There are more than 3,000 species of termites in the world, all living in social colonies with distinct hierarchies.
The majority of the world’s cities lie on a shoreline, and by 2020, two-thirds of all Americans are expected to reside in coastal cities.
Oyster reefs and sandy beaches have historically bordered many picturesque coastlines
In the Pacific Northwest, beach grass communities often create sand dunes that mitigate coastal erosion and flooding risks stemming from rising sea levels caused by climate change.
A new study featured in Science suggests that coral may be able to recover from disaster.