Ocean iron fertilization for carbon sequestration is a controversial issue, and as scientists consider how iron can help combat climate change, NUSCI student contributor Shannon Jones provides a summary of the benefits and drawbacks.
NUSCI Contributor Erica Yee examines the evolution mass media climate reporting, from the first mention of a warming world in the 1950s to the slow acceptance of the anthropogenic causes of climate change.
MSC Director Geoff Trussell recently participated in a panel to review the Boston Research Advisory Group’s report on projected climate impacts to the City of Boston, furthering the University’s goals of advancing urban coastal sustainability.
NUSCI contributor Lucas Cohen shares the uncut transcript from his interview with MSC Assistant Professor Tarik Gouhier, in which they discuss everything from Gouhier’s research to that path that brought him to Northeastern.
Without question coral bleaching is one of the leading causes of global coral mortality. but there is another huge threat facing the world’s reefs: coral disease. MSC PhD student Rebecca Certner explains why.
A team of researchers including the MSC’s Francis Choi and Brian Helmuth recently published a study investigating thermal tolerance and climate change sensitivity in tropical marine snails.
MSC Professor Brian Helmuth weighs in on the new global climate accord, what it means, and what may be next.
MSC Professor Brian Helmuth weighs in on what is required of scientists to effectively get the word out about climate change
Research by Assistant Professor David Kimbro has found high water salinity, coupled with a conch population outbreak is the cause of a sharp decrease in oyster populations on Florida reefs.
A new study by MSC postdoc Rachel Gittman shows that living shorelines can help to ameliorate the stress imposed on coastal habitats by development and climate change.