To reassess current conservation efforts, researchers simulated the potential ranges of bird species on a landscape devoid of people
If you want to take out a carbon “loan” (that is, emit more carbon than the 1.5 °C budget allows) you’ll have to pay interest on it
Coupled with solar power, this new technology could provide lighting for skyscrapers and power for infrastructure monitoring systems, among other energy needs.
The major determinant of the environmental footprint of Internet activities: video, especially high-definition video, a new study reveals.
A team calculated that a decarbonized world could lose 9.5 million fossil fuel jobs—and gain a whopping 17.4 million renewable jobs.
A research team found that 33% of the North American mammals they studied were negatively affected by human activity; whereas 58% were positively affected.
Researchers have now found a way to turn these plastics into foam that can be used for building insulation or flotation devices
A small but growing group of researchers and physicians working to quantify the environmental impact of healthcare—and to reduce that impact without compromising patient care.