Isabella’s Recent Stories
Science Feb 12How the next generation of nuclear reactors could be smaller, greener and safer
Small modular reactors, or SMRs, are part of a new generation of advanced nuclear technology that could potentially play a role in increasing the United States' supply of carbon-neutral energy. But these reactors have yet to be approved by the…
Science Feb 12WATCH: Astronaut Christina Koch discusses her record-long spaceflight
Watch astronaut Christina Koch discuss her record-breaking 328 day space walk for the first time from NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
Science Jan 22‘Forever chemicals’ found in drinking water in dozens of cities
Researchers sampled drinking water at more than 40 locations in 31 states between May and December of 2019.
Health Jan 10The House just voted to regulate PFAS. Here’s what you need to know
The U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill Friday that would set a deadline for the EPA to implement a national drinking water standard for chemicals known as PFAS.
Science Dec 273 major moments from the ‘golden’ decade of black holes
Astrophysicists say we’re living in “a golden age of black holes.” To help illustrate why, here are three decade-defining advancements in the ongoing effort to unravel these cosmic wonders.
Health Dec 16Why your cosmetics don’t have to be tested for safety
The regulations that guarantee the safety of cosmetic products you use everyday haven’t been updated since 1938.