The British campaign Fishlove is pretty much what it sounds like: assorted naked celebrities expressing their love for the ocean's creatures, to raise awareness of overfishing.
Gerbils, not rats, may be responsible for the plague that wiped out half of Europe in the 1300's. If you've ever met one, this should not surprise you.
Celebrate the birthday of Svante Arrhenius, the guy who first figured out that all this fossil fuel burning might screw us over someday.
This is a handy new tool for scientists, and a mesmerizing screensaver for the rest of us.
Scientists ranked humanity's worst existential threats, and guess who's at the top of the list? Our old pal, extreme climate change.
Pulitzer-prize-winning composer John Luther Adams wrote an orchestral piece about ... sea-level rise. Here's what he thinks art can do for the environment.
In Alaska, once overfished sperm whales are striking back against fishermen by eating all of their fish. This is one whale's tale.
Scientists think they've found a new technology for pulling carbon from the air, and it looks like weird fish roe.
Here are three ways entrepreneurs are already planning to use the moon, from rocket fuel to rare elements.
We've devised the world's shortest survey to find out what kind of actions our readers are taking. You know you want to.