- News Page 1: Environmental Science, Meteorology, Oceanography, Geology, Natural Disasters, and other Science Links -

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--> These links are used for discussions or as pathways to writing assignment sources in my science classes

Do not summarize or post: biased / subjective / NON-peer reviewed / political articles
For more info of why we talk science in my classes (not politics), see the following link

- In general though, the URL links below were preselected due to their authoritative source (see trusted source) and their focus on science, research, and technology



NASA Earth Observatory Image of the Day
Provides an amazing daily image with a full explanation; highly recommended


NCAR & UCAR News Center
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) & The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)


EurekAlert!, a global news service operated by AAAS, The American Assoc. for the Advancement of Science
For science news categorized by subject: click here
For breaking news: click here


Science360
An excellent content source for breaking science news; sponsored by the NSF (acronym defined directly below)


NASA Earth Observatory Features
Same website as the first listed above; this section highlights up-to-date features from around the globe

NSF News
The National Science Foundation's (NSF) portal for news and press releases; a great resource


NOAA News Archive
The source for news from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA); highly recommended


USGS Newsroom
A plethora of news links from the U.S. Geological Survey (who has been around since 1879)!


National Geographic Environment

Daily Environmental News from Nat. Geo.-- a diverse, longstanding, and trusted outlet
(- Only use the articles reporting recent scientific discoveries, not the more politically based ones -)


Scientific American Environment
Latest Environment Stories from Scientific American, the oldest continuously published magazine in the U.S.
(- Only use the articles reporting recent scientific discoveries, not the more politically based ones -)


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