Ocean dynamics is known to have a strong effect on the global climate change and on the composition of the atmosphere. In particular, it is estimated that about 70% of the atmospheric oxygen is produced in the oceans due to the photosynthetic activity of phytoplankton.
Global virtual teams (GVTs) are powerful and agile structures for organizing work in a globalized digital world. They can be used to bring people together across an organization's global locations, who would not normally be able to collaborate and engage in joint action and decision making.
The big picture. Global sea-level rise is one of our greatest environmental challenges and is predicted to continue for hundreds of years, even if global greenhouse-gas emissions are stopped immediately (Clark et al., 2016).
Dr P Hunter, Dr E Spyrakos, Prof A N Tyler, Dr S Maberly
18 January 2019
Lakes (and reservoirs) are now recognised to play an important role in regional and global carbon cycling through the production and consumption of carbon gases and the transport, transformation and storage of organic carbon (Battin et al.