Fireflies are enchanting little creatures, but their light serves a serious purpose.
Current models of global climate change predict warmer temperatures will increase the rate that bacteria and other microbes decompose soil organic matter, a scenario that pumps even more heat-trapping carbon into the atmosphere.
The roads at Barbour Pointe—a marsh-side Savannah development of 36 homesites—are literally paved with good intentions, brick pavers laid down in a pattern that allows water to seep through and move into the soil in a benign and natural way.…
Stressed corals lose the symbiotic algae that help them survive in a process known as bleaching, but UGA researchers have discovered that one subtype of the symbiotic algae that live mostly in shallow-water corals of the Caribbean provide resistance to…
It comes blasting out of the blue on your airplane flight: sudden bumpiness and sometimes even a violent plummeting.
Wastewater generated by carpet production could potentially be used to grow yet another crop for biofuel – algae.
For millennia, people have grown soybeans and turned them into useful products like oil and livestock feed.