A new study explores what it will take for the iconic tropical tree to expand into areas that have long been too cold for palm trees to survive.
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Researchers report a sharp drop in salinity in the North Atlantic Ocean over the last decade, providing the most detailed look yet at the region’s changing ocean conditions. A continued decline could impact fish stocks and the ocean’s ability to absorb CO2.
If coral reefs continue to degrade, waves on coastlines may substantially increase, leading to greater coastal erosion.
In a new study, researchers have mapped out a large variety of discarded pharmaceuticals dissolved throughout the Hudson River. They say that in some places, levels may be high enough to potentially affect aquatic life.
How do you encourage cities to race to the top in sustainability performance?
A new study looks at the mental biases that prevent people from taking adequate safety measures when a hurricane is on the way.
Adding protective barriers around street trees could reduce load on city sewers, study finds.
Earth’s global surface temperatures in 2017 ranked as the second warmest since 1880, according to an analysis by NASA released today.
New line of information could help predict the storms’ future strength under climate change.
If carbon emissions hold steady, a new study in Science predicts that the European Union could face a massive influx by 2100.