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NOAA's global update is out today.
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If only they had developed monkey boats. Tiny little monkey boats! Oh man I wish they had monkey boats.
A Japanese woman has been recognized as the oldest woman on the planet, at age 114. Very impressive! But these six animals would scoff at a mere 114-year-old.
How fish adapt to a warming world is top of mind for governments eager to profit off of a robust fishing industry. Will climate change rule in their favor?
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We spent twenty-four hours on a Greenpeace boat in the Gulf of Mexico looking for oil and dispersant among marine life. On the six-month anniversary of the leak, we report back
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Arctic climatologist Konrad Steffen has spent 18 consecutive springs on the Greenland ice cap, personally building and installing the weather stations that help the world's scientists understand what's happening up there. And what's happening may be much worse than anyone thought possible
The nation's satellites document environmental threats around the globe. So why is the future of earth observation in peril?
In this intimate interview, hear insights about Sir Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance voyage as only a devoted granddaughter can have them.
Pretend you're Charles Darwin and check out the blue-footed boobies, giant tortoises, sea lions and more.
Save coastal marshes and clean up polluted waterways with plant-covered rafts