Researchers have discovered a new species of firefly in Singapore's last remaining freshwater swamp forest.
April 6, 2021 • ~5 min
Human activity doesn't affect all species the same, according to a new global assessment that finds corals are the most affected marine organism on Earth.
April 6, 2021 • ~7 min
The classic racing game Mario Kart could inspire government programs to benefit poor farmers' bottom lines and the environment, a new paper argues.
April 6, 2021 • ~8 min
A label describing a product's climate impact could get people to make more sustainable purchases, even those who'd rather avoid that kind of information.
March 31, 2021 • ~6 min
A "flash" process turns old rubber tires into graphene. That graphene can make concrete stronger and reduce carbon emissions, a new study shows.
March 30, 2021 • ~5 min
Just like rings in a tree trunk, a narwhal's tusks offer clues to climate change. A new study of tusks show a sharp rise in mercury in the Arctic.
March 30, 2021 • ~6 min
A new sensor works like a FItbit to keep track of mussel activity. It could send alerts about toxic stuff in freshwater ecosystems.
March 29, 2021 • ~6 min
As car emissions drop in LA thanks to environmental laws, palm trees and other green plants may be most concerning source of dangerous aerosol pollution.
March 26, 2021 • ~10 min
Human efforts to tame the Mississippi RIver have had an unexpected bonus: they've actually reduced carbon in the atmosphere.
March 24, 2021 • ~4 min
Fish that dine on corals may pay it forward with their poop, which is jam-packed with all kinds of algae coral reefs depend on for survival.
March 24, 2021 • ~7 min