Flooding isn't always destructive – it can be part of our toolkit for restoring ecosystems.
Nov. 25, 2020 • ~7 min
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How museums can reimagine themselves in the context of the climate crisis.
Nov. 18, 2020 • ~25 min
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Here are four ways adults can help kids work through their worries about the environment.
Nov. 16, 2020 • ~6 min
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The US response to COVID-19 highlighted myriad problems with its emergency preparedness approach. Here's what experts recommend instead.
Nov. 13, 2020 • ~6 min
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When the scientific establishment gets involved in partisan politics, surveys suggest, there are unintended consequences – especially for conservatives.
Nov. 12, 2020 • ~6 min
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Scientists have sequenced the "code of life" of species from almost every branch of the bird family tree.
Nov. 11, 2020 • ~3 min
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Oil field operations likely triggered earthquakes in California a few miles from the San Andreas Fault
California was thought to be an exception, a place where oil field operations and tectonic faults apparently coexisted without much problem. Not any more.
Nov. 10, 2020 • ~7 min
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Discovery could lead to new designs for improved and more sustainable materials inspired by nature.
Oct. 30, 2020 • ~5 min
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Nature is a promise of escape, a moment of relief and a relationship worth cherishing.
Oct. 30, 2020 • ~6 min
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Paleontologists have discovered fossil remains belonging to an enormous 'toothed' bird that lived for a period of about 60 million years after dinosaurs.
Oct. 27, 2020 • ~7 min
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