Science is key to understanding the world around us. In this section, we’ll consider what scientists are currently projecting regarding the climate and the natural world.

We’ll also look at how scientific research impact industries like engineering and manufacturing and medicine and how that will impact the future of our world.

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The Top Categories of CO₂ Pollution and Total Greenhouse Gas Emissions (2024)

Jun 13, 2024 - Rachel Lark

Methane, nitrous oxide, and CO₂ pollution are the greenhouse gases that are getting out of…

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Bracing for Extreme Weather Events: How Climate Change Affects Future Hurricane Seasons

May 17, 2024 - Steve Russell

With an official start date of June 1, experts predict another intense hurricane season in…

What Is AI’s Environmental Impact? Solutions for the Future With AI

May 10, 2024 - Steve Russell

If it seems like artificial intelligence (AI) is everywhere these days, that’s because it is.…

Harnessing Environmental Intelligence for Greener Business Strategies

Apr 23, 2024 - Jane Marsh

Environmental intelligence (EI) collects and analyzes ecological data to guide decision-making processes. It’s becoming increasingly…

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Planetary Health: Taking the Earth’s Temperature for a Healthier Tomorrow

Apr 22, 2024 - Rachel Lark

Achieving harmony with the planet is among humanity’s more challenging endeavors — people rely on…

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10 Best Environmental Science Degrees

Apr 15, 2024 - Steve Russell

With the living world on fire, are you ready to create change for the better?…

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Health Effects of PFAS: A Deep Dive Into Forever Chemicals

Mar 20, 2024 - Steve Russell

Per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) have become a growing concern in recent years due to…

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Lessons Learned: Surviving the Brutal 2023 Heat Wave

Mar 19, 2024 - Steve Russell

If you’ve thought summers were getting warmer annually, you’re not imagining things. The 2023 heat…

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What Does Zoology Mean?

Mar 17, 2024 - Jane Marsh

Whether you’re in school or a student of life, you may have wondered — what…

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A World on Fire: Rising Heat Wave Temperatures Become the New Normal

Mar 11, 2024 - Jane Marsh

If the days feel hotter than usual, you’re not imagining things. Global warming is on…

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What is Anthropogenic Climate Change?

Feb 27, 2024 - Jane Marsh

How does anthropogenic climate change differ from natural causes of climate change? These examples explain.

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The 3 Famous Constellations

Feb 13, 2024 - Jane Marsh

Constellations are patterns of stars that form imaginary shapes or figures in the night sky.…