Biosphere 2: The Once Infamous Live-In Terrarium Is Transforming Climate Research

Despite its controversial past, the quirky desert facility is becoming increasingly relevant as it turns 30

Climate change crises: An inevitable and irreversible problem

According to Wahid Bhat, climate change is the defining crisis of our time and it is happening even more quickly than we feared. But we are far from powerless in the face of this global threat. No corner of the globe is immune from the devastating consequences of climate change. Rising temperatures are fueling environmental degradation, natural disasters, weather extremes, food and water insecurity, economic disruption.