Climate: heat stroke on the beeches

Climate: heat stroke on the beeches

beech (Fagus sylvatica) is one of the dominant species in Europe. As such, it is among the best studied, particularly with regard to the effects of climate change on its abundance and productivity. “Previous studies have focused on small populations or at the regional level,” specifies Élodie Magnanou, CNRS researcher at the Oceanological Observatory of … Read more

India and Pakistan crushed by record heat

India and Pakistan crushed by record heat

In the early afternoon, when the heat is at its peak, the weather seems to be suspended. Under a heavy, milky sky, in the Indian capital turned into a blast furnace, life is an ordeal. The men on bicycles give up the trouble and the passers-by look for the shade. The parks are the sanctuary … Read more