Researchers have discovered indicators of Australian brushfire smoke in nearly every ocean basin across the globe.
Researchers at Indiana University have located an adult female Gulf Coast tick in Indiana. These ticks sometimes carry diseases like Tidewater fever and are most commonly found near the Gulf of Mexico.
Over the last 10 years, 35 researchers have compiled 20 million observational records on the Earth’s land plants in order to create the largest-ever botanical biodiversity data set.
Scientists have created a free software that allows humans to see how the world looks for various animal and insect species.
Recent research has discovered that women who use permanent hair dyes or chemical hair straighteners are at greater risk for breast cancer.
American Lung Association report finds tobacco use, radon exposure and air pollution are driving up lung cancer rates.
Indiana University is developing a lab to help first responders like firefighters and police officers prepare for floods, wildfires and other disasters.
NASA satellite images from Nov. 3 show that California’s Kincade Fire has damaged 77,768 acres of land and destroyed 374 structures.
Researchers have discovered genes that allow some insects to adjust their biological clocks to survive shorter or longer winters, improving their chances of adapting to climate change.
A recent study published in Nature Communications has determined that the homes of up to 300 million people will be threatened by rising sea levels – more than three times the previous estimate.
As global temperatures warm, Ebola outbreaks could become more common and spread to new parts of the world.