"We found no clear relationship between a species' inherent vulnerability to extinction and the timing of its extinction."
The biomineral that forms the skeleton of corals contains a highly organized organic mix of proteins, which resembles bone.
Vulnerable communities disproportionately bear the brunt of environmental degradation caused by plastics pollution.
Saline reservoirs are the most likely storage places for captured carbon dioxide because they are large and ubiquitous.
Nuclear waste is one of the main sticking points in the public discourse about the future of nuclear power. But technological advances are greatly reducing the amount and radiotoxicity of it.
"We feel like we have a duty and an obligation to deliver on our goal, to protect and preserve the planet's resources."