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March 1, 2015|
March 2015's selection of notable quotes
February 23, 2015|
A leading scientific voice among global warming skeptics received funding from the energy industry while publishing claims that climate change is not driven by human activity.
January 7, 2015|
An analysis of polar bear genes corroborates the mammals’ recent migration to icier climes.
December 17, 2014|
Researchers determine why larval oysters and mussels are sensitive to reduced pH.
October 10, 2014|
Warming waters will cause many fish species to move from the tropics toward the poles, a study predicts.
October 2, 2014|
The collective swimming of brine shrimp markedly impacts water currents, a study shows.
September 26, 2014|
The president exercises his authority to expand an existing marine reserve, making it the largest in the world.
September 23, 2014|
Without a solid understanding of how the soil microbiome contributes to atmospheric carbon, researchers are struggling to determine whether dirt-dwelling bacteria could impact—and be impacted by—climate change.
September 9, 2014|
A report from the National Audubon Society suggests that more than half of US bird species are under threat of displacement or extinction in the face of climate change.
August 1, 2014|
Can seed banks adequately prepare for the future if wild plant populations are already lagging behind in adapting to rapid climate change?