#Research

  • Article: Plastic Waste Is Threatening Ocean Bacteria That Produce 10% of the World's Oxygen
    Environment

    Plastic Waste Is Threatening Ocean Bacteria That Produce 10% of the World's Oxygen

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 15, 2019

    "One in every 10 breaths of oxygen you breathe in is thanks to these little guys.” Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About the Global Fight Against Tuberculosis
    Health

    What You Need to Know About the Global Fight Against Tuberculosis

    March 22, 2019

    Tuberculosis (TB) is the world's most deadly infectious disease. Read more

  • Article: Researchers Just Found a Brilliant Way to Convert Plastic Waste Into Fuel
    Finance & Innovation

    Researchers Just Found a Brilliant Way to Convert Plastic Waste Into Fuel

    By Erica SanchezJulie Ngalle  and  Joe McCarthy|Feb. 12, 2019

    The method could buy companies some time as they invest in plastic alternatives. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Rush to Develop Vaccine for Virus More Deadly Than Zika
    Health

    Scientists Rush to Develop Vaccine for Virus More Deadly Than Zika

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 8, 2019

    “We’re trying to get ahead of the curve.” Read more

  • Article: A Groundbreaking Health Discovery in Pretoria Could See More TB Patients Treated Effectively
    Health

    A Groundbreaking Health Discovery in Pretoria Could See More TB Patients Treated Effectively

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 18, 2018

    "South Africa is ranked as one of the countries with the highest number of people infected with TB." Read more

  • Article: This Company Turns Sewage Into Fuel That Doesn't Emit Carbon Dioxide
    Finance & Innovation

    This Company Turns Sewage Into Fuel That Doesn't Emit Carbon Dioxide

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 29, 2018

    It wants to transform energy production and waste management. Read more

  • Article: Dolphins Are Having Trouble Speaking Because of Extreme Noise Pollution
    Environment

    Dolphins Are Having Trouble Speaking Because of Extreme Noise Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 26, 2018

    “Nobody wants to live in a noisy neighborhood.” Read more

  • Article: Sea Snails Could Lose Their Shells Because of Climate Change: Report
    Environment

    Sea Snails Could Lose Their Shells Because of Climate Change: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 15, 2018

    And so could every other marine crustacean. Read more