Roadmap for measuring animal, plant traits to meet biodiversity goals

An international team of researchers has outlined a plan for how to measure changes in key traits of animals and plants and provide these...

How to build an emergency supply kit in a hurry

It doesn't have to be complicated and you probably have most of it already.

Parsing natural climate variability from human-caused climate change

A new study says pink noise may be the key to separating out natural climate variability from climate change that is influenced by human...

Adapt, move or die: How biodiversity reacted to past climate change

A new paper reviews current knowledge on climate change and biodiversity. In the past, plants and animals reacted to environmental changes by adapting, migrating...

Recycling waste water bottles into mission critical parts with 3D printing (video)

Teams operating in remote sites on military or humanitarian missions can be stalled by broken equipment. They could soon be turning their own wastes...

What’s behind the retreating kelps and expanding corals?

Climate change and other external forces are causing rapid marine community shifts in Japan's coastal ecosystems. Better understanding of species distribution dynamics, as driven...

New “Biosphere News Search” Web Site Launches to Benefit Global Ecology

Biosphere News Search PRESS RELEASE Embargoed Until July 31, 2018 New “Biosphere News Search” Web Site Launches to Benefit Global Ecology First of its kind climate and environment...

Coldwater streams may provide refuge against changing climate

Coldwater stream habitats are vulnerable to effects of climate change, particularly to changes in precipitation and air temperatures that alter their hydrology. Some streams...

How foreign kelp surfed to Antarctica

A research team has found the first proof that Antarctica is not isolated from the rest of the Earth, with the discovery that foreign...

Uncontrolled Mass Migration Portends Fascism and Biosphere Collapse Unless We Share

There remains nowhere to run, Earth is full Decades of ignoring climate, ecosystems, nationalism, and inequity crises are reaching their logical conclusions as Europe and...

Latest news

Popular Articles

Cook Inlet gas pipeline leak is a hazard and must be repaired, feds say.

"The annual side-scan sonar or multi-beam echo-sounder survey, or both, that Hilcorp currently performs, do not provide sufficient information to determine whether there are...

Museums as catalysts for change

Given the inertia that characterizes the public response to the challenges of climate change, it is reasonable to ask whether the forms and channels...

The U.S. wind industry now employs more than 100,000 people.

The Maple Ridge Wind Farm in Upstate New York. (Ron Antonelli/Bloomberg News)The fastest-growing occupation in the United States — by a long shot, according...

EU, France accused of hijacking ‘Africa-led’ clean energy scheme

A $10bn clean energy programme launched at the Paris climate talks “by Africa, for Africa” is in turmoil after interventions by the EU and France.In a...