Campuses, Labs Close in Advance of Hurricane Laura
Campuses, Labs Close in Advance of Hurricane Laura
The category 4 storm made landfall on the Gulf Coast early this morning. Evacuation orders have students heading for safety.
Campuses, Labs Close in Advance of Hurricane Laura
Campuses, Labs Close in Advance of Hurricane Laura

The category 4 storm made landfall on the Gulf Coast early this morning. Evacuation orders have students heading for safety.

The category 4 storm made landfall on the Gulf Coast early this morning. Evacuation orders have students heading for safety.

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Ten Minute Sabbatical
Ten Minute Sabbatical
The Scientist Staff | Nov 1, 2019
Take a break from the bench to puzzle and peruse.
College Campuses Close as Hurricane Dorian Threatens
College Campuses Close as Hurricane Dorian Threatens
Jef Akst | Sep 3, 2019
The storm has already pummeled the Bahamas. Now the US coast prepares.
Labs Prepare to Protect—and Collect—Data During Hurricane Dorian
Labs Prepare to Protect—and Collect—Data During Hurricane Dorian
Emma Yasinski | Sep 1, 2019
In the southeastern US, the coming storm disrupts research for many scientists.
Science in Puerto Rico Still Recovering After Hurricane Maria
Science in Puerto Rico Still Recovering After Hurricane Maria
Katarina Zimmer | Feb 15, 2019
Scientists at the University of Puerto Rico suffered major setbacks due to damages and delays in repairs, and government austerity measures are adding insult to injury.
Infographic: How Forests Survive the Storm
Infographic: How Forests Survive the Storm
Amber Dance | Jan 31, 2019
Trees are resilient, but researchers wonder if climate change will outpace their adaptations.
How Trees Fare in Big Hurricanes
How Trees Fare in Big Hurricanes
Amber Dance | Jan 31, 2019
Forests are resilient, but researchers wonder if climate change will outpace their adaptations.
2018 in Quotes
2018 in Quotes
Catherine Offord | Dec 24, 2018
From the effects of political upheaval on research to claims of gene-edited babies, the year has been a tumultuous one for the scientific community.
Spotted Seatrout Continued to Spawn During and After Hurricane Harvey
Spotted Seatrout Continued to Spawn During and After Hurricane Harvey
Jef Akst | Nov 16, 2018
Researchers recovered audio recordings of the fish’s mating calls in the eye of the storm.
Human Activities Are Making Hurricanes Worse: Study
Human Activities Are Making Hurricanes Worse: Study
Ashley Yeager | Nov 14, 2018
Anthropogenic climate change and urbanization appear to boost rainfall and exacerbate flooding risks, according to two Nature papers.