Category: Environment

Climate Change is Linked to Worsening Brain Diseases – New Study

Jo Adetunji at The Conversation: Climate change is making the symptoms of certain brain conditions…

NASA’s Voyager 1 Spacecraft Finally Phones Home After 5 Months of No Contact

Robert Lea at Space.com: NASA’s interstellar explorer Voyager 1 is finally communicating with ground control…

AI May Hold a Key to the Preservation of the Amazon Rainforest

Elliott Smith at MS LatAm: As the data and results from Guacamaya and PrevisIA continue…

Astronomers Discover 27,500 New Asteroids Lurking in Archival Images

By Jason Dorrier at Singularity Hub: In tandem with Google Cloud, the Asteroid Institute recently…

Future Pandemics Will Have the Same Human Causes as Ancient Outbreaks

Lessons from anthropology can help prevent them. Ron Barrett in The Conversation: The last pandemic…

Ten Bold Moves to Indonesia Becoming a Global Beacon for Decarbonization

Indonesia is the eighth-largest contributor to global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Therefore, its role in…

Cities and Homes Weren’t Built For This Climate

Rather than using concrete to channel away rainwater, it is best to work with nature to…

Why Science Needs Metaphor

Tasneem Zehra Husain in New Humanist: If science has a native tongue, it is mathematics. Equations…

How a NASA Probe Solved a Scorching Solar Mystery

Thomas Zurbuchen in Quanta: Our sun is the best-observed star in the entire universe. We…

Mother Trees and Socialist Forests: Is the ‘Wood-Wide Web’ a Fantasy?

Daniel Immerwahr in The Guardian: The German forester Peter Wohlleben’s surprise bestseller, The Hidden Life…

Why the Moon is Getting a New Time Zone

The US plans to land astronauts on the Moon in 2026, the first time since…

Plastic is Climate Change in a Bottle

Plastic Pollution and Climate Change Have Common Culprits – and Similar Solutions Nearly 200 countries…