Oceanic sharks and rays have declined more than 70 percent since 1970, mainly because of overfishing, according to a new study.
The White House repeatedly attempted to thwart the country’s premier climate science document, one meant to steer policy for years. Scientists got in the way.
A trove from a Portuguese trading ship that sank in 1533 preserved genetic traces of whole lineages that have vanished from West Africa.
If the water could be pumped to the surface, it could help alleviate shortages on the island.
A new study has found that cold-weather drownings are increasing sharply in warmer parts of the Northern Hemisphere.
New research suggests that climate change may be causing storms to retain destructive power for longer after moving inland.
It conveys electricity in the climate of a crisp fall day, but only under pressures comparable to what you’d find closer to Earth’s core.
The research ship Polarstern docked in Germany after nearly 13 months studying the rapidly changing region.
Home sales in areas most vulnerable to sea-level rise began falling around 2013, researchers found. Now, prices are following a similar downward path.
You might be surprised: Protecting peat bogs could help the world avert the worst effects of global warming, a new study has found.