The Supreme Court previously ruled the EPA had authority to regulate greenhouse gases-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
New analysis shows where fish transfers that can obscure illegal catches are happening-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
(Virginia Tech) The long-dormant Yellowstone super-volcano in the American West has a different history than previously thought, according to a new study by a Virginia Tech geoscientist.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Tropical Storm Jongdari appeared much more organized in visible imagery from NASA's Terra satellite when passed over the Northwestern Pacific Ocean.
The extreme weather has planners concerned about conditions during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
(University of Colorado at Boulder) CU Boulder team finds link between gravity waves in the upper and lower Antarctic atmosphere, helping create a clearer picture of global air circulation.
(University of Texas at Arlington) The University of Texas at Arlington has won a prestigious Excellence in Sustainability Award from the National Association of College and University Business Officers, or NACUBO.
Proposed changes to Endangered Species Act could stymie species listings-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
A 1-degree Celsius rise corresponded to a 1.4 percent increase in suicides-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
(University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences) The Mekong Delta is home to 15 million people, many of whom rely on the delta's rich soil and water resources for farming and fishing. But their livelihoods are being threatened by rising sea levels, droughts, dams, and other hydrological shifts. A new article from researchers at the University of Illinois and Iowa State University explains the challenges.
Insect-borne disease and damage to hospitals during disasters are among their concerns-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Two NASA satellites observed Tropical Storm Ampil in six and a half hours and found the storm's heaviest rainfall occurring in a band of thunderstorms shifted from north to south of the center. NASA's GPM satellite passed over the storm first and NASA's Aqua satellite made the second pass.
For every human they kill, we kill literally millions of them-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com