1. "Scientists have known for a while that the warming atmosphere is changing the global food chain, and that these alterations can starve seabirds. But a team of researchers that has been monitoring penguins since the 1980s alleges that more extreme weather is directly responsible for killing these birds, mainly through abnormal heat and powerful rainstorms. These worsening environmental stresses can decimate as much as half of a penguin-chick population in a year, they say in a new study in PLOS ONE.”

    Read: Climate Change Is Directly Responsible for Killing Baby Penguins

    [Image: Dee Boersma/University of Washington]

     
  1. yourenotaloneinthis reblogged this from theatlantic
  2. deangirl likes this
  3. rjdz reblogged this from huntedandalone
  4. yeezusshrug likes this
  5. albino-redwood-tree reblogged this from theatlanticcities
  6. o3k64 reblogged this from inheritedloss
  7. jdisapunk reblogged this from environmentalillnessnetwork
  8. missmandy25 reblogged this from personsuit
  9. ijustwanttowritestories reblogged this from pissyeti
  10. ijustwanttowritestories likes this
  11. ultrapurplepenguin reblogged this from theatlanticcities
  12. baronuberstein likes this
  13. screamingcreaming reblogged this from pissyeti
  14. cubrone reblogged this from pissyeti
  15. huntedandalone reblogged this from pissyeti
  16. huntedandalone likes this
  17. butterin reblogged this from pissyeti
  18. butterin likes this
  19. aishlion reblogged this from pissyeti
  20. kreejay reblogged this from pissyeti
  21. kawaii-maiden likes this
  22. nataliyeah reblogged this from pissyeti
  23. ladyofthecryingshows reblogged this from sugarybloodskull
  24. ladyofthecryingshows likes this
  25. loosing-grip likes this
  26. halfacupofhomo reblogged this from pissyeti
  27. anonani reblogged this from chilalichilam
  28. munchbot reblogged this from pissyeti
  29. greenstarz likes this
  30. fascinatedbydinosaurs likes this
  31. pixelzorua likes this
  32. santacatcher37 likes this
  33. polygonbird likes this
  34. theladyems reblogged this from madammaria
  35. whocaresifimnotperfect reblogged this from sugarybloodskull
  36. rebelliousanime reblogged this from pissyeti
  37. sugarybloodskull reblogged this from personsuit
  38. sugarybloodskull likes this
  39. austins-lair1234 likes this
  40. perverteddemoniac reblogged this from pissyeti
  41. personofminorinterest reblogged this from personsuit
  42. frickinef likes this
  43. yourlittleampersand likes this
  44. personsuit reblogged this from pissyeti
  45. officedepot reblogged this from pissyeti
  46. those-dumplings-aru reblogged this from smaugs-little-burglar
  47. pikkuxtiikeri reblogged this from pissyeti
  48. feathery-douche reblogged this from pissyeti
  49. ask-romano-blog likes this
  50. smaugs-little-burglar reblogged this from pissyeti