January 11, 2018
Climate change is rapidly increasing marine ‘dead zones,’ where oxygen is too low to support most marine life.
December 22, 2017
More than 8.3 billion metric tons (9.1 billion tons). That’s the amount of plastic humans have created since the large-scale production of synthetic materials began in the early 1950s. It’s enough to cover the entire country of Argentina, and most of the material now resides in landfills or in the natural environment.
December 21, 2017
Keeping track of the climate just got easier, thanks to a new satellite-based monitoring tool.
December 14, 2017
An innovative brace has helped a Loggerhead Sea Turtle double her weight and thrive.
December 8, 2017
The world’s population is expected to soar by an additional 2.5 billion people by 2050, bringing a host of global challenges – including how to feed so many hungry mouths.
December 6, 2017
A lack of scientific rigor can spread like wildfire online, hurting public perception of climate change.
November 13, 2017
From destined for the drain to winning a Nobel Prize.
November 7, 2017
David Sedlak finds a solution to our water woes in "Dune."
October 25, 2017
As the oceans warmed, species migrated to Antarctica. What happens when climate change heats up their home?
October 20, 2017
Professor emeritus Walter Munk invented the surf forecast and transformed how the world understands the sea.