And, worse -- mutations were seen in offspring born far from the radioactivity.
On Saturday, pollination enthusiasts across the country participated in The Great Bee Count to help scientists stay on top of dwindling honeybee and native bee populations.
A readers asks about disposing of unwanted ammunition. Umbra sets her sights on a solution.
An EPA effort to reduce the amount of lead in our water systems may inadvertently have made the problem worse in some cases.
No, seriously, we love California! Sorry about Prop 13.
Moving is stressful, and most of us deal with it by renting a ginormo truck, dumping our stuff in it (or bribing our buddies to dump our stuff in it), and hoping that nothing in our newspaper-packed boxes breaks. But …
Feeling the pressure of high gas prices? Umbra's pumped to show you how properly inflated tires save oil and money.
If you can’t make it beyond the first 30 seconds of wretched rap in this public service ad campaign, here’s the basic gist: It’s Aug. 9! Happy National Night! Now please, please save Singapore’s flagging population by putting your genitals …
The region in Inner Mongolia that provides critical, scarce resources for your technology has been heavily, broadly polluted.