Environment News

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 00:00
The problem plaguing the Chesapeake Bay is widely known and obvious, according to a crops and soils expert in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences. But after decades of trying to save the fam
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 00:00
Study of Chinese citizens says jobs more important than salary when it comes to pro-environmental behavior
Monday, January 17, 2011 - 00:00
The first global simulation study of equatorial spread F (ESF) bubble evolution using a comprehensive 3D ionosphere model, SAMI3, has been demonstrated. The model self-consistently solves for the neut
Sunday, January 16, 2011 - 00:00
Everyone has heard that carbon dioxide is responsible for global warming. But the gas also has some positive characteristics. Researchers are now impregnating plastics with compressed CO2 in a process
Friday, January 14, 2011 - 00:00
The magnitude of climate change during Earth's deep past suggests that future temperatures may eventually rise far more than projected if society continues its pace of emitting greenhouse gases, a new
Friday, January 14, 2011 - 00:00
Geologists at Brown University and the University of Washington have a cautionary tale: Lose enough species in the oceans, and the entire ecosystem could collapse. Looking at two of the greatest mass