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New Footage Shows Just How Alarmingly Fast an Arctic Island Is...

As temperatures skyrocket at the top of the world, coastlines are thawing and disintegrating into the ocean. While we think of this as a...

Why Is It Raining so Much This Year?

The atmosphere has been heaving rain at the eastern U.S. like kids lob water balloons at a water fight. The never-ending barrage of rain...

Boaty McBoatface Just Helped Solve a Deep-Sea Mystery

The internet was a purer place in 2016, and there's no more perfect distillation of that truth than the spontaneous, crowdsourced effort to name...

Noise Pollution Could Be Setting Students of Color Up to Fail

When kids are in school, they need a fair amount of peace and quiet to succeed. Literally. Noise is a health hazard, according to...

Tree Believed to Have Inspired Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax Has Died

Theodor Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss) once wrote his popular children's books atop Mount Soledad in San Diego, California. From there, he could see a...

Seals With Sensors Help Solve the Mystery of Antarctica’s Giant Sea...

Scientists studying the vast, remote waters encircling Antarctica frequently enlist the help of elephant seals, sticking sensors on their heads that collect data on...

That Study About the Health Benefits of Nature Comes With an...

On Thursday, a new study in Scientific Reports found just two hours a week spent in nature can help improve a person's health and...

Why Did Michigan Just Drop All Charges in the Flint Water...

The people of Flint, Michigan, deserve justice. More than five years ago, the city switched its water source and exposed nearly 100,000 residents to...

Scientists Just Installed the World’s Highest Weather Station in Mount Everest’s...

Scientists announced on Thursday that they successfully installed five automated stations, including the highest weather station in world, on Mount Everest's flank. At 27,658...

I Tried to Get Plastic Out of My Beauty Routine

I love makeup. The ugly truth, however, is that makeup is helping ruin the planet. Take a look at your makeup bag. What do...