are still unaware of the dangers of we face from climate change and our destruction of the ecosystems and biodiversity on which our lives depend. Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is currently going through some real tough times and it looks like Merkel’s chancellorship is reaching a tipping point, Matthew Karnitschnig wrote for Politico.
There’s big trouble in Florida — and it’s not a hurricane. A battle over Florida’s public education system may be reaching a tipping point, with school superintendents revolting against the state’s school accountability system and editorial boards of major newspapers now weighing in on their side. One, the Sun-Sentinel in South Florida, is warning against […]
With Californians crossing their fingers in hopes of a super El Niño to help end the state's historic drought, California's water agency just delivered some startling news: for the first time in 120 years of record keeping, the winter average minimum temperature in the Sierra Nevada was above freezing. Show More Summary
A friend of mine was having a friendly talk with a young executive outside work. The conversation veered towards finding life partners. The young executive casually mentioned to my friend, "If I had to choose between beauty and brains,...Show More Summary
Sensible little Fiat aside, he's still the leader of one of the world's most sexually conservative institutions
Sounds like a Mike Judge movie, right? Cowspiracy? Maybe a follow up to 2006's Idiocracy? Let me put it this way. If you thought Food, Inc. was a documentary about food that gave you second thoughts about what we eat, Cowspiracy, streaming on Netflix and co-produced by Appian Way (DiCaprio) will leave you sputtering with rage. Show More Summary
Will the next egg you crack come from a chicken raised in a roomier barn?
In sociology, a tipping point is “a point in time when a group—or a large number of group members—rapidly and dramatically changes its behavior by widely adopting a previously rare practice.” In some circles, it represents the percentage required to change the direction or behavior of a crowd. Malcolm Gladwell wrote a New York Times bestseller […]
When Laverne Cox graced the cover of TIME magazine in 2014, the cover proclaimed that the United States was at a “transgender tipping point.” That bold statement has become a moment many point to as the beginning of transgender rights...Show More Summary
A PREPOSTEROUS finish to a PREPOSTEROUS game. TCU-Texas Tech was the game of the year: a high-stakes shootout with points, points, and more points. And TCU just took the late lead on this ridiculous fourth-down pinball touchdown: OnShow More Summary
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