As the climate crisis continues to worsen, newer studies are finding that beavers play a vital role in dampening its effects, especially in areas prone to fire, drought, and even heat waves.
A Q&A with development economist Charles Kenny.
Coral reefs can protect coastal cities from deadly floods, if only we keep them alive.
The US is spending millions to explore a surprising source of untapped power.
Putin is violating a surprisingly powerful international law, and other nations are punishing him accordingly.
A new — and surprising — bipartisan coalition is taking shape around one of the country’s most controversial issues.
A collaboration between GM and PG&E will test-drive powering homes with EV batteries during blackouts.
A new report finds that, for all its flaws, the Covid-19 vaccination rollout has been a historic win for humanity.
Workers are quitting their jobs to become their own bosses.
You’ll soon be able to get free N95 respirator masks from your local pharmacy or community health center.
Americans have an incredible new opportunity to do good. The Biden administration has begun allowing private citizens to sponsor Afghan refugees looking to start a new life in the US.
The global vaccination initiative has faced setbacks. Could a recent surge in doses foretell a better year ahead?