This easy-to-make holiday gift topper is sure to be a blockbuster hit.
A reader wonders if there’s anything to be done with old movie film. Umbra’s response is worthy of an Oscar.
The winter tourism industry is set to contract by $2 billion as temperatures climb.
Researchers at the University of Washington want to replace the humble cocksheath with a space-age nano-fabric that's actually woven out of medication.
Introducing our theme for December: how a Grist editor's "no presents this year" letter sparked a wave of holiday-season rethinking.
Last year, 100 pedestrians and 24 bicyclists were killed in traffic-related accidents.
The Times' graphic description of the fire at a Bangladeshi clothing manufacturer is a graphic depiction of externalized costs.
In which our hapless hero does his best to get himself out of the hole he dug when he asked, in front of all the world, that friends and family give his kids nothing for Christmas.
Do the holidays have you feeling frazzled? Check out Umbra's guide on how to streamline your life and still enjoy the heck out of it.