(Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies ) A new Yale study reveals important insights into the factors that influence the release of greenhouse gases from rivers and streams, including a key relationship between storm events, ecology, and to...
(American Geophysical Union) Hurricane Maria dropped more rain on Puerto Rico than any storm to hit the island since 1956, a feat due mostly to the effects of human-caused climate warming, new research finds.
Extreme rainfall projections inform plans to increase infrastructure resilience-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
(Frontiers) Why do some animals eat or abandon their offspring? According to researchers at the University of Tennessee and the University of Oxford, these might actually be forms of parental care.Published in Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, thei...
(Penn State) The North Atlantic warming hole (NAWH), a region of reduced warming located in the North Atlantic Ocean, significantly affects the North Atlantic jet stream in climate simulations of the future, according to a team of researchers.
Atmospheric currents are transporting plastic pollution into remote, pristine areas, showing the global nature of the problem-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
A geologist recounts his first experiences with the celebrated graph that proved CO2 levels are rising-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Known for climate change work, the pioneer says global warming, AI and genetic engineering are self-inflicted threats to humanity-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Flying electric cars would have lower emissions over long trips than standard electric vehicles-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
(University of Utah) in a paper published today in the Journal of the American Chemical Society University of Utah professor Valeria Molinero and her colleagues show how key proteins produced in bacteria and insects can either promote or inhibit the...