Global warming: in the arctic, rain could replace snow sooner than expected

It is now a known fact: the Arctic is warming much faster than the planet average, leading to receding sea ice and increased humidity in the air. As a result, scientists predict a significant increase in precipitation over these regions by the end of the century. But when and in what form? A study published … Read more

Hurricanes expected to linger over Northeast cities, causing greater damage

Journal Reference: Andra J. Garner, Robert E. Kopp, Benjamin P. Horton. Evolving Tropical Cyclone Tracks in the North Atlantic in a Warming Climate. Earth’s Future, 2021; DOI: 10.1029/2021EF002326 In the new study, climate scientist Andra Garner at Rowan University analyzed more than 35,000 computer-simulated storms. To assess likely storm outcomes in the future, Garner and … Read more

As expected, Ed Sheeran dominated the Czech album charts with “=”

The highly anticipated novel by Ed Sheeran also hit the domestic music market. The singer, continuing the tradition of mathematical signs, overcame all opponents with the record “=” and became the top of the album charts. There was no change in the first place on the radio. © Warner Music RADIO – Dua Lipa has … Read more

Back-to-back hurricanes expected to increase in the Gulf Coast

Journal Reference: Dazhi Xi, Ning Lin. Sequential Landfall of Tropical Cyclones in the United States: From Historical Records to Climate Projections. Geophysical Research Letters, 2021; 48 (21) DOI: 10.1029/2021GL094826 As global climate changes, more tropical storms have been packed into a single hurricane season, which in the Gulf region typically runs from June through November. … Read more

Bone mineral density decreases less than expected after menopause

Journal Reference: Anna Moilanen, Juho Kopra, Heikki Kröger, Reijo Sund, Toni Rikkonen, Joonas Sirola. Characteristics of Long‐Term Femoral Neck Bone Loss in Postmenopausal Women: A 25‐Year Follow‐Up. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 2021; DOI: 10.1002/jbmr.4444 The Kuopio Osteoporosis Risk Factor and Prevention (OSTPRE) study began in 1989 with a health survey that was sent … Read more