2012 News Archive

December 10, 2012

As Amazon Urbanizes, Rural Fires Burn Unchecked

November 29, 2012

The UN Solutions Network Begins to Chart New Pathways for Sustainable Development

October 08, 2012

2010 Korea Bomb 'Tests' Probably False Alarms, Says Study

October 02, 2012

Volcano Expert Wins MacArthur 'Genius Grant'

September 27, 2012

High-Arctic Heat Tops 1,800-Year High, Says Study

September 27, 2012

Nigeria Working With Earth Institute to Expand Anti-Poverty Program

September 24, 2012

Launch of United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network

September 18, 2012

Ikea Foundation Funds Effort To Boost Primary Education In India

September 13, 2012

Researchers Develop Rapid Method to Measure Carbon Footprints

August 28, 2012

Joanna Rubinstein Named Assistant Director for International Programs

August 20, 2012

Forest Razing by Ancient Maya Worsened Droughts, Says Study

July 28, 2012

Tropical Plankton Invade Arctic Waters

July 27, 2012

Tuberculosis, Diabetes Link Strong Enough To Consider Treating Diseases In Tandem

July 24, 2012

Pulling CO2 From Air Vital To Curb Global Warming, Say Researchers

June 12, 2012

Daniel Hillel, Pioneer in High-Efficiency Irrigation, to Receive World Food Prize

May 18, 2012

New Grants to Extend Reach of Africa's Green Revolution

May 02, 2012

Experiments May Understate Plant Responses to Climate

April 24, 2012

Do Urban 'Heat Islands' Hint at Trees of the Future?

April 04, 2012

Top Planetary Scientist to Lead Columbia's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

April 02, 2012

First World Happiness Report Launched at the United Nations

March 29, 2012

Asthma Hot Spots Linked to Trucks, Low-Grade Heating Oil

March 14, 2012

New Study Lowers Estimate of Ancient Sea-Level Rise

March 01, 2012

Ocean Acidification Rate May Be Unprecedented, Study Says

January 23, 2012

Putting the ‘Death’ Back Into Death Valley?

January 19, 2012

Scientists Make Progress in Assessing Tornado Seasons

January 12, 2012

Cuts in Non-CO2 Pollutants May Slow Climate Change

January 06, 2012

Ohio Quakes Probably Triggered by Waste Disposal Well, Say Seismologists