Does Climate Change increase the odds of extreme weather events? [In this file photo, Texas State Park police officer Thomas Bigham walks across the cracked lake bed of O. Fisher Lake in San Angelo, Texas
EPFL scientists have elucidated for the first time how a notoriously elusive serotonin receptor functions with atom-level detail. The receptor transmits electrical signals in neurons and is involved in various disorders, .
Over 800 trillion microbeads enter US wastewater daily
International report confirms: 2014 was Earth's warmest year on record: Climate markers continue to show global warming trend
Which fossil fuel reserves must stay in the ground to avoid dangerous climate change?
A third of oil reserves, half of gas reserves and over of current coal reserves globally should remain in the ground and not be used before 2050 if global warming is to stay below the target agreed by policy makers, according to new research.
What REALLY wiped out dinosaurs: Study claims 'double-whammy' disaster
Scientists have found surprising evidence of rapid climate change in the Arctic: In the middle of the Arctic Ocean near the North Pole, they discovered that the levels of radium-228 have almost doubled over the last decade.