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For nearly 30 years, New York State agencies have known about a 17 million gallon oil spill under the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn. Now they’re finally starting to do something about it.
Coral ecologist Lyndon DeVantier discusses ecological assessment and management of coral reef systems.
Getting to know Frances Beinecke, the new president of Natural Resource Defense Council.
City College of New York researchers keep watch on the world without ever leaving Harlem.
One physicist’s view on what we need to do.
In his new book Michael Pollan explores the origins of the American meal.
An innovative project uses solar power to empower the poor.
The Monarch butterfly may be the next victim of a warming world.
Dust and other small particles in the atmosphere may be altering monsoon rain patterns.
A Hell of a time for those left behind.
Global Warming may shift wine production to the East Coast.
Nanotechnology could ease the world’s water woes.
A widespread farming practice is adding arsenic to the food chain.
Aquaculture in the urban environment.
--asks K. Curtin, from Long Island, NY.