#Science

  • Article: A Devastating Drought in South America Was Caused by an Unusual Wave Halfway Around the World
    Environment

    A Devastating Drought in South America Was Caused by an Unusual Wave Halfway Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 9, 2019

    But new research could help countries better future droughts. Read more

  • Article: Planting Trees Could Be the Best Way to Fight Climate Change, Scientists Say
    Environment

    Planting Trees Could Be the Best Way to Fight Climate Change, Scientists Say

    July 5, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The tropics lost 12 million hectares (29 million acres) of tree cover in 2018. Read more

  • Article: These Researchers Are Using Artificial Intelligence to Make a 'Turbocharged' Flu Vaccine
    Health

    These Researchers Are Using Artificial Intelligence to Make a 'Turbocharged' Flu Vaccine

    By Madeleine Keck|July 4, 2019

    The drug is about to begin a 12-month clinical trial in the United States. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Cured HIV in Mice. They Say a Human Cure Could Be Next.
    Health

    Scientists Cured HIV in Mice. They Say a Human Cure Could Be Next.

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|July 3, 2019

    Scientists used gene-editing technology to cure the mice. Read more

  • Article: Your Old Solar Eclipse Glasses Are Helping Kids in South America and Asia Learn About Science
    Education

    Your Old Solar Eclipse Glasses Are Helping Kids in South America and Asia Learn About Science

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 1, 2019

    The special glasses allow underprivileged students to witness science right in front of their eyes. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Have Discovered Fresh Water Hidden Underneath the North Atlantic Ocean
    Water & Sanitation

    Scientists Have Discovered Fresh Water Hidden Underneath the North Atlantic Ocean

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|June 25, 2019

    The latest discovery could be a potential fresh water source. Read more

  • Article: Love Island: 7 Pick-Up Lines for Our Favourite Vaccine Scientist
    Health

    Love Island: 7 Pick-Up Lines for Our Favourite Vaccine Scientist

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 13, 2019

    Yewande Bialaa: Love Island contestant, “terrible flirt” — and vaccine scientist. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Just Discovered How to Kill Malaria Mosquitoes With Spider Venom
    Health

    Scientists Just Discovered How to Kill Malaria Mosquitoes With Spider Venom

    By Daniele Selby|May 31, 2019

    "The results are very good. This could save many lives." Read more