New research finds that more highly educated people are more likely to correctly predict their survival probabilities.
An oil spill could cause irreversible damage to Arctic wildlife, even altering world populations of the more vulnerable species
Findings from a new study links spread of invasive species to global trade and transport development.
After Bolivia’s catastrophic drought, a YSSP explores how to help communities adapt
YSSP participant Sara Loo looks at the trend of falling fertility rates through the lens of cultural evolution
Adil Najam on the need for adaptation and our failure to mitigate enough or in time
In an interview, YSSP participant Ziyun Zhu talks about his research on wildlife damage insurance schemes and working as a conservation biologist in his country.
Tackling indoor air pollution in developing countries means more children survive to see their fifth birthday and safeguards women’s wellbeing.
An interdisciplinary research project explores glo-cal entanglements of power and nature in 18th century Vienna
Satellite images provide large amounts of data on our planet and how it’s changing, but collating and combining them requires innovative software.
Open science means making as much of the scientific output and processes publicly visible and accessible, including publications, models, and data sets.
Free access to satellite data is important, but with massive data amounts, innovation is needed to make these data sets accessible and usable beyond experts.
A unique collaboration finds common ground on flood risk resilience challenges in Nepal, Mexico, and Peru.
Pakistan is facing serious water scarcity problems: what’s driving the issue and what can be done?
An interview with former IIASA director Roger Levien, who first conceived of a program at IIASA for young scientists.