Earth System Science Vocabularies Part VI:
Hot Topics In Science, In the News

This domain is intended to be organic and dynamic-growing in response to community interest. The first registry is of "hot topics in science" those areas where really exciting advances are being made across all aspects of the Earth (and planetary) systems. The second registry is "hot topics in the news" those items that are expected to capture the imagination and interest of the general public. The following is a sampling of the type of special topics that might be identified for special classification in the DLESE cataloging system.

EMERGING "HOT TOPICS" IN SCIENCE

EMERGING "HOT TOPICS" IN THE NEWS

Natural Hazards (with links to current events) Human Impacts and Hazards Health and Disease Natural Resources (discovery, development, uses, consequences)

Related to Oceans

Related to Atmosphere Related to the Biosphere

Planetary/Near Space