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Northern peatlands will store more carbon as the planet warms
Rising temperatures will cause northern peatlands to store more carbon than was previously believed, but the effect will weaken over the coming...
Antibiotics – the End of the World or a Revolution?
Bacteria are becoming resistant to antibiotics, threatening human and animal health all around the globe. What can science do to prevent a...
Sustainable food – Go vegan or raise your own pigs?
What is sustainable food? There is no easy answer, but researchers emphasise that the focus should be on the big picture, with an eye on the...
When a city lacks clean air
In Shanghai, Finnish researchers will be presenting a collaborative digital model for the tracking of air quality, which will allow large cities...
What does it look like under the ice in Antarctica?
A team of scientists from the University of Helsinki and New Zealand are now in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica to complete a six-week diving...
We need one global network of 1000 stations to build an Earth observatory
We also need to share our data. So says world’s most prominent geoscientist, professor Markku Kulmala.
Weakening of the Gulf Stream worries researchers, and it should worry politicians too
The Gulf Stream is slowing down because the circulation of warmer surface waters and colder water in the ocean is weakening. The ocean can no...
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