Earth Science

Articles about geology, palaeontology, archaeology, climate and climate change, and the weather...

29 March 2006

When more news comes in of rising greenhouse emissions in Europe or more political backsliding over the Kyoto Protocol...

19 October 2005

Underwater photographer Klaus Jost photographs the great white shark using a neoprene seal as bait in 'shark alley...

12 October 2005

The marine ecosystem in Alask has undergone a dramatic ecosystem shift: over just 20 years, previously-abundant shrimp...

05 October 2005

Napoleon wrasses are found on reefs across the Indian and Pacific Oceans. However over-exploitation by fisherman due to...

07 September 2005

The Chilean Sea Bass, or Patagonian Toothfish, is a very tasty fish particularly popular in America. Gene looks into...

20 April 2005

CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species) aims to regulate the trade in animal and plant...

05 January 2005

Melting glaciers are filling Himalayan mountain lakes too quickly, threatening tens of thousands of lives with colossal...

27 October 2004

Helen looks at how marine reserves in Florida and St Lucia set up to protect space rockets, and local livelihoods have...