“Endangered North Atlantic right whales are disappearing from customary feeding grounds off the U.S. and Canadian coasts and appearing in large numbers in other locations, leaving scientists to wonder if shifts in climate may be behind the changes.” http://e360.yale.edu/feature/a_north_atlantic_mystery_case_of_the_missing_whales/2715/ Print
“The Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE), in partnership with Nortek Scientific, announced the construction of the world’s first instrument to provide high-resolution, real time measurements of turbulent water flow at turbine hub height – called the Vectron.” http://www.trurodaily.com/section/2013-11-20/article-3487831/New-technology-to-harness-Bay-of-Fundy-tides/1 Print
“As New Hampshire begins another effort at future energy planning, and growing attention – pro and con – is being given to electricity transmission and wind power development, we need to be asking which path leads to real sustainability and what power landscape we should leave for future generations. Recent developments have focused on...
Only one North Atlantic right whale was spotted in the Gulf of Maine this fall by biologists who are tracking the species. http://www.pressherald.com/news/Right_whale_population_down_in_Gulf_of_Maine_count_.html Print
Many of the ills of the modern world — starvation, poverty, flooding, heat waves, droughts, war and disease — are likely to worsen as the world warms from man-made climate change. http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/climate-change-draft-report-predicts-war-heat-waves-starvation-1.2350352 Print