Environment

Science
International E-Waste Day 2021: 6 shocking facts about the electronics we trash
Jennifer Walter
Science
Scientists predict the year polar bears will disappear from this part of the world
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Look: 3 images reveal the year when Earth becomes inhospitable to humans
Christopher Lyon, Alex Dunhill, Andrew P. Beckerman, Ariane Burke, Bethany Allen, Chris Smith, Daniel J. Hill, Erin Saupe, James McKay and Julien Riel-Salvatore
Science
2021 Nobel Prizes and beyond: 8 discoveries shaping the future of science
Jennifer Walter
Science
Look: Map reveals what cities are at risk of deadly urban heat
Bryan Lawver
Science
A Yucatan forest “trapped in time” reveals why an ancient threat can get worse
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Do your pets know when an earthquake is about to happen?
Anne Quain
Mind and Body
Scientists discover how the gut microbiome helps weight loss
Ana Valdes and Amrita Vijay
Science
Why the U.S. Navy is funding a hunt for “Death Star” bacteria
Bob Holmes
Science
This bizarre animal experiment could solve climate change
Douglas Elliffe and Lindsay Matthews
Mind and Body
These everyday household chemicals may explain why you can't lose weight
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Innovation
Solar car: Tesla’s hidden history revealed
Mike Brown
Science
La Palma volcanic eruption and more: Understand the world through 8 images
Bryan Lawver
Science
Look: World's smallest flying robot is the size of a grain of sand
Jennifer Walter
Culture
Why American environmentalism gets it wrong
William Shutkin
Culture
Climate crisis: 5 difficult changes the NFL needs to make ASAP
Madeleine Orr
Science
Are hot dogs bad for you? The truth behind the controversial report
Sarah Wells
Innovation
A Mars city built with human blood bricks? We have the technology!
Nick Lucchesi
Innovation
Leaf-inspired material could solve a major drinking water problem
Sarah Wells
Science
These 5 resilient cities can teach us how to survive the climate crisis
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
To avoid catastrophe, this shocking amount of fossil fuels must stay in the ground
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Illegal marijuana farms are wrecking the environment, study finds
Nick Lucchesi
Science
How one fish’s fear of being eaten could save the ocean
Nicola S. Smith
Culture
Why this type of bike has an unfair reputation
Jim Cherrington
Science
This parasitic insect could save millions of trees
Kristine Grayson
Science
7 animals that humans brought back from the brink of extinction
Jennifer Walter
Science
Hurricane Ida seen by NASA and more: Understand the world through 9 images
Bryan Lawver
Science
Illegal cannabis farms are a lethal threat to these 3 animals
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Look: Ancient humans crossed this unlikely path for 400,000 years
Jennifer Walter
Science
Hurricane Ida and climate change: Scientists explain the deadly connection
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Look: 10 stunning satellite images capture Earth's constant change
Jennifer Walter
Science
These 12 places could be the key to saving the planet — study
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
How proteins from your gut could solve freezer burn
Tong (Toni) Wang
Innovation
Melting ice reveals new clues to the ancestors of an ancient Asian empire
William Taylor
Science
Horny sea snakes are attacking divers because of this one trait
Jennifer Walter
Science
6 animal bromances that show the value of male friendship
Jennifer Walter
Culture
Ocean conservation: 6 reasons you can be optimistic about the future
Eric Bender and Knowable Magazine
Science
Ignoring this one vulnerable form of life could be dooming our planet
Jonathan Moens
Science
One form of human pollution is causing insects to fight each other
Scott Alan Johnston
Mind and Body
How cycling compares to other exercise
Sophie Putka
Innovation
Look: South Korean toilet will pay for your poop
Sarah Wells
Science
UN climate report: 3 big findings you need to know ASAP
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Ancient Australian volcanic rock may hold the secret to life on Earth
Tara Yarlagadda
Mind and Body
Scientists say this invisible exercise counts more than your workout
Sophie Putka
Culture
Dangerous indoor toxins are on the rise in homes
Nicola Carslaw and David Carslaw
Science
Look: 7 weird things scientists have found in sinkholes
Jennifer Walter
Science
Video: Leaping squirrels could help us build more agile robots
Jennifer Walter
Science
NASA's X-59 QueSST and more: Understand the world in 7 images
Bryan Lawver
Science
Neanderthal cave discovery reveals a surprisingly modern connection
Claire Cameron
Science
Hidden in the infrastructure bill is a $2 million fight to save a vital creature
Tara Yarlagadda