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Human-caused climate change severely exposes the US national parks

Patrick Gonzalez, University of California, Berkeley Human-caused climate change is disrupting ecosystems and people’s lives around the world. It is melting glaciers, increasing wildfires, and...

Key internet connections and locations at risk from rising seas

Carol Barford, University of Wisconsin-Madison Despite whimsical ads about computing “in the cloud,” the internet lives on the ground. Data centers are built on land,...

Walmart tried to make sustainability affordable. Here’s what happened

Andrew Spicer, University of South Carolina and David Graham Hyatt, University of Arkansas What a difference the birth of a granddaughter can make. For Lee...

Melting Arctic sends a message: Climate change is here in a...

Mark Serreze, University of Colorado Scientists have known for a long time that as climate change started to heat up the Earth, its effects would...

Is warming in the Arctic behind this year’s crazy winter weather?

Jennifer Francis, Rutgers University Damage from extreme weather events during 2017 racked up the biggest-ever bills for the U.S. Most of these events involved conditions...

Will global warming change Native American religious practices?

Rosalyn R. LaPier, Harvard University The Colorado River, one of the longest rivers in the United States, is gradually shrinking. This is partly a result...

Should the US stay in the Paris Agreement? A majority of...

Ed Maibach, George Mason University; Anthony Leiserowitz, Yale University, and Jennifer Marlon, Yale University In December 2015, officials from nearly every country in...

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...

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Ian Hesketh, University of Manchester and Cary Cooper, University of Manchester Most people are familiar with presenteeism, where employees spend many more hours at the...