(CNN) — As the climate crisis makes the world hotter, people are looking to stay cool. By 2050, there could be three times as many air conditioning units on the planet as there were in 2018. But are an
The 2010s yielded many incredible finds and important milestones. Here are our favorites. As the 2010s come to an end, we can look back on an era rife with discovery. In the past 10 years, scientists the
(CNN) — Scientists discovered more than 140 designs that were carved in the earth by an ancient people, and they're hoping they might hold clues to the ways they lived, thousands of years in the past.
Germany is closing all its nuclear power plants. Now it must find a place to bury the deadly waste for 1 million years
(CNN) — When it comes to the big questions plaguing the world's scientists, they don't get much larger than this. Where do you safely bury more than 28,000 cubic meters -- roughly six Big Ben clock towers
Food systems are going to need to be resilient to withstand climate change’s effects on agriculture. Looking at 20 factors, researchers now have a big picture about which countries are most under threat.
Garry Kasparov is the founder of the Renew Democracy Initiative and the chairman of the Human Rights Foundation. Former Soviet dissident Vladimir Bukovsky died in Cambridge, England, on Sunday night. was
(CNN) — A new species of crab that scientists say is the "strangest crab that has ever lived" has been discovered in Colombia and the United States. The prehistoric crab dates back to 95 million years
Cameron Champ on short list of Masters favorites by Vegas, even though he isn't in the Masters field (yet)
Cameron Champ has captured the attention of the golf world this fall—winning his first PGA Tour title in just the second start of his rookie season. The 23-year-old's effortless power (he averaged 328.4
In his Florida fortress, facing a blizzard of investigations, the president acts like a man backed into a corner There was sunshine, palm trees and the endless expanse of ocean. There was golf with Jack
What do you think we are here for? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world . As an evolutionary biologist
Cameron Champ's victory-clinching shot at the 18th hole is already in the running for best of the year
Just by leading through 54 holes at the Sanderson Farms, Cameron Champ had already proved how real all the hype was surrounding him. What he did on the final six holes at the Country Club of Jackson, birdies
DNA from another human-like primate, the Denisovans, lurks in modern genomes, too. A molar and a chip of pinkie bone found in a Siberian cave provide what little information we have about this species.
“We would certainly like to see normalization, yes,” Trump said after two hours of White House meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. That would come after what Trump described as a diplomatic
Jeff Hoffman has floated in the vacuum of space. He’s looked down at our planet from above, seen the whorls of clouds, the vast oceans, and the crowded cities as webs of light. Over five missions — including
Scientists are alarmed by a rise in mass mortality events – when species die in their thousands. Is it all down to climate change? There was almost something biblical about the scene of devastation that
Woodward and Bernstein: Trump's Russia response 'eerily similar' to Nixon's leading up to Saturday Night Massacre
(CNN) — We're here again. A powerful and determined President is squaring off against an independent investigator operating inside the Justice Department. Special counsel Robert Mueller's mission is comprehensive