Taber MacCallum helps hazmat divers safely explore contaminated waters
A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
As climate change intensifies, architects, designers, and scientists are devising better ways to deal with almost anything nature throws our way.
Scientists have yet to agree on the scope of the disaster
Clairvoyant cephalopod Paul also chooses Spain over the Dutch
In the eye of the storm
The banana as we know it is on a crash course toward extinction. For scientists, the battle to resuscitate the world's favorite fruit has begun--a race against time that just may be too late to win
Some methods that people have suggested for preventing, or stopping, a hurricane--and why they might not work
From harvesting energy to building networks, nature has been solving problems for billions of years longer than humans have
Science fiction authors Ann Leckie and Mary Robinette Kowal, who contributed to our Dispatches From The Future special issue, have just won Hugo Awards.
A cartoonist and a climate scientist teamed up on a new book.
Last May, a massive tornado leveled Joplin, Missouri. Was it chance, or a warning of things to come?
Houston's record-breaking rain can be traced back to atmospheric changes.
The first color photo of Pluto, a warm-blooded fish, and much more
Why just rebuild the Crescent City when we can reinvent it? Here, the complete plan for riding out a category-5 storm
Talking it out could make us less vulnerable.
The nation's satellites document environmental threats around the globe. So why is the future of earth observation in peril?
As the first potentially deadly hurricane of the season nears the Gulf Coast, government employees are working around the clock to monitor it and issue warnings. And they're doing it for free, because of the government shutdown.
The corpse of Hugo Chavez is on display for a week.
With brutal hurricanes on the rise, scientists turn to far-out technologies to fight them off