Mexico City is one of the most disaster-prone urban areas in the world. Following an earthquake, marginalized communities living on the city’s periphery are exposed to more dangers than just collapsing buildings.
A new study finds that Mars’s mantle is neon-rich, putting constraints on the planet’s formation history.
The Science Panel for the Amazon prepares to launch its first report, the most comprehensive document on the rain forest so far.
Shrubs and trees across the United States routinely sip water stored in bedrock, a discovery that has implications for the terrestrial water cycle.
Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy is a versatile geochemical tool being used in a wide range of applications, from Mars rovers to earthly rock identification.
Abandoned hardrock mines and climate change cause metals and other elements to leach into streams. They also put rare earth elements into the water, a new study finds.
Climate change increases massive storm surges, which may be more than Venice’s flood-control system can handle.
Un nuevo estudio muestra que, en los lugares correctos, las bombas de calor pueden ayudar a los propietarios a reducir las emisiones de gases de efecto invernadero, ahorrar en costos de calefacción y aire acondicionado, y promover la salud pública.
New machine learning techniques have estimated ocean temperatures below 2,000 meters, leading to a new model of warming trends.
A handful of new studies analyze the depletion and contamination of groundwater, as well as the effects of climate change—and how communities are responding.