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What you need to know about the heatwave and drought scorching the western US
For many states, summer is off to a historically hot and dry start.
What makes a sunscreen ‘reef-safe’?
Not all sunscreens, even environmentally-friendly ones, are created equal.
How to prevent your window AC unit from falling out, and other cool tips
It's time to get that air conditioner going again.
The coolest science-themed destinations in all 50 states
Find an amazing vacation spot no matter where you live.
Why some bees and wasps are more likely to sting you
Not all bees and wasps can sting.
Beat the heat by building your own slip and slide
Laugh, splash, and slide your way to a cool day.
The 4 body parts you’re probably forgetting to protect from the sun
Sunscreen, hats, and sunglasses are your best defense.
The best (and worst) beverages to sip when you’re dehydrated
A guide to what to drink to stay cool this summer.
Stay cool this summer by making the right wardrobe choices
The first step is to look for thin and airy clothing.
Build a garden that’ll have pollinators buzzin’
Transform your outdoor space into a thriving pollinator destination.