Vaccines could be out by the end of 2020, but reaching everyone will take time

Health care workers will likely be among the first to get vaccinated. That means the rest of the public will have to keep taking precautions. (gstockstudio/De/) The past few weeks have been nothing but good news for COVID-19 vaccines. On Friday, Pfizer applied for emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) after […]

Reaching Consensus on Assessments of Ocean Acidification Trends

Media coverage concerning carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions into Earth’s atmosphere most often focuses on how these emissions affect climate and weather patterns. However, atmospheric CO2 is also the primary driver for ocean acidification, because the products of atmospheric CO2 dissolving into seawater reduce seawater’s pH and its concentration of carbonate ions. Since the […]