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In the event of a killer asteroid, volcanic apocalypse, or nuclear holocaust, mushrooms could save humanity from extinction
Human survivors of an apocalyptic catastrophe could start a new food system with mushrooms. The other food options might not be as appetizing.
Germany’s considering a new tax on meat — but it might not be a model for Democrats who want Americans to eat fewer hamburgers
German politicians are considering a controversial tax on meat to boost animal welfare, fight climate change, and improve human health.
Here are seven places that have been negatively impacted by cruise ships, and how they're working to recover.
The best wildlife photos taken this year reveal a hippo murder, a hungry leopard seal, and a weevil ensnared by zombie fungus
The front-runners in the 2019 Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest showcase human-animal interactions and animals' struggles to get a decent meal.
Less than half of Americans say they are prepared for a disaster. Here's what to remember if one strikes.
WalletHub has determined which states have the happiest residents in America based on factors such as safety, divorce rates, and income growth.
Presidential candidate Andrew Yang’s climate plan includes geoengineering, a controversial technique that he says could lead to war
If the US doesn't take the lead on geoengineering, a country like China will, presidential candidate Andrew Yang said during CNN's recent town hall.
President Trump keeps falsely saying the US has the ‘world’s cleanest and safest air.’ Actually, he’s making pollution worse.
The US doesn't have the cleanest air in the world. In fact, measured in terms of PM 2.5, the country comes in seventh, and it is getting worse.
This $15 million ‘hurricane tank’ can simulate a Category 5 storm. It could help improve forecasts about hurricanes like Dorian.
The acrylic tank uses a wind tunnel and wave basin to mimic the oceanic and atmospheric conditions that combine to form a hurricane.
Hurricane Dorian is moving toward Florida. Here’s why storms are getting stronger, slower, and wetter.
Hurricane Dorian devastated the Bahamas and is turning towards the US East Coast. Climate change is making storms stronger, wetter, and more frequent.