When it comes to nuclear power, one word in particular instills fear: meltdown. But what is a meltdown? Can one be avoided?
Insect conservation can be a tough sell. Lots of people simply don’t like bugs, and an endangered bug simply doesn’t pull on the heart strings.
Recently, the mountaineering community has been abuzz with the news that Mount Everest’s eponymous Hillary Step may have ...
The problems of plastic in the environment are well documented. Researchers may have a solution to our problem: the common wax worm.
Research shows that negative messaging is not the most effective way forward.
The rate of photosynthesis has increased dramatically over the past century. Plants have been shielding us from some of the effects of climate change.
The Mediterranean island nation of Malta is the scene of migratory bird massacres twice a year. Why do they continue to do it?
The man who formed the first Audubon Society was educated by Audubon's widow and found a way to unite men and women in the conservation movement.
Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon increased sharply in 2016. The government must take steps to protect the world’s largest rain forest.
A new solar process utilizing nanoparticles has to potential to nearly double the energy output per unit area of solar panels.