Our editors scrounged up some truly bizarre facts.
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How a mild-mannered children's celebrity plans to save science in America—or go down swinging.
The race to stop a killer, using acoustic monitoring and pheromone traps
Any face. Even on a trash can.
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The legendary urban planning game has a lot to say about the way our societies affect the environment. And the newest edition says one thing in particular.
"Transient electronics" could deliver drugs, monitor buildings and more. Could they be an eco-friendly solution for obsolescent tech?
Growing kale and tilapia--and brewing beer--in an abandoned stretch of Chicago
Our dependence on big systems--big oil, big coal--steers us away from little ones, such as biofuel made from garbage, that are transforming communities in other countries
Conceptual shelters that will protect us all from the perils of our rapidly changing environment: rising waters, extreme heat, rampant pollution and overpopulation
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Drilling a geothermal well to help cool and heat the dream home
Welcome to the wonderful world of compost toilet tech
Will Marc Norman's secret ice recipe set speed skating records in Salt Lake City?
After a study uncovered PFAS in compost, regulators in Washington moved to ban this class of synthetic compounds.
Misleading labels and life cycle studies make for a messy story.
Organic waste doesn't belong in a landfill. Use this kit to turn it into mulch your plants will devour.
And it doesn't have to smell.
The first nose-friendly indoor composter reaches the U.S.