Lake Tahoe, one of the clearest, cleanest lakes in the US, shows how that the issue of microplastics goes way beyond the oceans.
Aug. 8, 2019 • ~3 min
The Dead Sea's salty summer "snow" has been a mystery, but new research explains what's going on.
Aug. 5, 2019 • ~5 min
"If we want to preserve our beaches, shorelines, and rivers we need to know which areas are actually hotspots that need conserving."
July 30, 2019 • ~4 min
A new global water map is so advanced that scientists could use them to predict which rivers are most likely to flood during heavy rainfall.
July 25, 2019 • ~4 min
Evidence that the seals in Alaska's Iliamna Lake are one of a kind could prevent a controversial mining project from going forward.
May 8, 2019 • ~8 min
"...not all high-latitude lakes are big chimneys of carbon to the atmosphere," new research finds.
Feb. 26, 2019 • ~7 min
Daphnia, called water fleas, gain protection from parasites from toxins in the cyanobacteria they eat. Are they self-medicating?
Jan. 22, 2019 • ~7 min