Late summer will see a return of cyanobacteria, the toxic, oxygen-depleting blue-green slime that has been plaguing Lake Erie in recent years, according to NOAA scientists. Continue reading →
Runaway icebergs are bashing into Antarctica's shores, leading to dramatic population losses of the tough species trying to exist in the region. Continue reading →
A pesky species of icky algae is infiltrating parts of eastern Canada due to global warming.
Toxic algae kill 174 manatees and counting off Florida's Gulf coast this year, a new record. ->
Tectonic rifting between continents may have provided liquid shelters for life during otherwise frozen times.
Birth control pills likely not the culprit when it comes to estrogen pollution in rivers and lakes.