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Researchers talk about what they're doing outside the lab to protect our planet and how their training as scientists informs those efforts.
A deeper understanding of petroleum molecules is shedding a harsh light on how some of them behave in our environment.
Some manmade chemicals feature bonds so strong they could last forever. And that's a life-threatening problem.
Florida scientists are helping coral protect itself against nitrogen overload.
Thanks to the MagLab’s expertise and unique instruments, a geochemist finds a treasure trove of oil-spill data buried beneath the sea.
Water samples collected from the heart of Africa contain clues about carbon cycling worldwide.
Members of a sprawling science team piece together the puzzle of biochar, a promising tool in the fight against global warming.
Studying dissolved organic matter helps us better understand our diverse and changing planet.
At research conducted at the MagLab, a young geochemist uncovers the surprisingly violent origins of a meteorite.