In Mexico, Weavers Embrace Natural Alternatives to Toxic Dyes
Concerned about the health impacts of textile chemicals, traditional artisans are producing vivid colors from crushed insects and forest plants.
Boxford Journal: Amateur U.K. Archaeologists Stumble on a Roman Masterpiece
With just two weeks to dig, a team of local people uncovered a spectacular mosaic, what experts are calling the most important of its kind in 50...
Trump Adviser Tells Ministers U.S. Will Leave Paris Climate Accord
Gary D. Cohn, the White House economic adviser, said at the United Nations that the Trump administration would pull out of the Paris deal unless it...
What Hurricanes Can Dredge Up: Coffins, Canoes and Creatures
The floods that came with Harvey and Irma brought some interesting and mysterious things to the surface.
Try These ‘Love Hacks’ to Fix Your Marriage
Quick-and-dirty relationship fixes — tested by researchers.
By Degrees: The Real Unknown of Climate Change: Our Behavior
Scientific predictions about Earth’s sensitivity to greenhouse gasses have generally held up. But no one can predict how much more carbon pollution...
Amid Opioid Crisis, Insurers Restrict Pricey, Less Addictive Painkillers
Drug companies and doctors have been accused of fueling the opioid crisis, but some question whether insurers have played a role, too.
Jellyfish Seek Italy’s Warming Seas. Can’t Beat ’Em? Eat ’Em.
With climate change, jellyfish are booming in the Mediterranean, to the point that researchers say there may be little to do but to live with them.
Trilobites: Three Planets Will Slide Behind the Moon in an Occultation
The moon will momentarily block Venus, then Mars and then Mercury, offering a vivid reminder of the cosmic clockwork of our solar system.
British Press Watchdog Says Climate Change Article Was Faulty
The Mail on Sunday was forced to issue a note saying an article asserting that U.S. researchers had manipulated data was inaccurate.
Trump Administration Moves to Open Arctic Refuge to Drilling Studies
An Interior Department memo has proposed lifting restrictions on seismic surveys in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, which may open it to...
Como a Grande Indústria Viciou o Brasil em Junk Food
À medida que o crescimento diminui nos países ricos, as empresas de alimentos ocidentais se expandem acintosamente nos países em desenvolvimento,...