Tara is a freelance writer and multimedia storyteller based in Los Angeles. She is Inverse's nature science writer.
Feast Your Eyes
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7 sustainable "future foods" you need to eat
Which sustainable foods may be on the dinner plate of the future — or even tomorrow night? Inverse investigates seven you need to try.
5.7.2021 12:01 PM
Pick up parenting tips from 7 of nature’s most metal mothers
This Mother's Day, we getting parenting lessons from monkeys, bears, and other wild animals.
5.7.2021 11:00 AM
Can pets get Covid-19? What dog and cat owners should know now
Covid-19 can infect our furry friends — here's the 101 on Covid-19 and pets.
5.5.2021 3:00 PM
The oldest burial in Africa reveals “the root” of a human behavior
The grave is 78,000 years old.
Up in the Air
5.3.2021 11:00 PM
Scientists find an odd link between aspirin, air pollution, and male brains
The effects are alarming, but scientists offer some clues about potential treatments.
4.30.2021 11:30 AM
Why are pets so good for mental health? Science explains
It's been a rough year. Here's how our pets got us through it, according to the people who know best.
4.29.2021 6:00 PM
NASA experiment reveals a powerful natural force cleans the atmosphere
Scientists flew into the eye of a storm and emerged with knowledge that will blow your mind.
4.29.2021 2:00 AM
Netflix’s best sci-fi space epic of 2021 reveals a real-life cosmic danger
It’s not aliens...
Sound of silence
4.27.2021 1:00 PM
A counterintuitive discovery could save coral reefs
The vibrancy of coral extends beyond what we can see on the surface.
4.24.2021 2:30 PM
6 animals that can change sexes — and the scientific reason why
Meet the sex-changing creatures of the animal kingdom
4.21.2021 6:00 PM
The primary source of water for 2.5 billion people is in danger
Scientists find that 20 percent of the world's groundwater is at risk.
Future Earth 2121
4.21.2021 12:30 PM
12 board games that fix the biggest problem with Settlers of Catan
These eco-friendly games are shaking up the board game industry.
4.20.2021 12:30 PM
Coffee and climate change: This bean could save your morning brew
One full-bodied bean is equal parts reslient and delicious.
4.19.2021 11:00 PM
Does my cat love me? Science explains
Taken together, these gestures could signal a cat’s affection for an owner.
The 3 percent
4.15.2021 5:15 AM
Scientists reveal the 6 places on Earth where we can restore animal life
Scientists have devised a new way of looking at habitat loss on Earth, finding that 97 percent of Earth's land area may no longer be ecologically intact.
4.12.2021 7:56 PM
A trio of discoveries about microplastics is just breathtakingly grim for the planet
New research identifies the sources of microplastics entering our atmosphere: A study in the journal PNAS finds that the tiny bits of plastic re-enter the atmosphere., even if they've already settled.
4.11.2021 11:00 AM
10 images of unlikely animal relationships: See why they work
These animals take “opposites attract” to the next level.
4.8.2021 3:00 PM
1 monkey trick could help you survive a disaster
Crisis builds community, scientists find.
Science of the Sun
4.7.2021 4:07 PM
1 big pro and 4 cons of solar geoengineering
Inverse analyzes the pros and cons of the latest scientific fix to the climate crisis: solar geoengineering, also known as solar radiation modification.
Around the World
4.3.2021 12:00 PM
Undiscovered animals could be hiding in these 4 Earth locations
A new map reveals there is a potential treasure trove of animals awaiting discovery.
Mind and Body
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