Atlantic hurricanes linked to weather system in East Asia

Journal Reference: Wei Zhang, Gabriele Villarini, Gabriel A. Vecchi. The East Asian Subtropical Jet Stream and Atlantic Tropical Cyclones. Geophysical Research Letters, 2020; 47 (15) DOI: 10.1029/2020GL088851 Researchers led by the University of Iowa have identified a connection between a climate system in East Asia and the frequency of tropical storms that develop in the … Read more

A social phenomenon across the Atlantic, Peloton indoor bikes accumulate setbacks

A social phenomenon across the Atlantic Peloton indoor bikes accumulate

Peloton exercise bikes in a gym in New York (USA), in 2016. DOLLY FAIBYSHEV / THE NEW YORK TIMES All it took was one heart attack. In December 2021, the days following the broadcast, on the HBO Max platform, of the first episode of the series And Just Like That (which resurrects the heroines of … Read more

Humans reached remote North Atlantic islands centuries earlier than thought

Journal Reference: Lorelei Curtin, William J. D’Andrea, Nicholas L. Balascio, Sabrina Shirazi, Beth Shapiro, Gregory A. de Wet, Raymond S. Bradley, Jostein Bakke. Sedimentary DNA and molecular evidence for early human occupation of the Faroe Islands. Communications Earth & Environment, 2021; 2 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s43247-021-00318-0 The Faroes are a small, rugged archipelago about midway between … Read more