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Temperature-Dependent Phenomena

Heatwave trends accelerate worldwide

Frequency, duration and new metric cumulative heat reveals rapid rise in heatwave impactsCredit: Jason Blackeye (Unsplash) The first comprehensive worldwide assessment of heatwaves down to regional levels has revealed that in nearly

Climate change threat to tropical plants

Tropical plants closer to the equator are most at risk from climate change because it is expected to become too hot for many species to germinate in the next 50 years, UNSW researchers have found. Their study analysed almost 10,000…