Some dire news this week about plants that’re native to New England. Many — 1 in 5 – are endangered. That’s according to a report […]
Greenfield Community College environmental science professor Brian Adams decided to take his lessons outside the lecture hall — and into his first novel, a romantic-comedy about a pot-smoking love-sick …. environmental science professor.
This winter will eventually end — the calendar turns the page to Spring on March 19th — but the spring thaw may come even sooner. […]
Much of New England is digging out from a third major winter storm in two weeks, and more snow is likely on the way.
If you put a frog in a pot of room-temperature water and gradually bring the water to a boil, the frog remains in the water and dies. Humans should know better when it comes to this kind of thing says commentator Ellen Moyer.
Michael Rawlins, a geo-scientist at UMass Amherst, says heavier precipitation is one of the main climate change challenges facing the region.
Sanders is also pointing to how he differs from another potential candidate, former Secretary of State and U.S. Senator Hillary Clinton.
Monday night the Williams College Oceans Symposium showed the film-A Sea Change, Imagine a World Without Fish. Environmental writer Elizabeth Kolbert, of the New Yorker, spoke afterwards.
Massive snowstorms in Europe,floods in Australia, arctic cold in the northeastern U.S and record warmth at the poles.Some scientists are trying to draw a link between this roller-coaster weather and global warming.Dr.Michael Rawlins a climatologist who manages the climate system research center at Umass Amherst says these researchers believe changes to the arctic fence–is thought to be a contributing factor.