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To curb climate change, we need to protect and expand US...

William Moomaw, Tufts University Forests have been removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and storing carbon for more than 300 million years. When...

The extraordinary return of sea otters to Glacier Bay

Perry Williams, Colorado State University and Mevin Hooten, Colorado State University Human beings have a long history of persecuting apex predators such as...

Are fossil fuel companies telling investors enough about the risks of...

Paul Griffin, University of California, Davis and Amy Myers Jaffe, University of California, Davis Prior to President Donald Trump taking office, there was a push...

Scientist at work: Tracking muskoxen in a warming Arctic

Joel Berger, Colorado State University Our Earth has unimaginable diversity, from seascapes 8,000 meters below the ocean’s surface to landscapes 8,000 meters above it. Its...

How can we predict the hottest year on record when weather...

Michael A. Rawlins, University of Massachusetts Amherst NASA and NOAA jointly reported that 2016 was the warmest year on record. That’s no surprise, as the...

The global impact of air conditioning: big and getting bigger

Lucas Davis, University of California, Berkeley With a heat wave pushing the heat index well above 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 Celsius) through much of the...

The Paris Agreement:…

The Paris Agreement: the first local global environmental pact David Cash, University of Massachusetts Boston Nearly 200 national governments have committed to make cuts in greenhouse...

Paris has already given us a modest climate deal – now...

Peter Christoff, University of Melbourne Today, in a renovated aircraft hanger in northern Paris, climate negotiators representing some 195 countries start to hammer out a...

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The other opioid crisis — people in poor countries can’t get...

Luke Messac, University of Pennsylvania There are two opioid crises in the world today. One is the epidemic of abuse and misuse, present in many...