A new index shows that the world’s rainforests are responding differently to threats like a warming climate and deforestation.
Jul 26, 2021
In the mid-2030s, every U.S. coast will experience rapidly increasing high-tide floods, when a lunar cycle will amplify rising sea levels caused by climate change.
Jul 7, 2021
When lockdowns during the coronavirus pandemic cut local nitrogen oxide emissions, the effect on ozone pollution was global and unexpectedly rapid.
Jun 9, 2021
Such detailed maps could help policymakers choose the most effective ways of cutting carbon emissions.
Jun 7, 2021
The tool will help people, including resource managers and other officials, to address increasing concentrations of methane and carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.
Apr 15, 2021
Teams are headed out by land, water, and air to collect data that will be used to forecast land gain and loss in the Mississippi River Delta as a result of sea level rise.
Apr 5, 2021
Scientists have created a new method for measuring carbon fluctuations in forests; it is expected to improve the accuracy of global carbon estimates.
Feb 3, 2021
Scientists with NASA’s Oceans Melting Greenland mission are probing deep below the island’s warming coastal waters to help us better predict the rising seas of the future.
Jan 25, 2021
Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich, the world's latest sea level satellite, is in orbit and ready to begin taking critical ocean measurements for the next five-and-a-half years.
Nov 21, 2020
The newest satellite to monitor global sea level is ready for its journey into space. Here's what to expect.
Nov 19, 2020