Thursday February 15, 2018 4:55AM ET
Temporary lakes and ponds emit CO2 all year even when they are dry and dry areas actually emit a larger amount of carbon into the atmosphere.
Wednesday February 14, 2018 8:01AM ET
A few thousand rubber ducks, a group of experienced wildlife spotters and a drone have proven the usefulness and accuracy of drones for wildlife monitoring.
Wednesday February 14, 2018 6:19AM ET
Global sea level rise is not cruising along at a steady 3 mm per year, it's accelerating a little every year, like a driver merging onto a highway, according to a powerful new assessment led by CIRES Fellow Steve Nerem.
Tuesday February 13, 2018 8:57AM ET
U.S. researchers said that they have developed a simple way to make wood as strong as steel or even titanium alloys, opening up possible applications in areas such as buildings, cars and airplanes.
Tuesday February 13, 2018 8:19AM ET
Harvard scientists have developed a new structure inspired by shark skin that could improve the aerodynamic performance of planes, wind turbines, drones and cars.
Tuesday February 13, 2018 6:32AM ET
Two small asteroids are safely passing by Earth within one lunar distance this week, said a press release from the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
Monday February 12, 2018 7:20AM ET
With two billion people worldwide lacking access to clean and safe drinking water, joint research by Monash University, CSIRO and the University of Texas at Austin published in Sciences Advances may offer a breakthrough new solution.
Monday February 12, 2018 4:34AM ET
South Korea hosted the world's first robot ski tournament on the sidelines of this year's Winter Olympics in PyeongChang.
Saturday February 10, 2018 7:14AM ET
The Kobe Ocean-Bottom Exploration Center (KOBEC) announced that one of the world's largest lava domes was discovered at Kikai Caldera, an undersea volcano about 50 kilometers south of the Satsuma Peninsula in Kagoshima Prefecture.
Friday February 9, 2018 8:33AM ET
Cutting-edge DNA analysis of Cheddar Man, the oldest near-complete human skeleton ever discovered in Britain, has enabled scientists to paint a picture of an early Briton as someone who had dark skin and blue eyes, according to researchers at London’s Natural History Museum.
Friday February 9, 2018 5:53AM ET
Dams drive local extinction risk of native fish in the southern United States, an FIU study found.
Thursday February 8, 2018 5:39PM ET
The world's first space sports car is cruising toward the asteroid belt, well beyond Mars.