By Molly Michelson It seems Jeremy Piven isn’t alone in suffering from high levels of mercury. Researchers publishing in PLoS One this week have determined that certain populations of arctic foxes are suffering, too. Arctic foxes on a Russian island called Mednyi in the northern Pacific have seen their population crash tremendously since the 1970s. [...]
Posts Tagged ‘pollution’
A few recent headlines to help you ponder and protect our planet.
Environmentalist Andrew Blackwell had a quest to travel around the globe and enjoy the world’s most polluted places.
Recent studies reveal threats to sea turtles and a manicure-inspired way to help them!
Marine animals, especially whales, are susceptible to noise in the ocean. Find out what one local group is doing to quiet it down.
Academy researchers and biologists discuss the possible future of the world’s oceans.