An international team of researchers has identified the genetic mutations which allowed microalgae (phytoplankton) from the Southern Ocean to adapt to extreme and highly variable climates
Global research group will trace Totten glacier’s history back to last ice age, in hope of predicting future melting patterns
Fresh, clean water coming directly from the tap is a true luxury.
The trade in caged birds poses a risk to native species if birds manage to escape, research suggests.
A new streamlined process could quickly pare down heaps of algae species into just a few that hold the most promise for making biofuel.
Movement of migratory birds is closely linked to seasonal availability of resources.
Bucket-shaped concrete depressions in sides of Irish causeway act as home to many species
Chinese companies plan to spend $1bn building a giant solar farm on land contaminated by the nuclear disaster in Ukraine, reports Climate News Network
A new study led by Colorado State University provides important details on the extent of sea ice, which can protect ice shelves from the impacts of ocean storms, in the Antarctic Peninsula.
The same deposit that builds up in many tea kettles or water pipes in areas where calcium-rich water is the norm might be just the (cheap) ticket to rid contaminated seawater of toxic metals.
Upgrades to a wastewater treatment plant along Ontario’s Grand River, led to a 70 per cent drop of fish that have both male and female characteristics within one year and a full recovery of the fish population within three years, according to researchers.
The radiometry techniques in use for remote sensing of water temperature currently are only precise up to about a half degree.