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The Atlantic Ocean viewed from space. The ocean covers 71% of the globe, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). (NASA Johnson)

Celebrate World Oceans Day

Maeve Reiter, Social Media Editor June 7, 2021

World Oceans Day, which is celebrated this year on June 8, has been ongoing since the Ocean Project started it in 2002.  According to the Ocean Project, their main goal is to raise awareness and...

Photo by Worlds Direction/Public Domain

Celebrate World Environment Day

World Environment Day is celebrated June 5th and was established by the United Nations in 1974. History Since 1974, World Environment Day has been celebrated annually on June 5th worldwide in an...

Belize seagrass meadow.  Steven J Lutz, GRID-Arendal/CC BY-NC 2.0

Seychelles Takes Steps to Limit CO2 Emissions with seagrass meadow mapping

Lauren Cribbs , Editorials Editor April 26, 2021

TheBroadcaster · Seychelles Takes Steps to Limit CO2 Emissions with seagrass meadow mapping Seagrass meadows are vital to the health of our oceans and to our planet. Because these meadows are declining...

Power company workers fix a downed power line in Texas on February 17, 2021. Massive power outages across the state left millions without power for days. (Jonathan Cutrer/CC BY-NC 2.0)

Texas’ power grid, generation system underprepared for winter storm Uri

Maeve Reiter, Social Media Editor March 17, 2021

TheBroadcaster · Texas' power grid, generation system underprepared for winter storm Uri Winter storm Uri hit Texas on February 14th, bringing snow and wind chills in the negatives. It also brought...

Two Coast Guard members work to warm 60 sea turtles near South Padre Island, Texas, Feb. 17, 2021. Over 300 cold-stunned sea turtles were rescued by various volunteers and were documented, checked for identifying tags, and quickly transported to local rehabilitation centers. (U.S. Coast Guard/CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles Rescued in Texas

Lauren Cribbs, Video producer March 3, 2021

TheBroadcaster · Stunned Sea Turtles Rescued In Texas As temperatures drop in Texas, sea turtles are becoming cold stunned, and are being rescued.  When the stunning occurs the turtles internal...

Climate Change is Real

Allyson Lin, Reporter February 1, 2021

In Greenland and Antarctica, NASA has proven that Greenland has lost an average of 286 billion tons of ice per year between 1993 and 2016. Antarctica had lost about 127 billion tons per year during the...

Hurricanes are becoming more destructive scientists find

Isabella Maish, Reporter January 2, 2021

In a recent study of climate change’s impact on hurricanes, scientists found that hurricanes are becoming destructive for a longer time as they travel inland. Scientists Lin Li and Pinaki Chakraborty...

Editorial: Climate Change is Killing Coral Reefs

Lauren Cribbs , Reporter November 12, 2019

One in five of the ocean’s coral reefs have been severely damaged or lost. In 20 to 40 years, another 35% of reefs could vanish.  Climate change is a serious issue that is drastically impacting the...

Thousands of students and adults from the San Francisco Bay Area march through the streets of San Francisco on September 20, 2019. Their message was targeted to banks and corporations that are funding the climate crisis. Peg Hunter/CC BY-NC 2.0)

Young People Go on Global Climate Strike

Abbey Rogers, Reporter October 1, 2019

Climate change strikes began on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 in 139 different countries. Student and humanitarian groups along with company and environmental employees have stepped up to protest against...

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