Photo:  Chris Stankis Sep 30, 2014
Pollution Linked to Lethal Sea Turtle Tumors

By Kati Moore, MEM ‘16
Nicholas School Communications Student Assistant

Note to editors: Kyle Van Houtan is available for...

Sep 26, 2014
New Undergrad Program Aims to Spur Collaboration with HBCUs on Environmental Justice

DURHAM, N.C. – Michael Sorrell, president of Paul Quinn College, will visit Duke University on Wednesday, Oct. 1, to meet with...

goat eating phrag Sep 25, 2014
Goats Better Than Chemicals For Curbing Invasive Marsh Grass

Note to Editors: Brian R. Silliman is available for additional comment at (252) 504-7635 or brian....

Sep 23, 2014
Water-Quality Trading Can Reduce River Pollution

DURHAM, N.C. -- Allowing polluters to buy, sell or trade water-quality credits could significantly reduce pollution in river...

Sep 15, 2014
Contaminated Water in Two States Linked to Faulty Shale Gas Wells

Note: Thomas Darrah is available for additional comment at (614) 688-2132 or

Sep 12, 2014
New $798K Grant Funds Study of Marine Microorganisms’ Response to Ocean Acidification

DURHAM, N.C. – Researchers at the Duke University Marine Lab in Beaufort, N.C., have received a $798,000 grant from the National Science...