Titan Has Even More in Common With Earth Than We Thought

Using Cassini images, researchers were able to fully map the moon's surface.

January 19, 2018

Is Facebook’s Overhaul Actually Good for You? For Journalism? For Anyone?

We need to have a serious talk. Now.

January 19, 2018

Algorithms Are No Better at Predicting Repeat Offenders Than Inexperienced Humans

This is telling.

January 19, 2018

Futurism’s First Annual Fake Science News Awards

We're awarding those who are guilty of unrelenting bias.

January 19, 2018

How Much Warming Can We Really Expect Once We Stabilize Climate Change?

A new study offers fresh insights.

January 19, 2018

Compact Nuclear Fission Reactors Could One Day Power Our Martian Colonies

Initial tests show that a 1-kilowatt and a 10-kilowatt model are viable.

January 19, 2018

As SpaceX and Boeing Jockey to Land on Mars, Other Companies Eye Lunar Exploration

"Our vision is really to expand Earth's economic and social sphere to include the moon."

January 19, 2018

Scientists Inch Closer to Detecting Cancers With a Blood Test

Once fully developed, the test could drastically improve early diagnosis.

January 19, 2018

Swapping Coal for Wood Is Bad for the Climate, and the EU Is Falling for It

Biofuel sourcing will do more damage in the short-term, a new study confirms.

January 19, 2018

An Unlikely New Ally Has Emerged in the Fight Against Pollution in Water

It absorbs up to 74 percent of its dry weight in lead in only 22 hours.

January 19, 2018

Accidental Discovery Could Wipe Out One of Bees’ Worst Enemies

Is lithium chloride the answer?

January 19, 2018

Carnivorous Plant-Inspired Nano Material Could be Worth Billions to the Shipping Industry

A new, environmentally-friendly coating could protect ships' hulls from plant and algae accumulation.

January 19, 2018

Fracking Is Among the Most Harmful Forms of Energy Production, Study Finds

It's also one of the least sustainable.

January 16, 2018

China Is the New World Leader in Renewable Energy

China is investing tens of billions of dollars in renewable energy around the world.

January 16, 2018

Chernobyl Is Being Transformed Into an Immense Renewable Energy Farm

A $1.54 million solar installation is giving Chernobyl a second life.

January 15, 2018

Rising Clouds Could Spell Disaster for the World’s Tropical Forests

Climate change threatens to remove the clouds from cloud forests.

January 13, 2018

Leaked Draft of Landmark Climate Change Report Pours Cold Water on 1.5°C Goal

The ambitious limit could be exceeded well before 2050.

January 13, 2018

Climate Change Is Acidifying Our Lakes and Rivers the Same Way It Does With Oceans

This is not just a problem in the ocean.

January 12, 2018

Denmark Breaks Own Record for Electricity Generated via Wind Power

Denmark harvested 43.4 percent of its electricity from wind power in 2017, beating its previous best from 2016.

January 12, 2018

The UK Prime Minister Is Working to End Plastic Litter by 2042

Theresa May is determined to end this problem.

January 12, 2018

The CDC Is Preparing for Nuclear War. Should You Prepare, Too?

The timing of this announcement is a bit troubling.

January 12, 2018

Yes, Some Predict Twice As Many Earthquakes in 2018. No, You Shouldn’t Worry.

Despite a recent report, it's not time to panic.

January 11, 2018
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