Renewable energy is quickly becoming cheaper than fossil fuels, report finds
May 31, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Russell McLendon
By 2020, onshore wind and solar power are expected to be cheaper sources of new electricity than any fossil fuel.
Belgian abbey revives its brewery with rediscovered medieval beer recipes
May 26, 2019, 3:50 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Grimbergen Abbey will use centuries-old books as inspiration to start brewing beer again after more than 200 years.
Millions of people inhabit this 'hidden continent' that's 94% underwater
May 17, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Scientists say Zealandia meets all the requirements to qualify as a continent, even though 94% of it is underwater.
The Pliocene called. It wants its CO2 levels back.
May 13, 2019, 12:20 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Earth's atmosphere hasn't had this much CO2 in human history, and possibly not since the Pliocene Epoch about 3 million years ago.
Drone reveals 'extinct' Hawaiian flower growing on remote cliff
April 24, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The rediscovery of this hibiscus relative in Hawaii illustrates the growing importance of drones in wildlife conservation.