Reading Time: 4 minutes A dog’s sense of smell is one of the great marvels of nature. It not only allows them to detect bombs or drugs but even cancer deep inside the human body.
Reading Time: 2 minutes A man with a seemingly hopeless spinal injury is walking today, thanks to experimental therapy — using stem cells derived from the fat in his own belly.
Reading Time: 2 minutes If the cold weather makes it harder for you to argue with climate change deniers about the existence of global warming, this story is for you.
Reading Time: 4 minutes When rising temperatures and sea levels displace tens of millions of people in the near future, will these climate refugees be welcomed elsewhere or met with hostility? Here is a preview of what’s to come.
Reading Time: 3 minutes A chronic kidney condition spreading rapidly has been blamed on rising temperatures.
Reading Time: 3 minutes For decades, PFAS Chemicals — used in making firefighting foam, non-stick pans, and fabric protectants — have been seeping into groundwater, rivers, lakes, and even into our bodies. Now what?
Reading Time: 3 minutes Stunning facts about elephants, revealing great intelligence and depth of feeling, and videos showing them reacting to music as humans do. Elephants got rhythm!
Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s raining (micro)plastic! With scientists reporting higher plastic counts in rain all over the world, the tiny microfibers are quickly becoming a big problem.
Reading Time: 17 minutes A close look at what set off the Ferguson riots five years ago, and a closer look at the long-term abuse and predation the police subjected black citizens to every day.
Reading Time: 3 minutes You have to see it to believe it! A bird that boogies with skill, invention, and exuberance.