Environmental Science

Study: Just going outdoors could become deadly in South Asia

Aug 3, 2017

Swaths of northern India, southern Pakistan and parts of Bangladesh may become so hot and humid by century's end it will be deadly just being outdoors

Wrecks, sunken treasures lie under Albania's coastal waters

Aug 2, 2017

On the seabed off the rugged shores of Albania, one of the world's least explored underwater coastlines, lies a wealth of treasures. The country is examining how best to protect them while opening them up to visitors

Farmer suicides rise in India as climate warms, study shows

Aug 1, 2017

A new study shows a correlation between rising temperatures and the rate of farmer suicides in India

Researchers creating warning system for toxic algae in lakes

Jul 30, 2017

Researchers are aiming within the next two years to roll out an early warning system that can spot when toxic algae is appearing on hundreds of lakes across the U.S.

Britain's Natural History Museum unveils huge whale skeleton

Jul 13, 2017

Britain's Natural History Museum has suspended a gigantic blue whale skeleton in its main entrance _ drawing attention to vanishing species in an environment under strain

States sue over EPA's decision to keep pesticide on market

Jul 6, 2017

Several states are seeking to join a legal challenge to a Trump administration decision to keep a widely used pesticide on the market despite studies showing it can harm children's brains

Yellowstone Park says its winning against non-native fish

Jun 5, 2017

Researchers trying to preserve native cutthroat trout in Yellowstone National Park say they are on track to eliminate non-native predator fish from Yellowstone Lake in about a decade

Environmental studies don't support Trump's 'cleanest' claim

Jun 3, 2017

Facts about the U.S. environment cloud Trump's statement that it's the cleanest country in the world

Climate change taking toll on clarity of Lake Tahoe water

May 23, 2017

Scientists say climate change is causing Lake Tahoe to warm sooner in the spring than it has historically, disrupting the normal mixing of shallow and deep water and undercutting gains made in reversing the loss of clarity of the cobalt mountain lake

Bevy of bobcats: Thriving animals poised as next urban pest

May 22, 2017

Bobcats are resurging, a shift that comes after several decades of treating them as vermin to be exterminated

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