Why an all-girl remake of 'Lord of the Flies' make sense
October 25, 2017, 10:59 a.m. by Starre Vartan
It's time to ditch some gendered assumptions we have about kids.
Scott Kelly's new memoir takes the romance out of living in space
October 16, 2017, 3:21 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Astronaut lays bare the highs and lows of living through NASA's longest single spaceflight.
Why we should accept our ecological state for what it is, not what we want it to be
October 1, 2017, 2:27 p.m. by Tom Oder
Ecologist Chris Thomas, author of 'Inheritors of the Earth,' asks readers to look at what we gain through environmental losses.
How a Bronx teacher started a green classroom revolution that's spreading across the U.S.
September 6, 2017, 7:21 a.m. by Tom Oder
Stephen Ritz, author of 'The Power of a Plant,' developed a curriculum for indoor gardening that is changing lives and improving schools.
'The Living Forest' is an open invitation to regain a sense of awe
August 14, 2017, 1:55 p.m. by Angela Nelson
A new book from photographer Robert Llewellyn and scientist Joan Maloof encourages readers to study the forest, not just look at it.
Two new 'Harry Potter' books to hit stores in fall
August 4, 2017, 4:27 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
The books will commemorate the 20th anniversary of the publication of the first magical novel.
Spider drinks graphene, spins web that can hold the weight of a human
This simple sitting test could predict how long you will live
Iowa boy builds tiny house in his backyard
Mysterious 'Silkhenge spider' is a master architect
A cat's nose knows more than you think
9 of the world's largest dog breeds