Reporting on the environment, conservation, health care and technology. See more reporting on Alabama environmental issues at southern-science.com.
Not-so-sunny prospects: Alabama has solar power potential, but lags in adoption (Feb. 25, 2022)
Incapacitated: Federal court case to determine whether Alabama Power capacity fees hamstring solar customers (Feb. 25, 2022)
The Legacy of Race: ZIP code, race predict lifelong health inequities (July 12, 2020)
The Legacy of Race: Access to insurance, treatment isn’t colorblind (July 13, 2020)
For sea turtles, a new opportunity out of Deepwater Horizon tragedy (Dec. 6, 2021)
Red lines, green spaces: Historical inequities create modern ‘heat islands’ (May 19, 2021)
The invisible problem: Microplastics are clogging our rivers — and have for decades (July 16, 2021)
‘Absolutely the wrong place’: A proposed Clay quarry could cause decades of consequences for neighbors, local waterways (July 30, 2021)
Preserving Alabama’s hemlocks (April 20, 2021)
Here there be dragon(flie)s (March 21, 2021)
The articles below are not available online. Please click the images to download a readable PDF version.
(205) Adventure (Fall 2018)
Exodus (Spring 2015)