#Science

  • Article: This 8-Year-Old Mexican Girl Won a Prize for Making a Solar Heater From Recycled Objects
    Environment

    This 8-Year-Old Mexican Girl Won a Prize for Making a Solar Heater From Recycled Objects

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|March 5, 2018

    She’s been an inventor since age four. Read more

  • Article: The SpaceX Launch Was Actually Really Bad for the Environment
    Environment

    The SpaceX Launch Was Actually Really Bad for the Environment

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 8, 2018

    Is outer space destined for inequality? Read more

  • Article: Blood Test for Cancer Is ‘Enormously Exciting’ Breakthrough, Say Scientists
    Health

    Blood Test for Cancer Is ‘Enormously Exciting’ Breakthrough, Say Scientists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 19, 2018

    It has the potential to revolutionise how cancer is detected at the early stages. Read more

  • Article: EU Microwaves Use as Much Energy as 7 Million Cars, Study Shows
    Environment

    EU Microwaves Use as Much Energy as 7 Million Cars, Study Shows

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2018

    Instant ramen and mac-and-cheese and more costly than you thought. Read more

  • Article: Women Really Are Tougher Than Men. Science Just Confirmed It
    Girls & Women

    Women Really Are Tougher Than Men. Science Just Confirmed It

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 15, 2018

    Hey humans. It’s time to woman up. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Warn That the Arctic Might Not Be the Arctic for Very Long
    Environment

    Scientists Warn That the Arctic Might Not Be the Arctic for Very Long

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 12, 2018

    The “Arctic shows no sign of returning to reliably frozen region of recent past decades.” Read more

  • Article: Huge Ocean ‘Dead Zones' Have Quadrupled in Size Since the 1950s
    Environment

    Huge Ocean ‘Dead Zones' Have Quadrupled in Size Since the 1950s

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 5, 2018

    They’ve grown by an area roughly the size of the European Union. Read more

  • Article: Chocolate Could Vanish in 30 Years Because of Climate Change
    Food & Hunger

    Chocolate Could Vanish in 30 Years Because of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 2, 2018

    But GMO technology could be a solution. Read more