The global toll of premature deaths attributed to the burning of coal, gasoline, and diesel is breathtakingly high, with new research doubling previous estimates.

February 19, 2021

Scientists are showing that we are sending tons of tiny plastic particles into our soils each year, potentially affecting crops and our health.

February 02, 2021

In communities devastated by fires, scientists have found extremely high levels of toxic chemicals, like benzene, in tap water.

October 22, 2020

Seabird droppings don’t just help us fertilize crops; their waste affects everything from coral reefs to climate.

September 17, 2020

Phytoplankton blooms are growing faster and thicker than ever seen before—with potential consequences for climate, wildlife, and the fishing industry.

September 09, 2020

A new study provides a state-by-state breakdown of the cost of operating your electric car.

July 31, 2020

They’ve outlived the dinosaurs, but these ancient reptiles are currently in danger of disappearing from just about everywhere.

July 21, 2020

A new study shows that most of us humans are likely inhaling more air pollution each year.

July 02, 2020

New research shows that bumblebees have the power to make plants bloom.

June 11, 2020

A new study shows that drought is no longer a periodic crisis, but a harbinger of things to come.

June 04, 2020