Category: Original

The Writer and the Scientist: Finding Inspiration

Earthzine’s Senior Science Writer Elise Mulder Osenga finds hope through her work in interviews with scientists.

Just Waiting to be Discovered – Finding Hope in Earthbound Mysteries

We’ve investigated less than 5 percent of the world’s oceans. This op-ed looks at media framing and engaging the public in ocean exploration.

Use of Geospatial Technology in Assessing Geology

Given the advancement in technology in recent years, it is imperative that geological surveys harness this growth to develop applications to aid geological understanding.

On Capt. Javier Valladares, his Vast Experience as a Sailor and his Understanding of the Sea

Javier Valladares, retired officer of the Argentine Navy and former president of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC), recalls expeditions to the Amazon and Antarctica.

Sea Turtles Look Ahead to 2017

Sea turtles are swimming pretty in Belize, demonstrating the importance of marine protected areas.

PREPping Access to Climate Data

Through the Partnership for Resilience and Preparedness (PREP), a collaboration between public, private, and government sectors, open-source data may change the way the world approaches climate change.

A Star Goes Out: The Legacy of Molly Macauley

The tragic and untimely death of Molly Macauley cut short the brilliant career of one of environmental and space economics’ shining stars, but the impact of her life and work continues to shape science and policy.

A Paradigm Shift for NASA via Small Satellite Missions

NASA sees a paradigm shift in Earth observing missions, which will increasingly rely on small satellite technologies but provide big results.

New Research Suggests Antarctic Ozone May Now Be Shrinking

For years, researchers thought the Antarctic Ozone Hole was increasing despite preventive efforts. A new study says the ozone hole is shrinking.

Decoding the Lives of Marine Wildlife: Using the Argos Satellite System to Understand the Ocean

The Argos satellite system provides a worldwide network of ocean-based data allowing scientists to decipher more and more about the cryptic nature of the ocean and the wildlife found within it. Part Three of Three. Click here for Part One and Part Two of this series. Far above the Earth’s surface, a satellite equipped with […]