Jerry is a Senior Fellow at the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism and was a Scripps Fellow in Environmental Journalism from 2012-2013.
Zika, dengue, and chikungunya cases around the world are on the rise and current methods for diagnosing infection require time-consuming and expensive laboratory tests.
The fossils, found by a Swedish Ph.D. student, are likely red algae from 1.6 billion years ago — a find that pushes the date of early plant life back about 400 million years.
As the Trump administration weighs rolling back Obama-era climate change programs, California, Massachusetts, and Nevada consider accelerating their clean energy transformations.
The batteries are designed to store wind and solar energy for later use. They're non-toxic, non-corrosive and could significantly reduce the cost of production.
The treated water will be reused by factories within the industrial park.