Reading Time: 4 minutes Hong Kong, a city about the same size as New York, has successfully contained the coronavirus without the need for lockdowns. One important reason for Hong Kong’s success offers valuable lessons for citizens battling the virus elsewhere.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The pandemic may not produce herd immunity to the coronavirus, but maybe it will to some toxic ideas.
Reading Time: 2 minutes The bad news about Greenland’s ice loss has just got even worse. Blame it on mischief by blue skies all day long.
Reading Time: < 1 minute President Donald Trump has benefited financially from foreign governments, political campaigns, and even the Secret Service using his hotels. Now he wants to get his hands on taxpayer money directly.
Reading Time: 4 minutes A new device could open more areas to wind production by using stationary airfoils instead of twirling turbines.
Reading Time: 18 minutes A look inside the current oil market meltdown and how it will impact climate change and global energy markets for years to come.
Reading Time: 3 minutes COVID-19 is forcing more states to make voting easier, but the GOP seems to be trying to counteract their efforts with a massive voter roll purge in Democratic strongholds.
Reading Time: 6 minutes The daughter of the late Uzbek dictator finds out there are some things that even she cannot get away with.
Reading Time: 6 minutes A publicity stunt by the lead singer of a popular band led Norway to become the world’s electric-vehicle leader.
Reading Time: 12 minutes On its 50th anniversary, one of Earth Day’s co-founders tells the fascinating story of how the movement began, the changes it triggered, and why it is still relevant half a century later.