Science

separation anxiety

Watch the ever-growing rift in Antarctica’s fourth biggest ice shelf

The crack now stretches more than 100 miles in length.

reading the signs

On Sunday, hundreds of scientists took a break from doing science to rally in support of it.

Messages on nerdy signs included “Scientists are wicked smaht” and “If you’re not part of the solution, you’re part of the precipitate.”

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The future will be battery-powered

Inside the high-stakes race to build a better energy storage device.

Coders to the rescue for NASA’s Earth science data

They’re archiving data and keeping track of what’s being removed.

Jam the courts, blow the whistles, shut down the kitchen: Here are The Resistance’s latest strategies

People are calling out Trump and his administration in meaningful, productive ways all across the land.

fowl play

The Great Backyard Bird Count is losing feathers due to climate change.

This treasured American pastime has opened a climatic can of worms.

Erode goes ever on and on

Rising seas aren’t the only threat to coastlines

Erosion will make the West Coast even more vulnerable as bigger storms batter shores.

Scott Pruitt is just as bad as Betsy Devos

So why has he gotten so little attention?

no rain delay

The dam truth: Climate change means more Lake Orovilles

California's climate has always been extreme, but this is ridiculous.