Posts for tag "Harvard University"

  • aquifer

    Tracking Aquifer Water With Seismic Noise

    New research indicates that seismic noise may be a game changing tool in tracking aquifer water health, especially in drought-sensitive areas.

    • Posted December 5, 2018


  • Mean changes from 2000-2009 to 2050-2059 in ozone episode days. (Credit: Lu Shen / Harvard University)

    High Ozone Days In U.S. May Increase With Climate Change

    By 2050, there will be a three to nine day increase in ozone-episode days, according to scientists from Harvard University. The days are marked by high ozone levels. Continuing climate change will result in an increase in...

    • Posted May 13, 2016


  • Wine bottles. (Credit: Public Domain)

    Better Wine With Climate Change?

    It’s tough for scientists to find data sets going back far in time to answer some of the questions that they have about climate. But thanks to some creative thinking by a few researchers at NASA and...

    • Posted April 4, 2016


  • Melting Glaciers Could Mean Longer Days

    One probably unexpected effect of Earth’s rising temperatures may be longer days, according to researchers from Harvard University. But there’s no need to be too concerned — the difference they predict is so minimal that its occurrence...

    • Posted December 21, 2015