Recasting the iconic Carrington Event as just one of many superstorms in Earth’s past, scientists reveal the potential for even more massive, and potentially destructive, eruptions from the sun
yesterday • ~16 min
FDA panel recommends limiting Pfizer booster shots to Americans 65 and older, and those at high risk of severe COVID-19
An FDA panel has voted against recommending approval of a booster COVID-19 shot for the general population – disappointing some public health officials.
yesterday • ~6 min
Biden urges countries to slash methane emissions 30% – here's why it's crucial for protecting climate and health, and how it can pay for itself
A large amount of methane emissions come from natural gas infrastructure and landfills – all problems companies know how to fix.
yesterday • ~10 min
Are COVID-19 boosters ethical, with half the world waiting for a first shot? A bioethicist weighs in
Scientists debate the medical benefits of booster shots. But there’s another aspect to consider: bioethics.
yesterday • ~8 min
The mass-market computer pioneer leaves behind a legacy of accessible, far-sighted if not always successful products.
yesterday • ~7 min