More than 6,280 tons of DDT were sprayed on the forests of New Brunswick, Canada to fight insect outbreaks in the 1950s and 1960s.
Kyle Davis is an environmental data scientist whose research seeks to increase food supplies in developing countries.
A new study of climate changes and their effects on past societies offers a sobering glimpse of social upheavals that might happen in the future.
Climate change had a significant impact on people living in the Amazon rainforest before the arrival of Europeans and the loss of many indigenous groups, a new study shows.
A child’s risk of developing asthma is the smaller the more the microbiota of the child’s home resembles that of a farm house.
In an aspen-dominated hardwood forest at the northern tip of the state’s Lower Peninsula, University of Michigan scientists are testing ways to make the region’s forests more resilient to climate change.
It’s a feat three decades in the making: Harvard University chemists have achieved what a new paper calls a “landmark in drug discovery” with the total synthesis of halichondrin.
The UK government must act quickly to ensure the country can take advantage of the transition to electric cars and become a centre for the production of vehicles and batteries, according to a new report.
A hair-sized probe that can measure key indicators of tissue damage deep in the lung has been developed by scientists.
Oxygen concentrations in both the open ocean and coastal waters have declined by 2-5% since at least the middle of the 20th century.
Page 1 of 3153
ENN Daily Newsletter
ENN Weekly Newsletter