Here are some good articles on Environmental Science related activities that our researchers at Microsoft Research are involved with.
- Understanding Climate Change—One Tree at a Time
- How Can Technology Sustain the Environment in the 21st Century?
- Microsoft Virtual Earth Puts Planet Earth in Focus
- Researchers Create a "Digital Watershed" of Data
- Microsoft Research Extends Reach through Partnerships
All of these are from the Microsoft Enivronment site – also check out the Software Enabled Earth Blog