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.
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.
Jazz musicians can really deliver a graduation speech, as Victor Wooten proved when he talked to environmental science grads in Vermont last spring.
Students think like their teachers about the science of climate change but don’t always follow their teachers about its human causes.
Climate is warmer, so some farming practices have changed, noticed in one study in Western Africa, but it could move closer to home.
An earthquake struck near Pawnee, Okla., this morning. Some structural damage. Officials blame wells that dispose of wastewater from fracking.
Honeybees, especially those who’ve been around the block a few times to gather nectar, don’t like to share their knowledge with rookie bees.