Geological Challenges to Coastal Living

Not all Rhode Island coastal areas were created equal when it comes to their vulnerability to sea level rise, erosion, and flooding.

Narragansett Bay is Changing in More Ways Than One

Wastewater treatment upgrades and climate change are having a combined effect on Narragansett Bay, leaving fishermen to wonder what's in store for the future of the industry.

Scientists Venture to South Pole for Answers

To better understand what's happening to our climate and oceans, scientists study one of the coldest, windiest, and most barren places on Earth.

Unlocking the Past is Key for the Future

Scientists work to reconstruct the past hundreds of thousands to millions of years to better understand climatic changes happening today and what may be expected in the future.