Tens of thousands of rescue workers are still digging through the debris for bodies after Japan’s worst weather-related disaster in over three decades, which saw record downpours spark flash flooding and landslides across the region A blistering heatwave smothered swathes of flood-hit western Japan Monday, hampering clean-up efforts as survivors […]

Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy funds work on cutting-edge pervoskite solar cells, like the version here produced by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. DENNIS SCHROEDER / NREL Since it was first funded in 2009, the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) in Washington, D.C., a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) program aimed at using […]

University of Guelph researcher conducting field work on the Canadian Rockies. Credit: University of Guelph New research from the University of Guelph is dispelling a commonly held assumption about climate change and its impact on forests in Canada and abroad. It’s long been thought that climate change is enabling treelines to march […]