Peter Diehl

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‘People should be terrified fracking is spreading’ – Australian MP who set river on fire to RT

Fracking should be banned as a “global threat” as it causes methane leaks contaminating water in the communities near gas wells, says an Australian …

Forests synchronize their growth in response to climate change

A growing synchrony has been revealed in ring-width patterns of trees in response to global warming. This study shows the existence of an increase of …

Great Barrier Reef Coral Bleaching is 'Worst in its History'

Australia's Great Barrier Reef corals are in trouble.<p>The northern part of the world's largest coral reef ecosystem is experiencing "the worst mass …

'Climate-smart soils' may help balance the carbon budget

While farm soil grows the world's food and fiber, scientists are examining ways to use it to sequester carbon and mitigate greenhouse gas emissions. …

El Niño 'is here, and it is huge,' as officials race to prep for winter

El Niño continues to gain strength in the Pacific Ocean, climate experts said, with unusually wet conditions expected to hit California between January and March -- and perhaps into May.<p>The latest forecast increased the urgency for both government agencies and property owners to prepare for …

Weather

Endangered Hawaiian Bees and Other Species Proposed for Protection

Last week, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) proposed to protect seven rare bee species and 42 other disappearing plant and animal species …

Endangered Species

Biodiversity stabilizes ecosystems during climate extremes: International grasslands study finds benefits of multiple species under wet, dry conditions

International grasslands study finds benefits of multiple species under wet, dry conditions<p>Can biodiversity help protect ecosystems from extreme …

Global Warming - Polar Bears

Five eco-friendly mobile apps for studying environmental science

Environmental science covers many exciting and equally important academic fields. It has the potential to replace earth science at the high school …

Agriculture

EPA is committed to a strong partnership with the agriculture community to assist in fulfilling our mission of protecting human health and the …

Water Pollution

Policy Solution<p>American beaches violate public health standards thousands of times a year. We push solutions that keep them cleaner.<p>Policy Solution<p>To …