Credit: Credits: NASA/Patrick Black NASA's P-3 research plane begins flights this month through both clouds and smoke over the South Atlantic Ocean to understand how tiny airborne particles ca..
(Portland, Ore.) Aug. 9, 2017 - Portland State University researchers and the National Science Foundation (NSF) have publically released high-resolution maps of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, a globally uni..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- A 94-million-year-old climate change event that severely imperiled marine organisms may provide some unnerving insights into long-term trends in our modern oceans, according to a ..
Credit: Paul Gabrielsen/University of Utah Drought-stricken areas anxiously await the arrival of rain. Full recovery of the ecosystem, however, can extend long past the first rain drops on thirsty gr..
Credit: Image is courtesy of William and Leander Anderegg. Washington, DC-- The amount of time it takes for an ecosystem to recover from a drought is an important measure of a drought's severi..
Credit: Brian Dougherty Manure is a reality in raising farm animals. Manure can be a useful fertilizer, returning valued nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium to the soil for plant growth. But manure..
Credit: Credits: NASA/JAXA/NRL/NOAA Tropical Storm Franklin was generating heavy rain when NASA's GPM satellite observed the rainfall from space. That rainfall is expected to soak Mexico as Fr..
Credit: (Norwegian Mapping Authority/Per Erik Opseth) NASA and the Norwegian Mapping Authority are partnering to develop a state-of-the-art satellite laser ranging station 650 miles from the North ..
Credit: UConn While popular with conservation groups, coastal easements that prevent development in order to protect marshland from changes brought about by climate change and rising sea levels are..
A summer 'vortex' of cold air over the Karakoram mountain range is causing the glaciers in the region to grow in spite of global warming, scientists have shown. Publishing their findings t..