Utilities push for electric car tax credit as Ford stays neutral.

In a letter to House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady, longtime Ford Motor Co. lobbyist Ziad Ojakli thanked the Texas Republican for his...

Ammonia distribution in Earth’s upper atmosphere

A new study helps clarify how ammonia is present in Earth's upper atmosphere. Using computer modeling, the researchers found ammonia molecules trapped in liquid...

First direct proof of ozone hole recovery due to chemicals ban

For the first time, scientists have shown through direct satellite observations of the ozone hole that levels of ozone-destroying chlorine are declining, resulting in...

A bucket of water can reveal climate change impacts on marine life in the...

We know very little about marine life in the Arctic. Now researchers are trying to change that. They have shown that a simple water...

Loss of Arctic sea ice impacting Atlantic Ocean water circulation system

Arctic sea ice is not merely a passive responder to the climate changes occurring around the world, according to new research. Scientists say the...

Pollen stays on bee bodies right where flowers need it for pollination

After grooming, bees still have pollen on body parts that match the position of flower pollen-sacs and stigmas, according to a new study.

Attitudes of urban residents towards environmental migration in Kenya and Vietnam

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 22 June 2020; doi:10.1038/s41558-020-0805-1People may choose or be forced to relocate due to climate change. Here the authors show...

Birds sing shorter songs in response to traffic noise

Birds sing differently in response to traffic noise, which potentially affects their ability to attract mates and defend their territory, according to research published...

Cryptosporidium parasite detected in Minnesota groundwater

When consumed in contaminated water, the microscopic parasite Cryptosporidium can cause symptoms of stomach cramps, diarrhea and fever. Now, researchers have detected evidence of...

Towards a better prediction of solar eruptions

Just one phenomenon may underlie all solar eruptions. Researchers have identified the presence of a confining 'cage' in which a magnetic rope forms, causing...

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