Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences



Violent Crime Rates Rise in Warmer Winters
November 13, 2018

As global temperatures climb, warmer winters in parts of the country may set the scene for higher rates of violent crimes such as assault and robbery, according to a new CIRES study published in AGU's journal GeoHealth.

Your Showerhead Slime is Alive—and Mostly Harmless
November 01, 2018

The day after Halloween, something scary may still lurk—inside your showerhead.

Study Reconciles Persistent Gap in Natural Gas Methane Emissions Measurements
October 29, 2018

A new study offers answers to questions that have puzzled policymakers, researchers and regulatory agencies through decades of inquiry an