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It Was 100 Degrees in Siberia Today. Yes, That Siberia

A freak heatwave has been scorching most of the Arctic for weeks now, but it broke records Saturday when...

The Climate Case for the Four-Day Work Week

Jacinda Ardern has won a lot of rightful praise for New Zealand's handling of the coronavirus pandemic. The nation...

Genius Bees Force Plants to Bloom by Biting Them

Bumblebees need pollen from flowers to survive. But increasingly, the creatures are waking up earlier in the year when...

Asian Giant Hornets Appear for the First Time in the U.S.

Hey 2020, can you chill for, like, five minutes?Now on top of a literal pandemic and nearly unparalleled global...

What the ‘Humans Are the Virus’ Meme Gets So Wrong

There's been a thinking burbling around certain corners of the internet that the coronavirus is good, actually. That it's...

A Tragic Scene: Farmers Dumping Milk Because

In recent days, social media has been abuzz over photos of large trucks dumping milk, which seems astonishing since...

Coronavirus Slashed Global Air Pollution. This Interactive Map Shows How

The covid-19 pandemic has changed the world, grinding to a halt increasingly large geographic areas and portions of the economy in an effort to...

Pablo Escobar’s Cocaine Hippos Are Filling Ecosystem Roles in Colombia That...

Generally speaking, scientists are not down with Pablo Escobar's hippos.When the Colombian national police assassinated the cocaine kingpin in...

RuPaul Has a Fracking Empire on His Wyoming Ranch

As if we needed any more evidence that the world is a psychedelic hellscape, RuPaul-- and his husband are making money...

A Newly Discovered Deep-Sea Coral Garden Could Unlock the Ocean’s Secrets

Australia's most famous coral resides on its Pacific coast. The Great Barrier Reef is amazing, to be sure, and a bellwether of how climate...