In its yearly climate report, the EU’s Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) revealed that last year was the hottest in recorded history across Europe.
A male, gray orca has been spotted in Puget Sound, an inlet of the Pacific Ocean in Washington state.
A new study published last Friday in the journal Geophysical Research Letters found that it’s likely that the Arctic Ocean will be ice-free during summers before 2050.
Despite having previously failed in the Court of Appeal, Greenpeace Norway and Nature and Youth remain hopeful about a “historic victory” in a trial that according to former Energy Minister Sylvi Listhaug might “erode democracy”.
The model argued that if a person is reluctant to eat a dog, they should also extend the same treatment toward cows and pigs.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Royal Dutch Shell has joined the list of energy giants who announced a net-zero emissions ambition by 2050.
Strong winds and severe weather conditions swept through the US’ Northeast Monday, one day after multiple tornadoes and storms ripped through the Southern US and killed at least 32 individuals.
Siphonophores are marine organisms that are actually gelatinous strings that can grow to 100 feet long. According to the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, siphonophores feed on tiny fish and copepods, and even other siphonophores.
Over the past few weeks, there has been a substantial reduction in air pollution over metropolitan parts of the Northeast United States, as communities across the country are under strict lockdown measures amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bird watchers have revealed that thousands of swallows and swifts currently migrating from Africa to Europe are dying due to strong winds in Greece, which they pass through when migrating north during the spring months.
Residents in Punjab, India, are claiming they can see parts of the Himalayas, the mountain range in Asia separating the plains of the Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan Plateau, more clearly due to improved air quality amid the COVID-19 lockdown.
A shark fatally mauled a 23-year-old wildlife worker in the Great Barrier Reef in Australia this week.
Google parent company Alphabet Inc.’s research organization Verily has made great strides in an experimental program dedicated to wiping out disease-causing mosquitoes, according to a recently published paper.
The moon will be 221,855 miles (357,042 kilometres) away on the night of 7-8 April, appearing in the sky larger and more brilliant than usual.
The Moon will be only 221,855 miles (357,042 kilometres) away on the night of 7-8 April, appearing in the sky larger and more brilliant than usual.
The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has warned that east African countries facing desert locust swarms may have their food security further threatened, as international shipments of pesticides have been delayed due to the COVID-19 novel coronavirus.
New seismological data shows that isolation policies geared toward combating the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus are responsible for the recent reduction in seismic noise - allowing researchers to better detect earthquakes and other related events.
As sea surface temperatures continue to rise in the Gulf of Mexico, experts warn that the recent uptick may result in an increase of severe weather and storms over the next few months as tornado and hurricane seasons approach.
Citing the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has indefinitely suspended its own environmental regulations and will allow businesses to self-police amid the pandemic.
As the Antarctic ozone layer hole continues to recover, it is causing changes in atmospheric circulation, or the large-scale movement of air over Earth’s surface, a new study published in the journal Nature finds.