A science project is being launched to understand the links between the world’s largest rainforest and the climate.
October 29, 2014
The forest that remains is receiving less rain, which in turn is making it less green which means the trees that are there are pulling in less carbon dioxide from the air around them.
November 11, 2014
A report just released of Antonio Nobre based on more than 200 previous studies indicates that Amazon is losing its role of regulating the climate in South America.
July 8, 2014
Findings have serious implications for understanding past climate change, and how the Amazon basin might react to more modern forest clearance.