Environment

Science
Climate change could make one household pest increase its path of destruction
Lucas Cernusak, Amy Zanne, Alexander Cheesman and The Conversation
Innovation
EV ownership has a racial gap — one major change could bridge the divide
Andrea Marpillero-Colomina and The Conversation
Science
5 lessons from the most iconic climate documentary of all time
Tara Yarlagadda
Innovation
These new plastics serve as tasty meals to marine life (and reduce pollution)
Joanna Thompson
Science
Hurricane Ian: 11 shocking images show September's worst storms from space
Jennifer Walter
Innovation
This sound-powered underwater camera could reveal deep-ocean secrets
Molly Glick
Science
Whale evolution isn’t completely understood — but genes reveal part of the story
Amber Dance and Knowable Magazine
Innovation
ePlane? Electric planes may come sooner than you think
Gökçin Çınar and The Conversation
Science
Mars once had glaciers — but low gravity made them weirder than anything we know
Matt Williams and Universe Today
Science
Puerto Rico: 8 images reveal devastation left by Hurricane Fiona
Jennifer Walter
Science
Researchers finally know how many ants are crawling the Earth right now
Jennifer Walter
Science
3 everyday beverages that may taste worse because of climate change
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Webb spots Neptune’s rings and more: Understand the world through 9 images
Robin Bea
Science
Fox poop alters forests in one surprising way
Jennifer Walter
Mind and Body
Air pollution can damage teens' hearts within two hours, study finds
Katie MacBride
Science
Summer 2022 was Europe's hottest on record, new data shows
Jennifer Walter
Science
Harvest Moon 2022: 10 incredible views of this weekend's lunar event
Jennifer Walter
Science
A new rover with crescent-shaped “wheels” could conquer difficult lunar terrain
Andy Tomaswick and Universe Today
Innovation
This revolutionary new technology pulls clean fuel from the air
Charles Q. Choi
Science
Fish and seafood are better for your health and the climate than meat, study shows
Elana Spivack
Science
This 31,000-year-old fossil reveals the world's oldest amputation
Charles Q. Choi
Science
Look: An undersea expedition just captured stunning footage of a shipwreck graveyard
Jennifer Walter
Science
This “lifeless” Chilean desert harbors salty pools of microbes
Lindzi Wessel and Knowable Magazine
Entertainment
Amazon keeps selling out of these 40 clever home improvement products with near-perfect reviews
Dena Ogden
Science
Mice models for studying Alzheimer’s disease aren’t enough — here’s what will help
Agnès Lacreuse, Allyson J. Bennett and Amanda M. Dettmer
Science
Four viral plant health trends that could destroy your beloved house plants
Nick Goltz and The Conversation
Science
Slime keeps appearing in nature and scientists are just starting to figure out why
Omer Gokcumen and The Conversation
Science
An uptick in jellyfish sightings is an eerie herald of climate change to come
Abigail McQuatters-Gollop and The Conversation
Science
Pakistan floods: 8 images show the destruction from space
Jennifer Walter
Science
Look: Beetles stash an important family heirloom in a little pocket
Jennifer Walter
Innovation
A powerful “umbrella” satellite will count every single tree on Earth
Nathaniel Scharping
Science
Greenland's melting ice sheets may cause "ominous" sea level rise
Tara Yarlagadda
Innovation
Scientists went dumpster diving to find out where all our trash really comes from
Matthew Johnson, Thomas Stanton, Antonia Law, Guaduneth Chico and The Conversation
Science
Climate scientists propose 2 outlandish ways to cool the Arctic
Shaun Fitzgerald, Hugh Hunt and The Conversation
Science
Extreme weather could devastate one of the world’s most stunning seas
John Spicer and The Conversation
Science
More than a dozen threatened American trees may disappear without further action, survey reveals
Elana Spivack
Science
Ancient burials reveal how ordinary Romans fed their dead for the afterlife
Claire Cameron
Science
Billions of people may face "unprecedented" and deadly heat within 78 years
Tara Yarlagadda
Innovation
Want more umami? This is the science-backed seasoning you need
Miriam Fauzia
Innovation
Study reveals how to rid some of the worst "forever chemicals" from the environment
Sofia Quaglia
Science
Watch: Ingenious hawks learned to thwart their prey's greatest defense
Jennifer Walter
Innovation
Need a better AC? This new design can keep both Earth and humans cool
Molly Glick
Science
Watch: Dolphins strapped with cameras capture never-before-seen views
Jennifer Walter
Science
One surprising insect could help solve farming’s pest problem
Tara Yarlagadda
Mind and Body
Sunscreen is crucial for public health — it must be safe for the environment, too
Karen Glanz, Robert Richmond and The Conversation
Innovation
Electric vehicles could transform U.S. cities — but not for the reason you think
Erica D. Walker and The Conversation
Innovation
Indoor lights make us sick — this technology could fix that
Miriam Fauzia
Science
Look: A deep-sea expedition just captured these incredible views of life underwater
Jennifer Walter
Science
Climate change may push North America’s forests to a “tipping point”
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Watch sea sponges sneeze out stringy mucus in slow motion
Jennifer Walter