0.3% of mid-Atlantic ocean off the US coast is protected

"A lot of work needs to be done, and quickly, to significantly expand marine protection in vast areas of the US waters that have been largely neglected."

Gregory Filiano-Stony Brook • futurity
yesterday ~6 min

‘Polypharmacy’ puts older cancer patients at risk

For people with cancer, "polypharmacy," or the concurrent use of multiple medications, can lead to harmful drug interactions, according to a new study.

Leslie Orr-Rochester • futurity
yesterday ~6 min


Combo immunotherapy slows down liver cancer in mice

A combination immunotherapy significantly slowed liver cancer growth and enhanced the strength of tumor-attacking T cells in mice, researchers say.

Eric Maze-Missouri • futurity
yesterday ~4 min

Hunga volcano generated incredible atmospheric waves

The Hunga volcano set off incredible atmospheric waves, the strongest recorded from a volcano since Krakatau erupted in 1883.

Harrison Tasoff-UC Santa Barbara • futurity
yesterday ~8 min

Buffalo shooting adds to rise of hate crimes in the US

An expert explains the rising number of hate crimes in the US as well as white nationalist violence after the recent mass shooting in Buffalo, New York.

Sharon Driscoll-Stanford • futurity
yesterday ~8 min

When smokers switch to e-cigs, other healthier choices may follow

Adult smokers who switched to e-cigarettes by age 39 reported more exercise, more social engagement, and overall better health.

Kim Eckart-Washington • futurity
yesterday ~6 min

Hunga volcano generated incredible atmospheric waves

The Hunga volcano set off incredible atmospheric waves, the strongest recorded from a volcano since Krakatau erupted in 1883.

Harrison Tasoff-UC Santa Barbara • futurity
yesterday ~8 min

What should parents know about hepatitis in kids?

More than 100 cases of severe hepatitis in healthy children have been reported in the US. But don't panic. An expert offers tips on what to look for.

Carrie MacMillan-Yale • futurity
May 18, 2022 ~6 min


How antisemitism spreads online and what you can do

In a new book, experts dig into how social media platforms help to fuel rising antisemitism in the United States and around the world.

Lawrence Goodman-Brandeis • futurity
May 18, 2022 ~11 min

Hidden lake may reveal what Antarctica was like before it froze

A newly discovered city-size lake might contain a history of the world's largest ice sheet in East Antarctica since its earliest beginnings.

Constantino Panagopulos-UT Austin • futurity
May 18, 2022 ~6 min

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