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Nov 12, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Analysis of water samples from Earth’s deep mantle suggest that the planet’s water has been present since Earth’s formation, a finding that has implications for other rocky bodies in the solar system and planets beyond as well.
Nov 10, 2015 12:16 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
As human activity pollutes the oceans, invasive species are on the rise. Continue reading →
Nov 2, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Even if you're far inland, the trash you discard can end up as plastic pollution at sea.
Oct 21, 2015 10:23 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
A compound commonly found in the 14,000 tons of sunscreen that enter reefs annually is detrimental to coral health, research shows. Continue reading →
Oct 15, 2015 01:15 PM ET // Brian Kahn, Climate Central
El Niño continues to strengthen and draw comparison to the record 1997-98 El Niño. New maps from NASA show just how similar the two are.
Oct 12, 2015 05:02 PM ET // AFP
Rising carbon dioxide emissions could cause a collapse in the marine food chain from the top down. Continue reading →
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 →
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