Quick-and-dirty summary of global warming

Due to the senseless lies propagated by a minority of very vocal global warming denialists, there is a lot of misinformation and ignorance among people about the current phase of anthropogenic global warming. So, this post is a down-to-the-basics summary of global warming. In a nutshell, carbon dioxide is a …

Climate: The very basics

I know, this is a biology blog. But, well, all organisms live on Earth and have always been influenced by climate (how do you think humans managed to spread across the Earth?). In this series, we will look at the history of Recent climate (since 1 Ma ago) and its …