Ecology

Radioactivity from oil and gas wastewater persists in Pennsylvania stream ...

Ecology
  DURHAM, N.C. – More than seven years after Pennsylvania officials requested that the disposal of radium-laden ...

Why are there no sea snakes in the Atlantic?

Ecology
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Sea snakes are an evolutionary success story. With about 70 species, they’re the most ...

The Caribbean is stressed out

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  Forty percent of the world’s 2.5 billion people live in coastal cities and towns. A team ...

How much water flows into agricultural irrigation?

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Irrigation for agriculture is the largest use of fresh water around the globe, but precise records and ...

Scientists and farmers work together to wipe out African lovegrass

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A partnership between QUT, the NSW Government and farmers could lead to the eventual eradication of the ...

Can corals survive climate change?

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A group of international scientists, including scientists from Australia, have issued advice that more research is urgently ...

NASA’s IMERG shows rainfall accumulation along Harvey’s track

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As Harvey continues to dump catastrophic rains over southeastern Texas and southwestern Louisiana, NASA has been tallying ...

NASA calculates Tropical Storm Harvey’s flooding rainfall

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At NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, an analysis of Hurricane Harvey’s tremendous rainfall was ...

Rush hour pollution may be more dangerous than you think

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DURHAM, N.C. — The first in-car measurements of exposure to pollutants that cause oxidative stress during rush ...

North American monsoon storms fewer but more extreme

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Monsoon season now brings more extreme wind and rain to central and southwestern Arizona than in the ...