Can humans save the Earth?
For Earth Day 2022, Inverse considers six concepts that may reshape our relationship with our planet.
Bill Gates is funding a controversial climate fix that could save the Earth — or doom it
To its advocates, Solar Radiation Modification is cheap, easy to do, and it can be done on a global scale. Whether or not you think it is brilliant, SRM is controversial.
How a sand-guzzling box could power a future city on the Moon
TerraBox’s solar power technology could solve our energy problems on and off Earth.
The wreckage of ancient hurricanes could predict future storms
The sand holds many secrets.
Concrete built the world for at least 2,000 years — now, it must adapt or crumble
For thousands of years, humanity has had a love affair with cement and concrete.
Can I feed my pet only dry food? Why the answer is different for cats and dogs
An all-dry food diet may be good for the planet, but is it safe for pets?
Are you ready for extreme snow?
The winter weather has already hit New York.
Human-free farms could solve a major food problem
This isn’t your mother’s agriculture.
Inside the scientific quest to future-proof corn, America's favorite side dish
Taking cues from cacti and orchids, scientists are trying to hack corn’s natural abilities.
Roland Emmerich's most ridiculous movie isn't quite as funny as it used to be
“For years, we operated under the belief that we could continue consuming our planet's natural resources, without consequence. We were wrong.”
We might exceed this major climate tipping point in nine years
There's a 50 percent chance we'll surpass 1.5 degrees Celsius in the next nine years.
Artemis targets November launch and more: Understand the world through 8 images
Look! The Siberian Arctic is on fire and the impact could be devastating
Arctic fires could set a dangerous feedback loop in motion.
Cities are getting so hot it’s deadly — can we fix it?
Urban heat waves are getting worse, but better data and timely government action could alleviate the problem.
Wildfire smoke may warm the Earth for longer than we thought
As atmospheric chemists living in a region frequently polluted by wildfire smoke, we wanted to know more about these effects.
Shocking report finds more than a dozen famous sites will lose their glaciers by 2050
Mount Kilimanjaro, Yosemite, the Dolomites, and more.
One of the coldest places on Earth is on fire — and it’s getting worse
It’s a big problem.
Climate change could make an unexpected remote region a breeding ground for pandemics
Could the High Arctic seed the next pandemic? Here’s what experts say.
5 years ago, the most nonsensical disaster movie ever set an unintended precedent
Geostorm bears a remarkable resemblance to another extreme weather film — but perhaps not one the makers intended.