The New York Times, Climate Newsletter 

One thing we can do: Switch Light Bulbs

What if we all ate a bit less meat?

How to buy carbon offsets

One thing you can do: Opt for the carwash

One thing you can do: Rethink the roses

One thing you can do: Choose winter produce wisely

One thing you can do: Use the dishwasher

Texas Climate News

Yes, Texas summers really are hotter, more humid today than 40 years ago


Vitamins for Kids Are Unnecessary, Expensive, and Potentially Harmful

From Asthma to Eczema, 8 Health Problems That Peak in Summer

Discover Magazine

This Gut Bacteria Makes People Drunk Without Drinking—And Causes Liver Disease

Study Finds Air Pollution Particles Can Get Inside the Placenta

Audubon Magazine

North America Has Lost More Than 1 in 4 Birds in the Last 50 Years, New Study Says

Seabird Experts Turn to Algorithms to Help Keep Fishing Boats in Line

These Photos Reveal the Pollination Secrets of Florida’s Most Elusive Flower

These Birds of Prey Have Eyes in the Backs of their Heads

Lead Ammo, the Top Threat to Condors, Is Now Outlawed in California

Sooty Tern Vomit Tells a Worrisome Story

Did Crows Actually Make These Gifts for the Human Who Feeds Them?

A Birder’s Workout Guide for Preventing Warbler Neck

When David Sibley is your Art Teacher

Rude: Kingfishers, Grebes, and Gulls Are Among the Internet’s Least Popular Birds

Nuthatches Take Up Nannying When There’s a Shortage of Mates

How birds Are Helping Scientists Reimagine a Feathered T. Rex

The National Parks Have a Diversity Problem. This Couple Has been Working for 20 Years to Fix It.

Hummingbirds Shake Their Tail Feathers to Generate High-Pitched Sounds

The Golden-cheeked Warbler Is Still Endangered, Federal Judge Rules

Puffins Amp Up Their Sex Appeal With Glowing Beaks

Confirmed: Two Endangered Seabirds Have Been Rediscovered on Oahu

Guardians of the Grebes

In Alaska, Starving Seabirds and Empty Colonies Signal a Broken Ecosystem

¿Comó se llama? How Birds Get Their Spanish Names

Court Orders EPA to Ban Pesticide Harmful to Children and Birds Within 60 Days

Piping Plovers Nest in Toronto’s Shadow for First Time in 84 Years

Here’s Why This Mama Merganser Has More Than 50 Ducklings

The Origins of Hummingbirds Are Still a Major Mystery

How One Audubon Chapter Is Partnering With Schools to Get Kids Outside

Why Some Songbirds Kick Their Chicks Out Before They Can Fly

Video: Watch (and Hear) Two Bitterns Getting Weird in a Rice Field

What a Fateful Expedition to Alaska 100 Years Ago Can Teach Us Today

Neat! Stick Insects Can Survive Being Eaten by Birds

Once a Polluted Mess, Now a Healthy Riverside Park

Popular Science

The fastest animal for its body size probably isn’t what you’d expect

How 3D technology is revolutionizing face transplants

In 2018, Alaska’s Bering Sea was all out of whack

The inventors of the polar bear treadmill are back with a new scientific contraption

Megapixels: Two stars in a fight to the death

We need to talk about extreme weather

How to shovel snow safely

This weekend’s comet will be the brightest of the year

The medical community is finally realizing the uterus is more than a ‘baby house’

How to get rid of lice

Megapixels: Watch NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft zoom in on its asteroid target

Mosquito-trapping balloons could help us understand one of the world’s deadliest diseases

These spiders make protein-packed milk for their young

Science stories to save you from awkward Thanksgiving conversations

The best way to deal with fall leaves

A science-loving lady could head the next House Science Committee

Do we need an opioid 1,000 times more powerful than morphine? The FDA thinks so.

Megapixels: This strange creature isn’t a spider or a dog, but it sure looks like both

Whoa, dinosaur eggs looked more dope than we thought

These dogs know you have malaria before you do

Megapixels: Spooky animal x-rays are exactly as cool as you’d imagine

Did a giant bird really eat a neanderthal child?

Megapixels: This geometric iceberg will soothe your soul

Lavender might actually help you relax

When and how did dinosaurs go extinct?

The smaller the city, the bigger the flu epidemic

Some hummingbirds hit notes so high, only dogs could hear them

Why erectile dysfunction meds can have serious side effects

What you should know about the new climate change report

The toxins of our past still threaten the future of killer whales

This year’s Nobel Prize in chemistry ‘rewards a revolution based on evolution’

Megapixels: A moth drinks tears from a bird’s eye

Weedkiller weakens bees by messing with their microbiomes

How alcohol does—and doesn’t—affect your memory

Donated organs rarely spread disease, thanks to these protocols

We already know air pollution hurts your heart—and it might also hurt your brain

Humans are natural runners—and this ancient gene mutation might have helped


Podcast: Dog cloning, explained

Video: Saving slow lorises using DNA

A guide to cervical cancer screenings at every age

What pushes a major city to the brink of running out of water?

Scuttleship Farm (Video)

Alaskans take to the seas to fight climate change

Size isn’t the only thing that matters during an earthquake

Climate detectives use kauri tree clues to uncover secrets from Antarctica


Astronaut Blood May Not Act Weird in Space After All