The resilience of plant biomes is declining — indicating that today's landscapes are "primed to herald a major extinction event" not seen since the retreat of glaciers and arrival of humans 13,000 years ago, scientists reported in a new study.
Space agencies in the United States, Japan, and the European Union have collaborated to create a new tool that visualizes environmental changes during the COVID-19 pandemic.
From Guatemala to Oklahoma, communities are tackling multiple challenges by saving seeds of traditional agricultural crops.
Resumption of normal life in the United States under a herd immunity approach would result in an enormous death toll by all estimates.
Researchers find people's exposure to PFAS and certain flame retardants could be significantly reduced by opting for healthier building materials and furniture.
Fish exposed to harmful contaminants can pass on health issues such as reproductive problems to future generations that had no direct exposure.
An expanding wood pellet market in the Southeast has fallen short of climate and job goals—instead bringing air pollution, noise and reduced biodiversity in majority Black communities.