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Oct 8, 2015 12:01 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
Global warming and an El Nino event are causing coral bleaching, putting reefs at risk worldwide. Continue reading →
Oct 2, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Think California is parched now? The Golden State experienced even more pronounced mega-droughts, back in the times when mammoths roamed the land. Continue reading →
Sep 29, 2015 01:05 PM ET
You know those little beads in body washes, scrubbers and even toothpaste? Well, they're made of plastic,and if they find their way from our drains out into the ocean it could spell big trouble for all manner of sea life.
Sep 24, 2015 01:27 PM ET // staff
Nearly half of the edible seafood supply in the United States is wasted each year. Continue reading →
Sep 17, 2015 01:46 PM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
As small as a grain of sand, the tiny plastic beads are commonly used in personal care products -- and they're getting everywhere.
Sep 17, 2015 01:32 PM ET // Discovery News
Small tsunami waves reach Hawaii and California following a major quake in Chile.
Sep 16, 2015 11:41 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Satellite photos show Chinese island-builders are at it again. Continue reading →
Sep 2, 2015 04:34 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
This year's El Niño is historically powerful, after unprecedented changes related to global warming, according to the World Meteorological Organization. Continue reading →
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