News tagged with environmental scientist

More food, low pollution effort gains traction

Nitrogen fertilizers make it possible to feed more people in the world than ever before. However, too much of it can also harm the environment. Professor Eric Davidson, director of the University of Maryland ...

dateApr 09, 2015 in Environment
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Telecoupling paper honored as 2013's best

A new way scientists โ€“ all kinds of natural and social scientists โ€“ are using to scrutinize some of the world's biggest challenges in sustainability is getting its turn in the spotlight.

dateMar 25, 2014 in Environment
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Can bacteria combat oil spill disasters?

Teams of international scientists have decrypted the effectiveness of two types of bacteria, which could be used in the future to help combat oil spill disasters. According to a report written by scientists from the Helmholtz ...

dateSep 26, 2013 in Cell & Microbiology
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Solving the seagrass crisis

The world's seagrass meadows are in diabolical trouble โ€“ but Australian scientists say we can still save them if we act early, even as sea levels rise.

dateSep 24, 2013 in Environment
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