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New DOE and NRC Agreement Will Lead to Faster Deployment and Licensing of U.S....

From The Office of Nuclear Energy Office of Nuclear Energy New DOE and NRC Agreement Will Lead to Faster Deployment and Licensing of U.S. Nuclear...

Recycled botanical garden in Seattle brings visitors decades of joy

When Wendy Morgan accepted a friend’s invitation to go see Elda Behm’s garden in the 1990s, she had no idea she would become...

Scotland bans plastic-stemmed cotton buds in bid to combat plastic pollution

Following backlash concerning plastic waste buildup in beaches and oceans, Scotland is now the first country in the United Kingdom to officially ban...

EEA reports poor air quality caused premature deaths of 400,000 Europeans in 2016

Coal-fired power plants, vehicle-clogged highways and fossil-fuel spewing factories have contributed to the growing European air pollution dilemma. Industries, households and vehicles all...

Elevated bamboo housing protects an Indian community from floods

After the catastrophic 2017 Northeast India floods ravaged the state of Assam, the nonprofit SEEDS (Sustainable Environment and Ecological Development Society) teamed up...

What is ASMR (and why does it feel so good?) | MNN

Millions of people are viewing YouTube videos of people whispering, crinkling bags and tapping on a variety of surfaces. The people who create this...

A former NASA scientist is convinced we already found life on Mars | MNN

Mars wasn't always the dry, dusty husk of a planet we know today. In fact, more than 3 billion years ago, it may have...

What is a stormquake? | MNN

Scientists have discovered that massive storms can cause seismic events on the ocean floor. These previously unknown phenomena can be as strong as...

Furious Farmers Defy Army Roadblocks in Dutch Anti-Green Protest

Dutch Anti-Climate Farmer Protest. Image source BreitbartGuest essay by Eric Worrall Farmers in the Netherlands have reacted with fury to government demands they cull...

Here’s the most popular Halloween candy in every state | MNN

Halloween is a tricky holiday to write about food-wise. On the one hand, I know it's important to take into consideration ingredients and...