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The most epic sci-fi apocalypse movie on HBO Max reveals a real-world threat

This science-fiction classic made history when it debuted in 2004.

Culture

Climate crisis: 5 difficult changes the NFL needs to make ASAP

The impacts of climate change have undeniably worsened in recent years, converging in a cluster of disasters each summer and fall — also known as prime football time.

Check, Please!

Are hot dogs bad for you? The truth behind the controversial report

A study looked at over 5,000 foods to determine how they might positively or negatively impact health and the environment. The news isn't good for hot dogs.

don't call it a comeback

After 10,000 years of extinction, this is when woolly mammoths will walk the Earth again

A new biotechnology company, Colossal, wants to bring back the mammoth in just six years. But moving this quickly could have more consequences than benefits.

Survival of the Fittest

4 ways the climate crisis is causing animals to ‘shapeshift’

Scientists explain the bizarre ways animal bodies adapt to a warming world.

Be prepared

Buy or die: 27 prepper items you need to survive the apocalypse

It’s easier than ever to prep. You don’t need a membership to a warehouse store to buy a pallet’s worth of canned beans. You need only Amazon Prime.

Adaptation

These 5 resilient cities can teach us how to survive the climate crisis

These cities can teach other urban spaces how to move forward.

How to Save a Planet

To avoid catastrophe, this shocking amount of fossil fuels must stay in the ground

Scientists stress 60 percent of oil and fossil methane gas and 90 percent of coal must stay in the ground to prevent global temperatures from rising above 1.5 °C.

Storm Surge

Hurricane Ida and climate change: Scientists explain the deadly connection

Plus four things cities must do to prepare for future superstorms.

How to Save a Planet

These 12 places could be the key to saving the planet — study

To save the planet, we need to think more strategically, experts say.

The Inverse Interview

Westworld’s Lisa Joy is breaking the loop with Reminiscence

The sci-fi thriller, in theaters and on HBO Max, marks an extension of Joy’s creative partnership with Thandiwe Newton.

It's Electric

How Formula E will help EVs reach a "tipping point"

Formula E is charging the way to more efficient electric cars.

Blowin' in the wind

How falling seeds inspired the world's smallest flying robot

Reel Science

The most epic sci-fi apocalypse movie on HBO Max reveals a real-world threat

This science-fiction classic made history when it debuted in 2004.

Culture

Why American environmentalism gets it wrong

Why it’s so marginal to so many.

Culture

Climate crisis: 5 difficult changes the NFL needs to make ASAP

The impacts of climate change have undeniably worsened in recent years, converging in a cluster of disasters each summer and fall — also known as prime football time.

Check, Please!

Are hot dogs bad for you? The truth behind the controversial report

A study looked at over 5,000 foods to determine how they might positively or negatively impact health and the environment. The news isn't good for hot dogs.

don't call it a comeback

After 10,000 years of extinction, this is when woolly mammoths will walk the Earth again

A new biotechnology company, Colossal, wants to bring back the mammoth in just six years. But moving this quickly could have more consequences than benefits.

Survival of the Fittest

4 ways the climate crisis is causing animals to ‘shapeshift’

Scientists explain the bizarre ways animal bodies adapt to a warming world.

Be prepared

Buy or die: 27 prepper items you need to survive the apocalypse

It’s easier than ever to prep. You don’t need a membership to a warehouse store to buy a pallet’s worth of canned beans. You need only Amazon Prime.

Adaptation

These 5 resilient cities can teach us how to survive the climate crisis

These cities can teach other urban spaces how to move forward.

How to Save a Planet

To avoid catastrophe, this shocking amount of fossil fuels must stay in the ground

Scientists stress 60 percent of oil and fossil methane gas and 90 percent of coal must stay in the ground to prevent global temperatures from rising above 1.5 °C.

Culture

Why this type of bike has an unfair reputation

Electronic bikes are better than their reputation among mountain bikers might suggest.

Science

This parasitic insect could save millions of trees

It could be the trees’ best hope.