How a fiction novelist has chosen optimism when writing about climate change
More people feast on weeds in the city than you think — dodging dog pee, tainted soil and poison plants. What could go wrong?
How Nicole Davi reads climate history in Mongolian tree rings
Kerissa Battle’s enthusiasm for nature is contagious. She’s getting New Yorkers outdoors to track climate change
The American Museum of Natural History’s preparators bring science to life
Ridding the seas of lionfish, one taco at a time
One astronomer thinks failed stars will help us understand the origins of celestial objects
The high-tech, digital birders can be used to study avian migrations
It’s a big problem for the fish living in it.
Well-intentioned recyclers are trying to keep tons of clothing out of landfills. It’s not enough
Shock therapy saves lives—and more people could benefit, experts say
Lessons from approaching Day Zero in Cape Town
Or, how I came to believe in the regulation change that keeps me eating delicious dairy products without fear.
Saturn orbiter Cassini traveled nearly 5 billion miles on less than four tons of fuel
And there’s no way for you to know when it will start