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Jun 4, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Submersibles will dive more than 3,000 feet down to look for pieces of Earhart's plane -- and investigate deep-sea corals while they’re there.
May 31, 2014 08:00 PM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
A month-long research mission on the ocean floor, led by Fabien Cousteau, the grandson of famed oceanographer Jacques Cousteau, is slated to begin this weekend.
Nov 19, 2013 09:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
As resorts respond to global warming, skiers can help lessen their impact.
Dec 20, 2011 03:18 PM ET // Matthew McDermott
Jones Snowboards rider Forrest Shearer has a new short video out (all the footage is from Teton Gravity Research) touting his support for and partnership with The Wilderness Society. It's all part of their My Wilderness campaign and as such Forrest talks about how the Wasatch Range is, well, his wi...
Sep 15, 2011 06:28 PM ET // Matthew McDermott
In an era of post-truth politics in the US (to use a favorite phrase of Grist's Dave Roberts) I'm not sure what well-meaning letters to Congress about taking climate action accomplish. But the latest from the good, well-meaning, folks at Protect Our Winters not only is accurate about the threats po...
Oct 13, 2011 11:25 AM ET // Stephanie Pearson
  As the debate roils on in science labs and political circles over what, exactly, the changing weather means, a group of Bhutanese and American students took to the roads of Bhutan, the world's last remaining Tibetan Buddhist Kingdom, to find out what farmers, monks, and villagers think about the ...
Aug 2, 2011 03:32 PM ET // Emily Sohn
Six British rowers are in the midst of an adventure that is only possible because the ice is vanishing in the Arctic.
Aug 31, 2012 07:25 PM ET // David DeFranza
"Environmental changes confronting the National Park System are widespread, complex, accelerating and volatile," says a new report from the National Park Service. "These include biodiversity loss, climate change, habitat fragmentation, land use change, groundwater removal, invasive species, over de...