Don't worry -- it's just a thought experiment. For now.
A reader is eager to get a jump-start on his pasta by opening the hot-water tap -- but Umbra gives him a few heavy reasons to hold off.
In this competition based on biomimicry, new ideas for improving the food system draw inspiration from earthworms, ants, and mangrove trees.
The fight for Alaska's oil isn't over yet.
A new poll finds some encouraging numbers suggesting that "climate-conscious conservative" is not a contradiction in terms.
Brazil is now the first major developing country to pledge absolute reductions in emissions -- and for that, you can thank China.
Volkswagen isn't the only one with misleading emissions data.
The all-electric Model X has a bioweapon defense mode, "Back to the Future" doors, and a $130,000 price tag.
Bad weather conditions on Thwaites Glacier make it a dangerous place to visit, but we need more than satellite data to understand how it's melting.