Photo Credit:  Woods Hole Oceanagraphic Institute Jul 17, 2015
Centuries-Old Shipwreck Discovered Off North Carolina

DURHAM, N.C. -- Scanning sonar from a scientific expedition has revealed the remains of a previously unknown shipwreck more than...

Jul 17, 2015
PlankZooka Larval Sampler May Revolutionize Deep-Ocean Research

DURHAM, N.C. -- Scientists have successfully conducted the first high-volume collection of plankton, including...

Jul 14, 2015
Nowacek Testifies Before Congress on Impacts of Seismic Activity on Marine Life

DURHAM, N.C. – Douglas Nowacek, Repass-Rodgers University Associate Professor of Conservation Technology at Duke University,...

Avner Vengosh Jul 13, 2015
Avner Vengosh Elected Fellow of the Geological Society of America

DURHAM, N.C. – Avner Vengosh, professor of geochemistry and water quality at Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment...

Photo Credit: Ari Freidlaender Jul 12, 2015
Recovery of Once-Endangered Marine Species Spurs New Conservation Challenges

Editors’ Note: Joe Roman is available for additional comment at romanjoe@gmail.com or (617) 312-...

Jun 16, 2015
Zero-Deforestation Commitments Could Cut Indonesia’s Palm Oil GHG Emissions by a Third

Editor’s note: Kemen Austin is available for additional comment at +62 812 9809 9519 or kemen.austin@duke....