Detailed satellite images reveal the web of connections that sustain life on Earth.
Together, all the cars on Earth would leave quite the pile of carbon behind—every day.
We’ve counted down our ten most-read articles of 2019 and found that health and medicine, physics—and of course animals—were fan-favorite topics this year.
Black holes, gene editing, and quantum computing wowed us—while new climate findings and racial bias in medicine brought renewed urgency.
Paleontologist Kirk Johnson explores the dynamic history—and future—of ice at the poles.
A glimpse into the lives of the MOSAiC mission’s polar bear guards—and the powerful predators they watch for.
New research quantifies the fire risks of eight species of invasive grass.
Researchers used artificial intelligence to reevaluate elevations vulnerable to rising sea levels.