Playing the sounds of a healthy reef near damaged corals may help bring the fish community back. Christopher Intagliata reports.
To cope with climate change, we need every strategy we’ve got
Scientists uncover patterns that predict which insects will harm North America’s conifers
The housing governing groups can play a powerful role in encouraging environmentally friendly lawns
A few brief reports about international science and technology from Mexico to Tanzania, including one about the need to quarantine bananas in Colombia that are potentially infected by a fungus...
Scientists have once again developed a method to fabricate horns in the lab, supposedly to disrupt poachers and wildlife traffickers. Here’s why that won’t work
Recycled wastewater can be cleaner than bottled water, but people still avoid drinking it because of their disgust over its past condition.
Seeking a sustainable economy, the country wants to capitalize on its astonishing biodiversity
Links between lab and land will be critical
Their data will also bolster climate models that forecast extreme weather where we all live
A measleslike virus is ricocheting through marine mammal populations in the Arctic—and melting sea ice might be to blame. Christopher Intagliata reports.
A few brief reports about international science and technology from Brazil to Hong Kong, including one about male elephants in India exhibiting unusual social behaviors.
In response to pressures from the international community, Mexico has agreed to take more steps to prevent the porpoises’ extinction—but with fewer than 20 remaining, will that be enough?...
Delayed plant flowering and nesting meant some Arctic animals’ offspring likely did not survive the winter
Long-forgotten varieties of the staple crop can survive flood, drought and other calamities. The challenge is bringing them back
A major U.N.-backed report says that nature on indigenous peoples’ lands is degrading less quickly than in other areas
People who live off the land depend on keeping ecosystems intact, and scientists are tapping into their unique expertise
John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino share the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry “for the development of lithium-ion batteries” that have led to portable electronic devices that are rechargeable virtually anywhere on the planet...
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry goes to John Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino “for the development of lithium-ion batteries.”
Outlawing possession does not appear to stem the release of alligators, snakes and other problematic species