Arctic ice drift has been speeding up 14 percent per decade since the late 1980s
The trend could worsen significantly in the future if tree cover spreads northward
Artificial-leaf technology converts carbon dioxide to fuels and more
Researchers hope to find a way to more accurately forecast wind strength
Which 10 disruptive solutions are now poised to change the world?
Massive, flexible blades would bend with storm winds like the palm trees that inspired them
The Holuhraun lava field explosion of 2014 and 2015 could help scientists sharpen climate change models
Lethal effects from pulses of sound used to probe the sea floor can travel over a kilometer
A new book captures the shocking, surprising and stunning life within the Pacific
Companies told Scott Pruitt that having a regulation on the books would help them plan for the future
Understanding these sinks and how they function is critical for calculating the world’s carbon budget
Ecologists say wolves should be allowed to roam beyond remote wilderness areas—and that by scaring off smaller predators like coyotes and jackals, wolves might do a good service, too. Emily Schwing reports.
Journalist Craig Pittman of the Tampa Bay Times talks about his book, Oh, Florida! How America’s Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country.
In New Zealand and Ecuador, rivers with legal aspects of “personhood” open up new environmental battles
Everyday Einstein explains what contaminates our water, how it gets there, and what we can do to test it
As polar bears are forced onto land, they're feeding on animals with less mercury—reducing their levels of the toxic pollutant. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Scientists, skeptics, crabbers and pastors try to find common ground, offering a glimmer of hope for a divided country
Focus is on benzene, volatile organic compounds and other chemicals within a half-mile of production wells
A new report identifies 12 "epicenters" worldwide where changing climate could spark conflict
The island country has a long history of unique efforts to battle nonnative animals