Environment

Science
NASA Voyager glitch and more: Understand the world through 7 images
Robin Bea
Innovation
How a genetically-engineered tomato could help solve a global health crisis
Claire Cameron
Science
Melting permafrost could expose millions to invisible cancer-causing gas
Chris Baraniuk and Knowable Magazine
Science
In 1952, scientists united to study Earth — we’re still living with the consequences
Claire Cameron
Science
How do dolphins maintain their glowing skin? A study reveals the surprising answer
Jennifer Walter
Science
The world's most vital forests are dying at twice the rate they did 35 years ago — study
Elana Spivack
Science
NASA and Boeing's Starliner plan to break a major space travel obstacle
Claire Cameron
Science
Pollution is responsible for one in six deaths each year — and it’s getting worse
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Octopus facts: 5 incredible tidbits you didn't know about the cephalopod
The Conversation, Erin Spencer and Yannis Papastamatiou
Science
Can restaurant menus help diners choose climate-friendly meals?
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Scientists stared into the center of the Milky Way — here’s what they found
Claire Cameron
Science
Watch: Shocking footage shows 2 North Carolina homes claimed by rising seas
Jennifer Walter
Science
Summer 2022: 3 U.S. states are most at risk for extreme temperature increases
Jennifer Walter
Innovation
F-150 Lightning Review: Why it’s the most important EV ever made
Jordan Golson
Science
NASA images reveal a man-made scar in the Amazon so big you can see it from space
Pritam Das, Faisal Hossain, Hörður Bragi Helgason, Shahzaib Khan and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Studies linking nature to better mental health focus on wealthy nations — here's why that's a huge problem
Nick Keppler
Science
NASA’s plan to put humans back on the Moon hits yet another snag
Claire Cameron
Culture
You get less sleep than a chimp — and there's an evolutionary reason why
Elizabeth Preston and Knowable Magazine
Culture
Studio Ghibli films have a subversive message hiding in plain sight
Yuan Pan and The Conversation
Science
New technology could reveal how ancient humans lived 300,000 years ago
Paul Pettitt, Alistair Pike and The Conversation
Science
Look: A vast reservoir of water has been hiding under Antarctic ice, researchers confirm
Jennifer Walter
Science
Webb Telescope alignment and more: Understand the world through 7 images
Robin Bea
Science
Ancient Indigenous oyster fishing practices could save coastal ecosystems, study finds
Jennifer Walter
Mind and Body
How do you know if you have had Covid-19? One test may have the answer
Claire Cameron
Science
India's heatwaves: These maps put South Asia's scorching temperatures in perspective
Jennifer Walter
Innovation
This radical architecture style could make future cities good for your health
Claire Cameron
Innovation
Toyota bZ4X review: Price, range, specs, interior, and one innovative feature
Jordan Golson
Science
Disease-causing parasites could be hitching a ride to the beach on microplastics
Emma Zhang, Karen Shapiro and The Conversation
Science
The grittiest superhero movie on HBO Max reveals a real looming disaster
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
1 in 5 reptile species is now endangered — here's why that matters so much
Elana Spivack
Science
Axiom Mission 1 splashdown and more: Understand the world through 8 images
Robin Bea
Science
How one architect’s radical ideas about nature changed American cities forever
Maddie Bender
Innovation
Why Apple’s Steve Wozniak’s paradoxical plan to solve space junk just might work
Peter Ward
Science
Why there's still hope for stopping the worst consequences of climate change
Robert Lempert, Elisabeth Gilmore and The Conversation
Science
A creature once worshipped as a god could soon return to the U.S. Southwest
John Koprowski, Ganesh Marin and The Conversation
Science
Eco-friendly air conditioners are possible — here’s how future cities can keep cool
Saugat Bolakhe and Knowable Magazine
Science
There’s a hot debate raging over a controversial climate solution — but could it work?
Claire Cameron
Science
Bill Gates is funding a controversial climate fix that could save the Earth — or doom it
Alexis Schwartz
Science
Hubble Telescope anniversary and more: Understand the world through 9 images
Robin Bea
Science
Can humans save the Earth?
Claire Cameron
Science
How to Save the Earth: Earth Day 2022
Jake Kleinman
Science
Look: 8 animals will flourish thanks to the largest wildlife corridor in the world
Jennifer Walter
Science
This 186-year-old artifact is crumbling at the bottom of the ocean
Ashley Bardhan
Innovation
Bird-killing wind turbines could be replaced by giant high-tech kites — but there’s a catch
Knowable Magazine and Kurt Kleiner
Culture
45 surprising things that make a big impact on how good your home looks
Olivia Bowman
Science
Look: Deteriorated remains of a 186-year-old whaling ship found in the Gulf of Mexico
Jennifer Walter
Science
Where and when did humans evolve? New climate data may reveal the answer
Tara Yarlagadda
Mind and Body
Zika discovery: One plausible mutation could make the virus more dangerous
Katie MacBride
Science
Watch: Rare footage captures a day in the life of a wild wolf
Jennifer Walter
Science
Size does matter — if you are a naked mole-rat
Ashley Bardhan