Feature Channels:

Environmental Science

Add to Favorites Subscribe Share
fbshare-Environmental Science

Showing results

110 of 8890
Embargo will expire:
22-Oct-2019 8:00 AM EDT
Released to reporters:
18-Oct-2019 1:50 PM EDT

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 22-Oct-2019 8:00 AM EDT

The Newswise PressPass gives verified journalists access to embargoed stories. Please log in to complete a presspass application.
If you have not yet registered, please do so. When you fill out the registration form, please identify yourself as a reporter in order to advance to the presspass application form.

Newswise: Using 'green' approach to manage stormwater runoff

Article ID: 721008

Using 'green' approach to manage stormwater runoff

South Dakota State University

Soil and plants, strategically placed, can help reduce stormwater runoff—and, in the long run, help relieve pressure on the city drainage system. However, engaging city officials and community members is integral to implementing these techniques.

Released:
18-Oct-2019 12:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 721003

Croissant making inspires renewable energy solution

Queen Mary University of London

The art of croissant making has inspired researchers from Queen Mary University of London to find a solution to a sustainable energy problem.

Released:
18-Oct-2019 11:05 AM EDT
Newswise: Growers Should Manage Tomato Bacterial Spot While Seedlings are in Transplant Facilities

Article ID: 720986

Growers Should Manage Tomato Bacterial Spot While Seedlings are in Transplant Facilities

University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

New findings from University of Florida scientists could help tomato growers nationwide in their battle against a damaging disease.

Released:
18-Oct-2019 8:45 AM EDT

Research Results

Channels:

Agriculture, All Journal News, Environmental Science, Plants,

Languages:

English

TheOhioStateUniversity-4C-Stacked-CMYK.jpg

Article ID: 720987

"We proved that women could certainly stand the rigors of Antarctica"

Ohio State University

As the world watches the first all-female spacewalk, looking back at another glass-ceiling-busting milestone: The first all-female research expedition to Antarctica.

Released:
18-Oct-2019 8:05 AM EDT

Feature Expert

Channels:

Geology, Environmental Science, Gender Issues,

Languages:

English

Newswise: Newly Discovered Virus Infects Bald Eagles Across America
  • Embargo expired:
    18-Oct-2019 5:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 720905

Newly Discovered Virus Infects Bald Eagles Across America

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Researchers have discovered a previously unknown virus infecting nearly a third of America’s bald eagle population. Scientists at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, USGS and the Wisconsin DNR found the virus while searching for the cause of Wisconsin River Eagle Syndrome, an enigmatic disease endemic to bald eagles near the Lower Wisconsin River. The newly identified bald eagle hepacivirus, or BeHV, may contribute to the fatal disease, which causes eagles to stumble and have seizures.

Released:
16-Oct-2019 4:55 PM EDT

Article ID: 720983

Assessing the benefits and risks of land-based greenhouse gas removal

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis

A new study shows that afforestation and other forms of climate-friendly land use not only helps to remove CO2 from the atmosphere to reduce global warming, but they can also contribute to achieving the SDGs.

Released:
18-Oct-2019 3:50 AM EDT
Newswise: Planting a Trillion Trees Will Not Halt Climate Change

Article ID: 720976

Planting a Trillion Trees Will Not Halt Climate Change

Texas A&M AgriLife

A group of 46 scientists from around the world, led by Joseph Veldman, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Ecosystem Science and Management in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Texas A&M University, are urging caution regarding plans to address climate change through massive tree planting.

Released:
17-Oct-2019 4:55 PM EDT
Newswise: Paleontologists discover complete Saurornitholestes langstoni specimen

Article ID: 720963

Paleontologists discover complete Saurornitholestes langstoni specimen

University of Alberta

Discovery provides valuable insight into evolution of theropod dinosaurs around the world

Released:
17-Oct-2019 2:20 PM EDT

Article ID: 720961

How Aerosols Affect Our Climate

Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

Using a massive NASA dataset, Yale researchers have created a framework that helps explain just how sensitive local temperatures are to aerosols

Released:
17-Oct-2019 2:15 PM EDT

Showing results

110 of 8890

Chat now!