The Arctic’s thinning sea ice allows more light to penetrate deeper into the ocean, holding zooplankton far beneath the surface.
Researchers explored a method for locating true north using the polarization patterns of daylight.
Advances in data analysis help researchers spot shifting ocean colors, which could be associated with climate change.
A series of serendipitous encounters shaped Kyba’s path from particle physicist to dark sky defender.
A growing population requires more food and energy, which compete for limited space…unless they don’t.
A NASA-funded crowdsourced science project has converted the unheard sounds resonating inside Earth’s magnetic shield into audible tracks, revealing an orchestra of whistles, wooshes, and chirps.
Scientists have developed a consensus guide of standard protocols for how best to measure oceanic primary productivity, a key component in Earth’s carbon cycle.
Researchers used ice core data to reconstruct seasonal temperatures throughout the Holocene. The results link especially hot summers with patterns in Earth’s orbit.
For the first time, scientists have redirected lightning using a laser beam. And that’s just the start of what’s possible.