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Inside the country’s biggest nuclear power plant tear-down
Unbuilding an atomic giant.
Even as we use more gadgets, American energy consumption is dropping
More appliances? No problem.
A simple psychology study shows how our brains skip over what our eyes see
I'm looking through you.
Can we actually stop using fossil fuels?
Is it smart—or crazy stupid—to rely solely on wind, solar, and hydro?
Why can’t we decide what to do about nuclear energy?
Build them up? Or tear them down?
How do fireflies power their blinking butts?
The bioluminescent dating game going on in your backyard.
These watches find plenty of power without lithium-ion batteries
Not everyone wants a smartphone on their wrist. These classic watches can help.
Six precious substances worth more than their weight in gold
And how their value changed over time.
Peeing for astronauts, a DIY breast reconstruction, and other tales from the field
Stories from the coolest day jobs in the world.
The latest crop of electric bikes is ready to propel you across any terrain
Save some sweat equity with these pedal-assisted electric bikes.