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Reduced spore germination explains sensitivity of reef-building algae to climate change stressors

Reduced seawater pH and changes in carbonate chemistry associated with ocean acidification (OA) decrease the recruitment of crustose coralline algae (CCAcf.), an important coral-reef builder. However, it is unclear whether the observed decline in recruitment is driven by impairment of spore germination, or post-settlement processes (e.g. 195 more words

Science

Take The Stress Out Of Holiday Cooking With These Kitchen Appliances And Gadgets

(Source: www.forbes.com)

Everyone loves a delicious holiday feast, but for the chef of the house, that means a lot of preparation and hard work. The good news is that there’s a product out there that will make every aspect of cooking easier and quicker. 542 more words

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High-frequency observations of temperature and dissolved oxygen reveal under-ice convection in a large lake

Authors

Bernard Yang, Joelle Young, Laura Brown, Mathew Wells

Detailed observations of thermal structure over an entire winter in a large lake reveal the presence of large (10-20 m) overturns under the ice, driven by diurnal solar heating. 117 more words

Lakes

Celsius or Fahrenheit?

I live in Ahmedabad, India. A big city in a tropical country with a nonexistent winter season. Humidity and pollution entrap this city. Temperature only matters in the summer season when it hits between 45 degrees to 50 degrees Celsius. 256 more words

Writings

Degree

Degree

As the honour was laid on him

the ennobled made a request

could the hall staff keep the dining room warm ?

he thought that it was best… 52 more words

Poetry

One Degree ~ 3 Haiku

I

One degree colder

White Christmas holiday bodes

Brief hot-flash reprieve

II

One degree cooler

Scarred heart’s burning memories

Of ravaged childhood

III

One degree warmer… 31 more words

POETRY