Geologists study earthquake risk in a crowded country.
The Arctic’s frozen waters have entered a radically new state.
How a deep-drilling experiment is fighting climate change.
Scientists analyze ancient glaciers to understand climate change today.
Drought stressed the groundwater stores of the southern United States in 2011 and 2012.
In 2010, El Niño switched quickly to a strong La Niña, resulting in intense weather.
Scientists map Port-au-Prince's earthquake zone in detail.
Volcanologists use every device at their disposal to monitor Sicily's Mount Etna.
Although 2010’s ozone hole was sizeable, Earth’s ozone layer is on the mend.
Ancient mineral crystals help scientists understand Earth's earliest era.