When dinosaurs ruled the land, pterosaurs occupied the skies. Now we know they had feathers, suggesting plumage has a much deeper history than we had thought
Our oceans are full of microplastics and unnatural swarms of jellyfish. Could these beautiful animals possess a secret weapon to help clean up the environment?
Satellite imagery of penguin poop is helping scientists see how climate change affects the birds' diet and the food chain more broadly.
In rural Peru, a chunk of rock made landfall with a tremendous blast. Meteorite hunters rushed to get a piece of the action. Then things got weird.
A Dutch couple is traversing Antarctica in their Solar Voyager, which they 3-D printed from upcycled plastic and power with 10 solar panels.
The discovery that metabolic rate affects the longevity of not just organisms but also species is intriguing. Could this work for humans too?
You probably know that ditching meat from your diet is healthier and better for the planet. But what if it were better for your wallet? Or schedule?
Researchers in Australia have invented a new typeface with features designed to boost focus and learning.
In the battle to save resources as vital as coral, researchers increasingly face a world where scholarly thought is blown away by the need for urgent action
Plastic waste threatens a wide range of ecosystems all over the planet. But innovative ways of making, reusing and recycling plastic are set to change our relationship with this extraordinary material