Environment News

Monday, October 4, 2010 - 23:00
Freshwater is flowing into Earth's ocean in greater amounts every year, thanks to more frequent and extreme storms related to global warming, according to a first-of-its-kind study by a team of NASA a
Monday, September 27, 2010 - 23:00

WHOI devices create ways to see tiny things in a big ocean.In the days after oil began gushing from the Deepwater Horizon well, scientists sought quick information on where the oil was traveling in

Sunday, September 26, 2010 - 23:00
Scientists have recreated the tremendous pressures and high temperatures deep in the Earth to resolve a long-standing puzzle: why some seismic waves travel faster than others through the boundary
Friday, September 24, 2010 - 23:00
Research suggests that a hotter Earth resulting from global warming will lead to more frequent and larger fires. The fires release particulates tiny particles that become airborne and greenhouse gases
Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 23:00
Elevated concentrations of nitrogen and phosphorus, nutrients that can negatively impact aquatic ecosystems and human health, have remained the same or increased in many streams and aquifers across
Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 23:00
Suite of Recovery Act-funded tools designed, assembled by Brookhaven and collaborators will help clarify role of aerosols in climate change