One approach to dealing with unwanted plants and animals: Eat them.
Conservation has become a war, and park rangers and poachers are the soldiers.
Boeing was set to pass a meaningful milestone in spaceflight, but a glitch cut the mission short.
There is substantial but inconsistent evidence that as carbon-dioxide levels rise, they could affect human cognition.
This was supposed to be the year NASA astronauts launched into space from U.S. soil again.
Recycling scrap tires into synthetic turf was supposed to be an environmental win.
It’s underwater—and the consequences are unimaginable.
As UN climate negotiations faltered, bankers on Wall Street brought good news for the climate. What’s even happening?
To change the fate of the kittiwake, scientists are trying to model its world.
Male researchers are more likely than women to use novel and other flattering terms to promote their studies.
In one Colorado county, solar-energy-training classes are helping ease the transition from fossil fuels to renewables.
For nearly 30 years, America’s four biggest rail companies—which move the majority of the country’s coal—have spent millions to deny climate science and block climate policy.
His space company, Blue Origin, is on the verge of sending tourists just past the boundary of Earth.
Linguists now think our ancestors might have been chattering away for ages longer than they previously believed.
A phage that resists all forms of the antiviral defense known as CRISPR has an unusual means of survival.
States still aiming to meet U.S. climate commitments will reduce emissions 20 to 27 percent below their all-time high by 2025, a new report card shows.
How a staple of Korean cuisine became a flavor at California Pizza Kitchen
It’s surprisingly common for men to start losing entire chromosomes from blood cells as they age.
Before an evolutionary breakthrough, the tiny bones of ears were part of the jaw.
A spacecraft has finally gotten close enough to the sun to gather clues about some lingering questions.
It’s about to get lit on the International Space Station.
For the third year in a row, carbon emissions from fossil fuels have hit a record high.