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New maps provide insights into Zealandia, Earth’s lost eighth continent

Zealandia might be considered the lost eighth continent based on the recent mapping of its ocean floor and tectonic profile.

The Antarctic’s deglacial evolution offers new climate change insights

Keele University and University of Exeter researchers have published a new study that could lead to improved climate change projection models and alternative means to control atmospheric carbon dioxide levels.

Plastic-filled rain is intoxicating protected areas, oceans, and more

Bad news. A new study conducted by researchers led by Janice Brahney, an environmental scientist at Utah State University, shows that rain...

Record high atmospheric CO2 in spite of COVID-19 related shutdowns

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, most countries have issued some level of shelter in place and temporary shutdowns. With only essential...

Florida Aquarium has a solution to save our coral reef from extinction

The American Great Barrier reef is the only coral system in the continental United States.

Scientists discover an ancient underwater forest that may help produce new medicines

Scientists discovered a 60,000-year-old rainforest right under the Gulf of Mexico and 60 feet off the coast of Alabama. The ancient forest...

Antarctica used to be a rainforest, new research has revealed

Researchers from the Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar & Marine Research, geoscientists from Germany, and researchers from the Imperial College...

Bioengineering to help future Mars Colonies and Earth’s Global Warming

Today many aerospace industries and nations are competing in the race for Mars. Some with a plan for crew flybys, others with...

Melting Antarctica glacier could raise sea levels by 5 feet

According to researchers from the University of California, Irvine and NASA' Jet Propulsion Laboratory, the Denman Glacier in East Antarctica is showing...

New fossil discovery might reveal the ancestors of present-day birds

Birds have come down from dinosaurs is what we know till today through the fossils which we have studied and found. But...

Scientists have found a fossil of the smallest dinosaur that ever existed

Scientists reportedly have found a fossil of the smallest dinosaur that could have ever existed. The fossil was found in a 99-million-year-old...

New species of chlamydia causing bacteria found under the ocean

Several newly found species of chlamydia bacteria lurks deep within the Arctic Ocean. New research suggests that the group, relatives of that...

Tropical forests failed to draw down greenhouse emissions

An analysis of the Amazon and Africa's hundreds of thousands of trees found that greenhouse gases aren't getting drawn down as they...

Earth may have been a “waterworld” 3 billion years ago, study says

A new study suggests that Earth may have been a "waterworld" with no landmasses around 3 billion years ago. The age of...