Slate writer Phil Plait debunks the recent misinformation about melting ice and explains why you should care about climate change.
This Google Earth tour shows you where the blaze is burning — and what’s at stake.
Valley fever is hard to diagnose, even harder to treat, and potentially fatal — and the number of cases is rising dramatically.
A new study in Science links tremors near Midwest injection sites with huge quakes thousands of miles away.
The quaint seaside hamlet became a scene of devastation after gale-force winds abetted a fire that ultimately leveled over 100 homes.