Vers moins d’inondations en Ardenne ?
2/7/17

Les inondations en Ardenne vont diminuer dans un premier temps à cause d’un enneigement moindre qu’aujourd’hui. Mais à la fin du siècle, l’accroissement des précipitations pluvieuses pourrait renverser la tendance.

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Full steam ahead for cows!
2/8/13

Researchers at Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech, in partnership with the CRA-W have developed an original method (which is accessible to farmers) of determining the quantity of methane emitted by cows.

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An uncertain future for the Greenland ice sheet
11/8/12

The surface of the Greenland ice sheet has shrunk to its lowest level for 50 years.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               What are the potential consequences of this spectacular melt?

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Global warming is overwhelming our vegetation
12/31/08

The CARAIB simulator, developped by rearchers of the university of Liègeis capable to produce maps of the state of the planet's vegetation in 50 or 100 years time. Olive trees are at our regions's doors.

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Greenland: the surface of the ice sheet is melting faster than predicted
11/19/07

Xavier Fettweis, from the Climatology and Topoclimatology Laboratory, has been studying Greenland for the past six years. He has shown that the surface ice there is melting twice as fast as previously estimated.

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