The Permian Basin is the largest oil field on the planet. Tens of thousands of wells dot the 86,000 square landscape that spans West Texas and Southeastern New Mexico. Credit: Environmental Defense Fund, Nick Simonite Findings published today in the journal Science Advances show that oil and gas operations in America’s sprawling […]

Fish are weighed and fin clips are removed for genetic analyses. Credit: University of South Florida Since the 2010 BP oil spill, marine scientists at the University of South Florida (USF) have sampled more than 2,500 individual fish representing 91 species from 359 locations across the Gulf of Mexico and […]