#Science

  • Article: This Scientist Figured Out How to Turn Plastic Waste Into Fuel
    Finance & Innovation

    This Scientist Figured Out How to Turn Plastic Waste Into Fuel

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 10, 2018

    "The beauty of this process is that it's not very picky.” Read more

  • Article: This British Astronomer Just Donated £2.3M Prize Winnings to Help Minorities Become Scientists
    Girls & Women

    This British Astronomer Just Donated £2.3M Prize Winnings to Help Minorities Become Scientists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2018

    The same discovery was awarded the Nobel prize in 1974 — but it went to her male collaborators. Read more

  • Article: British Scientists Just Invented a Way to Make 'Unlimited Renewable Energy'
    Environment

    British Scientists Just Invented a Way to Make 'Unlimited Renewable Energy'

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 5, 2018

    It’s called "semi-artificial photosynthesis" — and it’s an awesome way to fight climate change. Read more

  • Article: Australian Scientists Awarded $50 Million Funding Boost to Fight Mosquito-Borne Diseases
    Health

    Australian Scientists Awarded $50 Million Funding Boost to Fight Mosquito-Borne Diseases

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 3, 2018

    The ability for mosquitoes to spread diseases to humans causes millions of deaths every year. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change's Latest Casualty: Cute, Tiny Puffins
    Environment

    Climate Change's Latest Casualty: Cute, Tiny Puffins

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 30, 2018

    The black-and-white birds have been endangered since 2015. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Just Found a Brilliant Way to Pull Carbon From the Atmosphere
    Environment

    Scientists Just Found a Brilliant Way to Pull Carbon From the Atmosphere

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 16, 2018

    This technology could play a key role in the fight against climate change. Read more

  • Article: The World Can Expect Even Hotter Heat Waves Over the Next 5 Years
    Environment

    The World Can Expect Even Hotter Heat Waves Over the Next 5 Years

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 15, 2018

    The oceans are expected to face the worst heating effects. Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Coral May Be Resistant to Global Warming, Scientists Say
    Environment

    Indonesian Coral May Be Resistant to Global Warming, Scientists Say

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Aug. 13, 2018

    It could teach us how to save reefs around the world. Read more