Topic

Environment

June 24, 2022

Amphibians battle against pathogens, wildlife trade and changing habitats

May 23, 2022

In January, an underwater volcano in Tonga produced the biggest eruption the world has seen in decades. Why was the blast so intense?

April 8, 2022

Road expansion in West Africa is threatening the critically endangered western chimpanzee population

March 21, 2022

Jennifer Francis was one of the first climate scientists to connect a warmer Arctic with severe winter weather further south

March 8, 2022

Eco-theater offers an outlet for creative expression and scientific communication

February 25, 2022

A federal mandate to phase out open-net fish farms and the announced closure of a hatchery signal the practice is on its way out

February 15, 2022

The mass-produced and over-consumed cycle of fast fashion has taken a serious environmental toll on the planet. But there are ways to fight back

February 3, 2022

People across New York City care for tens of thousands of feral cats while also working to reduce their population

January 19, 2022

Invasive pigs chow down on mussels, threatening marshes’ resilience to drought

January 17, 2022

Draft power is coming back for many young farmers, as a tool and as a lifestyle

January 7, 2022

Rising temperatures and development threaten Earth’s peat; without it, our climate would warm even faster

December 17, 2021

Climate change sped up the collapse of the Mayan civilization, but our climate is changing even faster

December 8, 2021

Traditional burials are surprisingly hard on the environment, and suitable real estate is limited.

November 16, 2021

The herbarium at the New York Botanical Garden is a resource for scientists looking for new ways to study plants

November 12, 2021

A pandemic-inspired boom has bird lovers looking for ways to welcome new enthusiasts

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