Runoff from floodwaters of Hurricane Harvey in Texas now threatens coral reefs in a national marine sanctuary off the coast.
There’s been a hint of bipartisanship in Washington lately, but will it affect international agreements? The wall? Immigration?
The Rocky Mountains in Mont. are breathtaking, but today, they’re covered in smoke from wildfires that are impacting people’s lives.
Reducing greenhouse gases would reduce the effects of climate change. Have 9 states found a way to do that?
Pollution, resulting in high nitrogen levels in the Chesapeake Bay estuary in Maryland, did not start building after World War II but about a hundred years earlier.
Starfish feed on coral & can wipe out big sections of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. But scientists are figuring out ways to solve that.
Fracking has helped some companies extract oil and gas from the Earth, but it has also left permanent damage to the Earth’s crust in its wake.
Despite growing evidence, officials at the US Environmental Protection Agency suggest CO2 isn’t a major contributor to global warming.
Science and practice alike may suffer because some significant research is published only in languages other than English, the lingua franca of science.
Major news over the last 12 months included destructive flooding in several states. There’s a pattern, and it, like the climate, is changing.