A new smartphone app offers hope of stemming the spread of diseases like Lyme, and providing some peace of mind in the process.
Ecology Archives - State of the Planet
Scientists have long determined what extinct animals ate by analyzing carbon isotopes locked inside their fossil teeth. But a new study shows that in many cases, they may be plugging the wrong numbers into their equations. The findings may change some views of how mammals, including us, evolved.
Artificial intelligence is helping us manage the impacts of climate change and protect the environment in many ways.
On June 2nd, residents in and around New York City can join scientists in exploring our estuary and assessing the diversity of our local waterways.
Alexandria Ang takes home the prestigious recognition for her research on a climate change-driven algae whose greenish blooms plague the Arabian Sea.
A new study has uncovered when and why the native vegetation that today dominates much of Australia first expanded across the continent.
Two new papers find that the line that divides the moist East and arid West is edging eastward due to climate change—and the implications for farming and other pursuits could be huge.
Alexandria Ang, a former intern at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, will present her scientific discoveries for a chance to win some major prizes.
In mid-April, Agustina Besada will embark on a journey to #unplastify the world.
Stormwater runoff can cause a lot of problems in aquatic ecosystems. Here’s how you can help mitigate those effects.