Microbes in Central Park Soil: if they can make it there, they can make it anywhere

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CO-LABS Honors groundbreaking scientists and their research

A team of CIRES and NOAA scientists have won one of the 2014 Governor's Awards for High-Impact research, for their work investigating the atmospheric impacts of rapidly expanding oil and gas development across The West. Read More ...

New study explains wintertime ozone pollution in Utah oil and gas fields

Chemicals released into the air by oil and gas exploration, extraction and related activities can spark reactions that lead to high levels of ozone in wintertime, high enough to exceed federal health standards, according to new NOAA-led research, published today in Nature. Read More ...

Stunning variety of microbes in Central Park soils mirrors global microbial diversity

Soil microbes that thrive in the deserts, rainforests, prairies and forests of the world can also be found living beneath New York City’s Central Park, according to a surprising new study led by Colorado State University and the University of Colorado Boulder. Read More ...