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Gardening the Seas to Save the World’s Corals

By Nexus Media, with Diego Lirman As ocean waters warm and acidify, corals across the globe are disappearing. Desperate to prevent the demise of these vital ecosystems, researchers have developed ways to “garden” corals, buying the oceans some much-needed time. ...

Crops Rising from a Cracked Desert

By Nexus Media, with Michael Kotutwa Johnson Michael Kotutwa Johnson is an environmental policy expert in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment at the University of Arizona. He is also a Hopi dryland farmer. He sat down with ...

The Deep History of California’s Catastrophic Flooding

By Josh Chamot, Nexus Media News An interview with geologist B. Lynn Ingram Torrential rains are drenching California, flooding streets across the state. Is this normal? UC Berkeley geologist B. Lynn Ingram says that California faces megafloods about once every 200 ...

A Climate Paradox: Rising Temperatures to Bring More Droughts and Floods

An interview with climate scientist Michael Wehner By Josh Chamot of Nexus Media The Pineapple Express storms hitting the West Coast are intense, causing massive floods and landslides — and replenishing reservoirs after historic drought. But is the drought-flood pattern tied ...