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.
Scientists create fake leaves that generate a clean fuel source
All you need is sun, water, and some creativity.
These 10 common foods have the smallest environmental impact: study
Your favorite sugary drinks aren’t as bad for the planet as you’d think.
Want to buy an EV? Here’s what you need to know about the Inflation Reduction Act
Opinion: At first glance, the revised EV tax credits seem like a smart move.
Will Miami exist in 2050? 4 strategies could keep U.S. coastal cities afloat
Looking into the past could hold the key to future resilience.
Climate change may push North America’s forests to a “tipping point”
A trio of studies highlights the serious threat global warming poses to forests on the continent.
This genetically modified rice could transform the global food supply
Copying one key gene could help feed hundreds of millions of people worldwide facing nutritional deficiencies.
Look: 7 Great Salt Lake images reveal how shockingly fast its shrinking
Congo peat swamps are under threat — with catastrophic environmental consequences
Opinion: If oil companies get the go-ahead, we estimate that up to 6 billion tons of CO₂ could be released.
Railways around the world are literally melting — here’s why they can’t take the heat
A train’s rails are made from steel, which expands when the air temperature increases.
Artemis target launch dates and more: Understand the world through 8 images
Humans wear cotton every day — now, the plant needs genetics' help to survive
Opinion: We depend on cotton for more than blue jeans.
The audacious plan that could save lives from wildfires
New homes may be in the danger zone.
Too hot to sleep? Why your nights are only going to get so much worse
Heat waves: 14 strategies to keep cool on hot days
It’s brutal out here!
Carbon capture technology could turn trains into giant greenhouse-gas vacuums
All aboard the CO2-choo train!
Europe heat wave: 7 maps show the crisis from space
Most of the Northern Hemisphere is sizzling right now.