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How Life on Our Planet Made It Through Snowball Earth

Rusty rocks left over from some of our planet’s most extreme ice ages hint at oases for survival beneath the freeze....

How Life on Our Planet Made It Through Snowball Earth

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600M-year-old ice age caused 'Snowball Earth,' radically changing planet's climate Researchers have discovered a massive ice age more than 600 million years ago radically altered the planet's climate, resulting in a "Snowball Earth....
17:44, 2019-10-16

'Snowball Earth' discovery: Experts reveal how life survived prehistoric ice age Nearly 600 million years ago, a massive ice age radically altered the planet's climate, resulting in a "Snowball Earth." Now, researchers believe the...
16:28, 2019-12-03

How life on Earth survived the planet’s most severe ice age More than 600 million years ago, a massive ice age radically altered the planet's climate, resulting in a "Snowball Earth." Now, researchers believe ...
20:08, 2019-12-03

Why This Earth-Like Planet is a Big Step Forward in the Search for Life If planets were products their price would be tumbling. Little more than a generation ago, we knew of only eight planets in all the universe—th...
22:40, 2019-09-11

Meteorite strikes made life on Earth possible, study says There's been a notable increase in recent weeks about protecting life on Earth from a devastating asteroid strike. But a new study suggests that spac...
02:08, 2019-08-15

Terrawatch: snowball Earth – when glaciers reached the tropics Rock deposits show there have been many times when the planet has been covered in iceOnce upon a time, about 650m years ago, our planet was covered i...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Study finds meteorite strikes made life on Earth possible There’s been more discussion recently about protecting life on Earth from a devastating asteroid strike. But a new study suggests that space ro...
21:44, 2019-08-15

Transmission: from the Sea of Tranquility to planet Earth This month sees the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, landing the first man on the moon. As the Observer’s science editor Robin McKie looks ...
16:24, 2019-07-06

Planet Earth has 9 safety limits and we’ve already exceeded 4 of them A decade ago, Johan Rockström identified the limits to Earth's life support systems. From chemical polluiton to climate change, we're veering into th...
13:36, 2019-09-13

TESS discovers its first Earth-sized planet NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, TESS, has discovered its first Earth-sized exoplanet. The planet, named HD 21749c, is the smallest worl...
06:24, 2019-04-16

How many trees are there on Earth? Mission to measure planet's biomass Trees are our biggest ally against climate change - but we've never been sure how big. New space-based technology is revealing their potential for th...
13:24, 2019-10-03

The photographer capturing mankind's impact on planet Earth Photographer Edward Burtynsky explains his 40-year quest for striking images of our impact on the planet....
01:24, 2019-09-21

NASA mission finds its first Earth-sized alien planet Seven months after finding its first exoplanet, Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found its first Earth-sized planet, as well as a "wa...
18:32, 2019-04-17

Wandering Earth: Rocket scientist explains how we could move our planet Enlarge (credit: NASA) In the Chinese science fiction film The Wandering Earth, recently released on Netflix, humanity attempts to change the Earth...
18:00, 2019-05-18

Burning Planet: Fire's intriguing role throughout Earth history We view fire as a hazard, but a thought-provoking book argues it wasn’t always so – and helps us revise our thinking by looking back over geological ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

KidsPost Summer Book Club: ‘Planet Earth Is Blue’ A space-loving girl awaits the shuttle launch, hoping the occasion will bring her big sister back....
00:48, 2019-07-17

18 new Earth-size exoplanets pop up in old Kepler planet-hunting data Scientists scouring old Kepler Space Telescope data have tracked down 18 more relatively small exoplanets imaged by the famed planet-hunting observat...
11:28, 2019-05-31

Planet 10 times Earth's mass may have smacked Jupiter long ago Jupiter, the solar system's largest planet, may have been smacked head-on by an embryonic planet 10 times Earth's mass not long after being formed, a...
22:16, 2019-08-15

The sun’s impact on Earth and weather celebrated, as planet marks World Meteorological Day Against a background of serious warnings against the effects of climate change, World Meteorological Day this year celebrates the crucial role played...
10:43, 2019-04-09

'Fighting for the survival of planet Earth': Democrats tackle climate crisis in town hall – as it happened Democratic 2020 contenders gather for special event focused on climate change Sign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 5.12am BST Thanks,...
06:20, 2019-09-05

'Fighting for the survival of planet Earth': Democrats tackle climate crisis in town hall – live Democratic 2020 contenders gather for special event focused on climate change – follow all the latest developments liveSign up to the US briefing and...
04:36, 2019-09-05

NASA's $200M space telescope finds alien planet almost the size of Earth, smallest discovered NASA said its new Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite space telescope has discovered its smallest exoplanet so far, an alien world that's roughly 8...
15:28, 2019-07-01

NASA's InSight lander on Mars has detected more than 20 quakes. Early data suggests the red planet may be less Earth-like than we thought. NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA's InSight lander detected its first Mars quake in April. Researchers were surprised to find that the quake was similar to quake...
20:08, 2019-10-02

Fascinating: The BBC Just Revealed That They Record David Attenborough’s ‘Planet Earth’ Narration In Advance And Then The Events He Describes Somehow Happen Months Later Get excited, because the people behind one of the greatest documentary series of all time just offered an incredible glimpse behind the scenes of the...
20:04, 2019-10-22

My dad's life insurance completely changed my life, and when I saw the impact it made I immediately bought a policy of my own Hero Images/Getty Images In a matter of four years, I lost both my mom and dad. After my mom died, my dad made me the beneficiary of his life insuran...
16:24, 2019-12-15

Venus was made of lava and was not 'Earth-like' after all, stunning study says Last month, new hope arrived in the form of a study that Venus may have been habitable and was home to "liquid water" for 2 to 3 billion years. Now, ...
15:04, 2019-10-15

K2-18b: every habitable planet surely has life | Letter As a new world with life-sustaining qualities is discovered, Prof Chandra Wickramasinghe discusses the likelihood that life has taken rootYour report...
21:48, 2019-09-12

This watery planet is the best place to hunt life we've seen so far We've spotted water vapour in the atmosphere of a distant planet twice Earth’s size. It's probably the single best place to hunt for alien life that ...
23:00, 2019-09-11

The moon may be made of magma that once covered Earth’s entire surface The moon’s makeup is extremely similar to Earth’s - perhaps because a huge rock smashed into a magma-covered Earth, splashing out the material to mak...
17:24, 2019-04-29

Earth observation and citizen science — a match made in heaven From reporting landslides to photographing glaciers, citizen scientists play a crucial part in many Earth observation projects. DW went to the Intern...
16:44, 2019-10-25

Do you think there is life beyond Earth? Scientists searching the universe for aliens to conduct survey of the public for views on first contactScientists wrestling with the delicate issue o...
09:00, 2019-07-01

Here’s how NASA’s Mars 2020 rover will hunt for life on the Red Planet When NASA’s Mars 2020 rover eventually arrives at the Red Planet in early 2021 it will be the most advanced piece of hardware the space agency ...
23:32, 2019-11-12

Earth might not be the best place for life after all In the ongoing search for worlds outside of our solar system, scientists often compare newly-discovered planets with our own as they offer educated g...
19:12, 2019-08-23

Planet in triple-star system may be our best chance to find alien life An exoplanet 22.5 light years away that orbits in a system with three stars has the perfect conditions for us to search its atmosphere for signs of a...
16:28, 2019-06-28

Are alternative meats the key to a healthier life and planet? – Science Weekly podcast How do protein substitutes compare with the real deal? Graihagh Jackson investigates by speaking to dietician Priya Tew, the Guardian’s Fiona Harvey ...
12:48, 2019-05-17

Ancient neutron-star crash made enough gold and uranium to fill Earth's oceans Enough gold, uranium and other heavy elements about equal in mass to all of Earth's oceans likely came to the solar system from the collision of two ...
17:20, 2019-05-13

First Ever Find of Water on ‘Potentially Habitable’ Planet Gives Hope for Finding Alien Life For the first time ever, astronomers have identified water trapped in the atmosphere of a remote planet orbiting a distant star. ...
17:48, 2019-09-12

The greatest threat to life on Earth may come from space Asteroids and space debris could wreak untold devastation on the planetNext year, Nasa will launch what all involved hope will be the most impactful ...
16:36, 2019-08-31

Oldest Life On Earth Traced To Land Scientists have found exceptionally preserved microbial remains in some of Earth's oldest rocks in Western Australia - a major advance in the field, ...
02:44, 2019-10-09

Mars may have hosted life before Earth: study A new study suggests that life may have existed on Mars hundreds of millions of years prior to its emergence on Earth. The Red Planet may have been r...
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NASA chief warns asteroid threat is real: ‘It’s about protecting the only planet we know to host life' NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine is sounding the alarm that an asteroid strike is not something to be taken lightly and is perhaps Earth's biggest ...
15:40, 2019-04-30

Why the hunt for alien life is under way far beneath Earth's surface Microbes that breathe sulphur could redefine what it means to be alive and provide clues about what organisms may lurk in the cosmos...
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Life on Earth gets a lot weirder, but Watchmen continues to captivate Remember all the way back to last week, when Watchmen outdid itself in the exploration of inherited trauma? The answers to certain questions helped u...
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How to find life beyond Earth - Science Weekly podcast As scientists at University College London announce the discovery of water in the atmosphere of a potentially habitable ‘super Earth’, Ian Sample exp...
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Mars may have hosted life earlier than Earth did, study says A new study suggests that life may have existed on Mars hundreds of millions of years prior to its emergence on Earth....
17:36, 2019-06-26

Alien planets could be better suited for life than Earth: study Earth's oceans have made it the perfect environment for biodiversity, but a new study suggests that it may not have the best conditions in the galaxy...
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Life in the fastest warming place on earth - podcast In the world’s northernmost town, temperatures have risen by 4C since 1971, devastating homes, wildlife and even the cemetery. India Rakusen and Jon ...
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Half of life on Earth has vanished since we arrived on the scene The biomass of living organisms on the planet has halved since human civilisation began, and humans now outweigh all wild mammals tenfold...
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DNA Sequencing Microchip Could Detect Earth-Like Life on Mars Conditions on Mars are harsh. Its atmosphere is made up mostly of carbon dioxide and is 100 times thinner than Earth’s. Temperatures on the surface c...
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The epic hunt for the place on Earth where life started Darwin's warm little pond, the deep ocean and icy shores – all have been suggested as the birthplace of life. Now one location could have it all...
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How life on Earth could come back from a sterilizing asteroid impact Supervillains take note: Even the biggest and baddest asteroids may not be 100% effective as doomsday devices....
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Ocean worlds with a thick atmosphere may be better for life than Earth Earth is the only planet we know has life, but it might not be the best one - a thicker atmosphere and slower spin would make a world more conducive ...
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Mass extinction killed nearly all life on Earth 2 billion years ago There have been several mass extinction events during the planet’s history, including the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event, arguably the b...
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NASA discovers nearby ‘super-Earth’ that ‘could harbor life’ “This is exciting, as this is humanity’s first nearby super-Earth that could harbor life — uncovered with help from TESS, our small, mighty mission w...
21:28, 2019-08-01

For the sake of life on Earth, we must put a limit on wealth | George Monbiot It’s not just the megarich: increased spending power leads us all to inflict environmental damage. It’s time for a radical planIt is not quite true t...
11:20, 2019-09-19

Charles Darwin may be wrong about where life started on Earth: study Charles Darwin is credited with the idea that life on Earth evolved in shallow pools of water. Now, a new study suggests that instead of life origina...
22:12, 2019-11-05

The hunt for alien life starts in Earth’s most extreme places Microbiologist Jill Mikucki went to Antarctica last year on a special mission: She was looking for signs of what life on other planets and moons migh...
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The north pole is moving and if it flips, life on Earth is in trouble The magnetic north pole is racing towards Siberia - but why? It's a mystery with huge implications, and to solve it, we're building an explosive mode...
12:28, 2019-06-28

David Saint-Jacques getting used to life on Earth after space mission The Canadian astronaut said while he hasn't felt any pain since his return Monday night, balance was an issue and he's been cautious walking and runn...
22:48, 2019-06-28

We might soon find out if the Earth-like worlds orbiting TRAPPIST-1 can support life The James Webb Space Telescope is going to be an incredible tool for scientists to peer deep into space, returning information that could teach us a ...
17:52, 2019-08-14

Water found on 'super-Earth' with temperature that could support life Boffins from University College London discovered water vapour on a potentially habitable planet known as K2-18b, located about 110 light years away...
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Early life on Earth may have existed as miniature droplets of jelly Microscopic jelly blobs that form when simple carbon-based chemicals dry out could have been the precursors to the first biological cells on Earth...
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Saturn's moon Titan could give new insights into life on Earth Saturn's largest moon, Titan, has several odd weather patterns, including multi-decade polar vortexes and dust storms. A new study has revealed there...
16:52, 2019-12-04

In the beginning: The full story of life on Earth can finally be told The events of the first 3.5 billion years of evolution are coming to light at last and they include far more drama and intrigue than we ever imagined...
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Life may have begun on Earth 100 million years earlier than we thought A new timeline of early evolution suggests life on Earth began 100 million years earlier than we thought, while meteorites were still pummelling the ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

'The future of life on Earth lies in the balance' – a picture essay Almost 600 conservation experts have signed a letter by the wildlife charity WWF, published to coincide with UN report into loss of biodiversityAlmos...
02:20, 2019-05-07

Discovery of one billion year old fungi changes our understanding of life on Earth When scientists search for species that lived hundreds of millions of years ago they’re not always just looking for ancient animals. Life on Ea...
23:40, 2019-05-23

We Are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast by Jonathan Safran Foer review – a life-changing book Warning: Jonathan Safran Foer’s compelling new book is likely to alter your relationship to food for ever…What would you do to save the world? Not th...
08:20, 2019-10-06

‘Insect apocalypse’ poses risk to all life on Earth, conservationists warn Report claims 400,000 insect species face extinction amid heavy use of pesticides The “unnoticed insect apocalypse” should set alarm bells ringing, a...
07:28, 2019-11-13

Charles Darwin may be wrong about where life started on Earth, stunning study says A new study suggests that instead of life originating in a "warm little pond" as Darwin believed, it may have come from deep-sea hydrothermal vents, ...
14:56, 2019-11-05

Dust cloud sparked explosion in primitive life on Earth, say scientists Smashing of monster asteroid half a billion years ago thought to have caused mini ice ageAn enormous dust cloud that swept through the ancient solar ...
20:20, 2019-09-18

NASA discovers closest ever Super Earth that may be home to alien life NASA has discovered the first ever nearby Super Earth which may have conditions capable of supporting alien life....
20:40, 2019-08-01

Scientists just proved that life on Earth stretches back at least 3.5 billion years Determining how far back in Earth’s history life took root has been an immense challenge for scientists over the years. Finding fossils dating ...
02:12, 2019-09-27

Discovery of billion-year-old fungi upends understanding of life on Earth When scientists search for species that lived hundreds of millions of years ago they’re not always just looking for ancient animals. Life on Earth ha...
19:48, 2019-05-24

Earliest evidence of life on Earth found in Australia in ‘smoking gun’ study Fossils of the earliest known life on Earth have been discovered, according to a new study. The mind-blowing 3.5 billion-year-old fossils were found ...
21:04, 2019-09-26

Distant asteroid calamity shaped life on Earth 466 million years ago The cataclysmic asteroid impact off Mexico's coast that doomed the dinosaurs 66 million years ago was not the only time an astronomical event shaped ...
20:56, 2019-09-18

Gaia rebooted: New version of idea explains how Earth evolved for life The controversial Gaia hypothesis sees Earth as a superorganism adapted to be perfect for life. A weird type of evolution may finally show how that a...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Human society under urgent threat from loss of Earth's natural life Scientists reveal one million species at risk of extinction in damning UN report Human society is in jeopardy from the accelerating decline of the Ea...
15:56, 2019-05-06

Asteroid dust helped trigger life on Earth 466 million years ago, say scientists WASHINGTON — The cataclysmic asteroid impact off Mexico’s coast that doomed the dinosaurs 66 million years ago was not the only time an astronomical ...
20:12, 2019-09-19

‘Signs of Life’ Picked Out As TESS Satellite Uncovers Its First Nearby Super-Earth An international team of astronomers has characterized the first potentially habitable world outside of our solar system discovered by NASA's Transit...
03:12, 2019-08-02

Saturn’s moon Titan has a lake with features similar to Earth, could support life Shortly before it plunged into Saturn's atmosphere in late 2017, NASA's Cassini spacecraft made an incredible observation about the ringed planet's m...
18:00, 2019-04-16

Asteroid dust may have triggered massive explosion of life on Earth 466 million years ago Nearly half a billion years ago, there was a huge explosion of species development on Earth, causing the biodiversity of animals to increase dramatic...
03:44, 2019-09-19

iPad confusion and Tory antics indicate lack of intelligent life on Earth | John Crace Aliens are unlikely to be impressed by the likes of Annunziata Rees-Mogg and the Conservative partyAfter three years of training telescopes on 1,327 ...
14:28, 2019-06-21

Plants, the ‘core basis for life on Earth’, under increasing threat, warns UN food agency Plants, which make up 80 percent of the food we eat, and produce 98 percent of the oxygen we breathe, are “under constant and increasing threat from ...
23:24, 2019-12-02

'Earth-like exoplanets' 12.5 light-years away could have liquid water and be home to life, study suggests Two recently discovered "Earth-like" exoplanets could have liquid water on their surfaces and potentially support life, according to a new study....
19:44, 2019-08-07

Daring Mars mission to send rocks back to Earth in hunt for past life Europe poised to join US in complex plan to find evidence of fossil microbes on red planetEngineers plan to collect rocks on Mars and bring samples t...
10:48, 2019-11-24

Mass extinction event 2 billion years ago killed 99 percent of life on Earth, study says There have been several mass extinction events during the planet's history, including the Cretaceous–Paleogene extinction event, arguably the best-kn...
15:36, 2019-09-03

New evidence shows how asteroid dust cloud may have sparked new life on Earth 470m years ago Isotope found in seabed sediment points to clash of solar bodies near Mars, study suggestsAstronomers have discovered intriguing evidence that an ast...
14:40, 2019-10-12

Planet 9 may not be a planet at all, but rather a 'primordial black hole,' shocking study suggests The possible existence of Planet Nine and its impact on distant objects in the solar system has fascinated researchers for some time. But a new study...
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Journey to the Savage Planet hands on — exploring a colorful, zany planet Journey to the Savage Planet is a zany and upbeat game from 505 Games that lets you explore an alien planet.Read More...
15:48, 2019-06-05

TESS mission finds nearby 3-planet system that’s a perfect planet lab Enlarge (credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center) Thanks to the massive trove of exoplanets discovered by the Kepler mission, we now have a good...
12:56, 2019-07-30

Real-life Atlantis: Lost continent found under Europe is revealing Earth’s missing history NBC – More than 2,000 years ago, Plato wrote about a land called Atlantis, where a mighty empire vanished beneath the waves after a series of “...
00:08, 2019-09-21

Earth had life 3.5 billion years ago, a new study confirms — making a set of Australian fossils the oldest ever found Paul Balfe/Flickr Scientists discovered what they thought were 3.5 billion-year-old fossils in western Australia almost 40 years ago. A new study re...
18:32, 2019-09-26

The life of Savannah Guthrie: How a local news anchor quit journalism only to become one of the biggest morning show stars on Earth Don Arnold / WireImage / Getty Savannah Guthrie has been a main co-anchor on the "Today" show since 2012. Unsure about what to do with her life, she ...
21:16, 2019-12-02

It’s Easy To Get The Division 2’s New Snowball Gun The makers of the Division 2 may have just added more serious clothes to their game, but they’ve also added a more ridiculous gun. The new Sleigher i...
21:44, 2019-12-11

My life in sex: ‘We must have made love 22,000 times’ The man who has sex every day after 40 years of marriageMy wife and I are well into our fifth decade together. We still make love at least once, usua...
12:04, 2019-12-06

Fan-Made Half-Life 3 Is Coming Along Nicely Last year, a group of Half-Life fans announced that they were going to be taking former Valve writer Marc Laidlaw’s Episode 3 synopsis and turning it...
01:48, 2019-06-20

Super-Earth 'that could harbour life' among three further planets discovered Another three planets have been uncovered by Nasa, which scientists say includes the first nearby super-Earth "that could harbour life"....
21:12, 2019-08-01

Life lessons from a mole — and a man who made a living catching them ‘How to Catch a Mole’ is a wondrous work that will show you a new way to look at nature — and life....
21:40, 2019-10-14

MPs call for 'life-changing' Kuvan to be made affordable MPs from various parties write to the US biotech firm behind Kuvan, a drug the NHS says is too expensive....
02:00, 2019-05-11

Intermittent Fasting Made My Life Easier, and Happier I could eat the foods I enjoyed and most of my regular meals, but it had to be within a short time frame of eight to 10 hours....
12:00, 2019-06-04

Life lessons from a mole — and the man who made a living catching them ‘How to Catch a Mole’ is a wondrous work that will show you a new way to look at nature — and life....
16:32, 2019-10-14

Life may have begun with simple genes made out of urine Urea, a chemical found in urine, can be used to make simple genetic molecules similar to DNA – which could have been the basis of the first life on E...
11:44, 2019-10-11

Wiesberger comes to life to lead Made in Denmark by 1 shot FARSO, Denmark (AP) — Bernd Wiesberger bogeyed a third hole to finish the third round and still led the Made in Denmark event by a shot on Saturday. ...
18:52, 2019-05-25

North Dakota man allegedly assaulted 9-year-old after being hit by snowball A 68-year-old North Dakota man is accused of shouting profanities and throwing rocks at a group of children in retaliation for being hit with a snowb...
05:00, 2019-10-16

Saturn's moon Enceladus is having a snowball fight with other moons Three of Saturn’s icy moons are twice as shiny as we thought they were, and it’s partly because they are covered in a deep layer of snow from Encelad...
19:36, 2019-09-18

McLaren explains "snowball" of errors behind Indy 500 failure McLaren CEO Zak Brown says a "snowball effect" of mistakes led to its shock failure to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 with Fernando Alonso...
16:44, 2019-05-23

As a new mom, postpartum depression made the most wonderful time of my life also the worst One in nine new mothers suffer from postpartum depression in the the United States. But a new drug's high cost makes treatment out of reach for ...
16:12, 2019-04-12

She Made Thinking Exciting: The Life and Work of Susan Sontag “Sontag,” Benjamin Moser’s new biography, is a skilled, lively book that works hard to capture a severely complex person....
11:20, 2019-10-21

I lived like Meghan Markle in London for a day, and it made me appreciate my life as a commoner Mikhaila Friel, Insider If I were to ever marry into royalty, I'd want to know in advance just how different the lifestyle changes would be. So, I se...
12:52, 2019-10-12

Ex-FBI agent reveals secrets that made him the real-life ‘Mindhunter’ When John Douglas started with the FBI in Detroit in 1970, the city was experiencing a wave of bank robberies that fell under his jurisdiction. Whene...
04:04, 2019-05-09

Antitrust Troubles Snowball for Tech Giants as Lawmakers Join In Intense new scrutiny on companies like Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon could last years and lead to the first overhaul of antitrust rules in decad...
11:32, 2019-06-04

Dancing cockatoo videos: Snowball 'shows social behaviour' Snowball went viral in 2008, but now scientists say he can teach us about dance and social behaviour....
18:36, 2019-07-09

Watch Snowball the cockatoo show off the 14 dance moves he's invented Snowball the cockatoo can not only dance in time to music, he's also invented a range of dance moves and can even combine moves like foot lifts and h...
17:28, 2019-07-08

The Uninhabitable Earth: An Interview with David Wallace-Wells on How to Keep the Earth as Inhabitable as Possible The author says climate change is no longer a matter of "if" or "when" but "how bad will it get." And, he says, there's still time to fight it....
16:40, 2019-05-10

Near-Earth objects provide extraterrestrial intelligence an ‘ideal’ way to spy on Earth "These near-Earth objects provide an ideal way to watch our world from a secure natural object," the study's abstract reads....
16:48, 2019-10-01

‘Vita & Virginia’ Review: A Real-Life Affair Made Lifeless This film about Vita Sackville-West and Virginia Woolfe is a droopy tale of dissatisfied women and their brushed-aside men....
11:16, 2019-08-22

'It made my life!' - Spurs ballboy recalls ‘surreal’ Jose high-five "Tottenham’s Champions League comeback win against Olympiacos on Tuesday featured an unlikely \u0027assist\u0027 from ballboy Callum Hynes, who has r...
17:00, 2019-11-28

The Tula Baby Carrier Made My Mom-Life a Million Times Easier I’ll say it straight up. I spent so much time researching strollers while I was pregnant that I paid zero attention to baby carriers. I was sure it w...
02:08, 2019-07-13

How we made Good Life: Paris Grey and Kevin Saunderson of Inner City ‘When the song was a global hit, I flew to London every week, while working at a department store in Chicago. My bosses said: “Take another day off! ...
10:32, 2019-08-06

Block-rocking beaks: Snowball the cockatoo – reviewed by our dance critic The frugging feathered friend may look like a pogoing punk, but he has no fewer than 16 moves – including a moshpit-ready headbang The internet has b...
19:24, 2019-07-08

A dancing cockatoo named Snowball learned 14 moves all by his little bird self, researchers say Snowball can headbang, vogue and body roll as well as, if not better than, any rhythmically inclined human. Never mind he's covered in feathers....
11:04, 2019-07-09

Scientists discover Snowball the cockatoo has 16 distinct dance moves - video A sulphur-crested cockatoo named Snowball garnered YouTube fame and headlines a decade ago for his uncanny ability to dance to the beat of the Backst...
17:16, 2019-07-08

Experts fear ‘snowball effect’ as Iran abandons nuclear deal DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran is preparing to break through limits set by Tehran’s 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, and each step...
08:52, 2019-06-26

After my dad died from cancer at 54, I made sure my life insurance policy covered my funeral — and my mortgage My dad was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer at age 54. He seemed indestructible and never thought he'd get sick like this, so he never purchased life...
18:20, 2019-11-24

The most surprising confessions made by the Queen's dressmaker in her new tell-all book about life at Buckingham Palace Chris Jackson/Getty Images Queen Elizabeth II has given her senior dressmaker, Angela Kelly, special permission to publish a tell-all book about thei...
15:08, 2019-10-31

Maria Shriver reveals how the death of Saoirse Kennedy Hill made her see life in new way Soon after Saoirse Kennedy Hill's death, Maria Shriver climbed a mountain and had an "extraordinary revelation." Here's what she realized. ...
20:40, 2019-09-03

These 3 subtle changes in Apple's latest iPhone update have made my life way easier (AAPL) Christoph Dernbach/picture alliance via Getty Images Apple released the iOS 13 software update for iPhones in September. The update had some improvem...
16:20, 2019-11-10

Comedian Ramy Youssef is still figuring out life as a Muslim millennial. So he made a show about it. In Hulu’s “Ramy,” Youssef’s character seeks a closer connection to God, rather than a disavowal of his roots....
16:12, 2019-04-23

Google made a change in Android 9 to improve battery life; now some app developers are steamed Several developers have posted complaints on Google's issue tracker website for Android (via Android Police). The problem is that starting with Andro...
02:16, 2019-05-28

Her personal life became tabloid fodder. So Jana Kramer took it back — and made it a podcast. Love, cheating, parenthood: Why the actress-singer and husband Mike Caussin share it all on “Whine Down.”...
12:52, 2019-05-09

Snowball the dancing cockatoo has wide range of killer moves, new study finds Snowball the Dancing Cockatoo shows off 14 different dance moves to the beat of "Girls Just Want to Have Fun." The movements come from different vide...
19:08, 2019-07-08

Matt Lauer made ex-wife Annette Roque’s life ‘hell’ during marriage: report Despite the calm façade Annette Roque displayed in her over 20 years of marriage to disgraced news anchor and TV host Matt Lauer, inside the former m...
21:56, 2019-10-16

Longer life, flying, mind-bending drugs: Dreams that science made real Robert Boyle's 17th-century wish list of innovations shows the world-changing power of basic research – and why we must invest more in it, says histo...
20:28, 2019-10-09

I never thought I needed life insurance at 31 until 2 unexpected deaths made me realize I couldn't be more wrong Paolo Paradiso / Shutterstock.com As someone who's young, single, and healthy, I never thought I needed life insurance until two of my younger family...
17:52, 2019-12-08

I biked everywhere for 3 weeks — and it made me realize 10 critical things about my town, time management, and life itself Courtesy of Ryan Ariano After years as just a casual biker, I decided to bike everywhere for about 3 weeks while experiencing some car trouble. In ...
17:24, 2019-09-26

'Bachelorette' star Hannah Brown admits recent life events made her unhappy: 'Happiness is fleeting' Former “Bachelorette” Hannah Brown got candid with her Instagram followers about being unhappy following her recent, public romantic mishaps. ...
22:00, 2019-08-27

The amazing life of self-made tech mogul Marcelo Claure, Softbank's secret weapon tasked with fixing WeWork Getty As part of Softbank's takeover deal with WeWork, Softbank is cleaning house. Ousted CEO Adam Neumann is being offered a lucrative pay package t...
02:40, 2019-10-23

A winner of this year's Nobel prize in physics is convinced we'll detect alien life in 100 years. Here are 13 reasons why we haven't made contact yet. Ian Waldie/Getty Images The Milky Way galaxy has billions of planets that could potentially host life. Yet despite scientists' efforts to monitor for...
20:04, 2019-10-09

Why Earth's water could be older than Earth itself How did water survive Earth's searingly hot birth? A radical new answer turns planetary history on its head – and could revolutionise the search for ...
16:00, 2019-04-09

How to measure the distance between multiple points on Google Earth, with the free Google Earth Pro software TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images You can measure distance on Google Earth in a few different ways. In order to measure distance on Google Earth, you...
23:28, 2019-10-01

Migraine sufferers call for 'life changing' drug to be made available on NHS Migraine sufferers are calling for a "life-changing" drug to be offered on the NHS in England....
19:56, 2019-05-24

'It made my life': Tottenham ball boy on getting a hug from Jose Mourinho Tottenham ball boy Callum Hynes felt he was just "doing his job" after a bit of quick thinking helped the team fight back to beat Olympiacos 4-2 in t...
18:52, 2019-11-28

A 28-year-old who paid off $102,000 in student loans used the debt snowball method to 'make her loans fair' Mike Arrison Photography Mandy Velez graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2013 with $75,000 in debt. She calculated that if she made monthl...
17:40, 2019-10-19

Snowball the cockatoo's dance moves prove humans aren't the only ones who can boogie, scientists say A headbanging cockatoo's dance moves have led researchers to believe humans are not the only animals who know how to boogie....
15:00, 2019-07-09

The 'debt snowball' and 'debt avalanche' might sound gimmicky, but they're both highly effective strategies to get out of credit card debt Mint Images - Bill Miles/Getty Images Because of their high interest rates, it can be hard to figure out where to start when you want to get out of c...
20:20, 2019-10-09

Oprah shares her own life's purpose, insightful stories in new book, 'The Path Made Clear' What is your life's purpose? Oprah Winfrey is here to help you on your soul-searching journey with her new book, "The Path Made Clear."  &...
10:41, 2019-04-09

'Suits' made a not-so-subtle quip about Duchess Meghan's new life When asked how Duchess Meghan's character is doing on 'Suits,' her on-screen husband Patrick J. Adams gave a royally vague answer. &#...
20:52, 2019-08-16

'Bachelorette' castoff Luke Parker: Hannah Brown made 'the biggest mistake of her life' "The Bachelorette" star Luke Parker is pleading his case yet again by offering more details about the fantasy suites fiasco that got him eliminated. ...
05:16, 2019-07-23

A retiree who 'never made big money' says owning property made his retirement possible, and young people shouldn't overlook it Courtesy of Corky Ewing Southern California couple Patti and Corky Ewing never made more than what was considered a middle class income, but say that...
23:44, 2019-11-13

Bernard Arnault made $5.1 billion in the past 3 days. French billionaires have made more money this year than their counterparts in any other country, and they partially have China to thank ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images The personal fortunes of French billionaires have grown at more than twice the pace of American and Chinese billionair...
23:40, 2019-10-11

The Parks That Made the Man Who Made Central Park Frederick Law Olmsted’s tours of English parks shaped his vision of landscape design. You can see his inspiration in three dimensions by touring five...
10:08, 2019-10-30

Before Brian Eno made Music For Airports, Ernest Hood made music for Neighborhoods In 1975, three years before Brian Eno introduced the word “ambient” to the world, Portland-based musician Ernest Hood quietly released his sole LP vi...
22:48, 2019-10-10

Trump says products will need to be made from 75% American goods to be labeled ‘American-made’ The order will gradually boost the percentage of U.S. components for qualifying American-made products from 50 percent to 75 percent. The threshold w...
22:44, 2019-07-15

The Planet Needs a New Internet When climate change comes for our coffee and our wine, we’ll moan about it on Twitter, read about it on our favorite websites, and watch diverting vi...
18:08, 2019-08-20

Seriously What Planet Is Joe Biden Living On Joe Biden is the current Democratic frontrunner for president. He also happened to be the vice president for eight years under the last Democratic pr...
19:44, 2019-05-14

The hunt for mysterious Planet 9 Astronomers across the globe are searching for an enormous undiscovered world dubbed Planet Nine, which could change everything we think we know abou...
11:16, 2019-06-21

The Amazon: Vital for our planet The rainforest provides the whole of South America with moisture, influences rainfall patterns in the region, stabilizes the world's climate and has ...
19:44, 2019-08-27

How to travel without destroying the planet Vacationing more sustainably doesn't just mean cutting down on flights. These green travel tips show you how to enjoy your trips without damaging wha...
04:32, 2019-12-02

'New economics': the way to save the planet? The science is in: the endless pursuit of economic growth is devouring the foundations of life on Earth, and no country – rich or poor – can expect t...
20:24, 2019-05-08

These sneakers won’t kill the planet Green fashion must beget green, because brands are continuing to jump on the sustainability train. Their latest focus? Sneakers. One of the hardest c...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Here're 24 of the Most Rarified Rolexes on the Planet From the rainbow-bezel Daytona to the “Presidential” Day-Date, Rolex's gem-set watches are in class all their own....
13:48, 2019-10-31

These Five Cuisines Are Easier on the Planet There is no magic cuisine to save our species. There are, however, many ways to eat sustainably....
16:40, 2019-04-30

We know what we have to do to save the planet. We just don’t care. Jonathan Safran Foer warns that people must start believing in the danger of climate change....
15:00, 2019-10-04

Half-Life: Alyx Takes Place Between Half-Life 1 And Half-Life 2 [Update] Half-Life: Alyx, you might be dismayed to learn, is definitely not Half-Life 3. But it is a new “full-length” Half-Life game, Valve said today, and i...
19:48, 2019-11-21

Ways that fashion threatens the planet A growing body of research exposes the environmental hazards posed by the clothing industryLast week, the government rejected recommendations from th...
09:28, 2019-06-23

Planet Zoo is Frontier Developments’ next management sim Frontier Developments has excellent sims with Planet Coaster and Jurassic Park: Evolution, and now it's creating a modern zoo with Planet Zoo.Read Mo...
20:08, 2019-06-10

How Fast Fashion Is Destroying the Planet In “Fashionopolis,” Dana Thomas exposes the environmental, economic and humanitarian hazards of cheap clothing production....
12:12, 2019-09-03

Planet Zoo, As Told By Steam Reviews If you’re the sort of person who sees packs of animals majestically gallivanting about in forests or on the National Geographic channel and thinks “I...
02:16, 2019-11-09

Ask Amy: Are My Jeans Wreaking Havoc On The Planet? In the second instalment of her new bi-monthly column for Vogue, Mother of Pearl founder Amy Powney tackles a perennial green-wardrobe issue...
09:08, 2019-07-27

What’s a Grammy worth on this imperiled planet? Here’s what this year’s nominee announcement tells us about race, gender and the legacies we protect....
20:56, 2019-11-20

We Have Abundant Food. Why Is Our Health — and the Planet’s — So Bad? Bee Wilson’s “The Way We Eat Now” delves into the startling consequences of the globalization that has revolutionized our relationship to food....
23:04, 2019-05-21

Astronomers are hunting for the mysterious Planet Nine Astronomers across the globe are searching for an enormous undiscovered world dubbed Planet Nine, which could change everything we think we know abou...
20:56, 2019-06-21

Can fashion keep its cool … and help save the planet? The catwalk world of glamour and luxury hides a business that thrives on wasteful consumerism. Now the climate crisis is forcing a rethinkIn the last...
20:36, 2019-08-31

A present for the planet? How to cut holiday waste While the holiday season is a time of giving and thoughtfulness, it can also be a time of excess and waste. Americans throw away 25 percent more tras...
20:28, 2019-11-12

Planet 9 may have already been found, study suggests Since its launch in April 2018, NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found a number of exoplanets, including a so-called "missing ...
20:08, 2019-11-11

These are the 40 best young soccer players on the planet right now Getty The "Golden Boy" award, established by Italian sports newspaper Tuttosport in 2003, is the prize given to the best player under the age of 21 i...
18:24, 2019-10-02

Will the planet ever be free from the scourge of polio? 25 years ago, the Americas were declared polio-free. Most of the world followed – but a mutating vaccine and bioterrorism fears are undermining final...
20:04, 2019-10-16

Own All Nine Planet of the Apes Movies For $35 On Blu-ray and Digital You don’t need to be a hyper-intelligent simian to know that getting all nine Planet of the Apes films on Blu-ray (including the three most recent on...
22:12, 2019-08-19

‘The end of the planet’: Why everyone should care about ice melt in Greenland This is where Earth’s refrigerator door is left open, where glaciers dwindle and seas begin to rise....
00:12, 2019-08-21

Why Meal Kits Aren’t as Bad for the Planet as You Think Subscription meal kits like Blue Apron and HelloFresh, which deliver portioned ingredients and recipes for making meals, were once touted as the futu...
21:00, 2019-04-22

Planet Soul — 'Set U Free - Fever Mix' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
15:00, 2019-05-09

Finally we can power the planet on renewables alone – here's how Ditching fossil fuels to go 100 per cent renewable is a dream within reach – thanks to new tech that keep things humming even when wind and sun aren’...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Capitalism broke the planet. Here’s how it’s going to fix things The environment and high finance are strange bedfellows – but a new movement is raising billions to fight climate change. A breakthrough – or green h...
16:00, 2019-04-09

New study suggests Planet 9 might have already been found Since its launch in April 2018, NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found a number of exoplanets, including a so-called ...
17:28, 2019-11-12

How to Keep Your Home Cool Without Wrecking the Planet Summertime is officially here, baby. You know what that means: long days, beach tans, and wild ass energy bills. Keeping cool don’t come cheap—not fo...
16:24, 2019-07-07

How Asthma Inhalers Are Choking the Planet If there is any field of science that understands the doctrine of unintended consequences, it’s medicine. We rely on antibiotics to wipe out in...
16:16, 2019-11-05

How to Cool a Planet With Extraterrestrial Dust A study of fossil meteorites suggests that a distant asteroid collision once sent Earth into an ice age....
20:12, 2019-09-18

Save a Few Bucks (And the Planet) With Tide's Eco-Box Tide Eco-Box 96 Loads of Detergent | $15 | Amazon | Clip the 20% coupon + Subscribe & Save...
19:24, 2019-06-28

Creating an AI can be five times worse for the planet than a car The carbon footprint of training a single AI is 284 metric tonnes CO2e – or about five times the lifetime emissions of a car...
16:48, 2019-06-06

NASA chief really wants Pluto to be a planet again NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine believes that Pluto should be a planet again. “I am here to tell you, as the NASA Administrator, I believe Pluto s...
18:36, 2019-10-28

Are These Boyish Jeans The Most Sustainable On The Planet? Introducing the new Californian denim brand with a sun-bleached, old-school aesthetic and exemplary environmental credentials...
08:20, 2019-07-02

How humans are shaping the planet: are we in the anthropocene? We have become a geological power leaving an indelible mark on Earth, but what does that mean for the future of our planet, asks climatologist Mark M...
13:56, 2019-05-10

Analysis: Can car makers really save the planet? VW's Wolfsburg facilities are reducing their carbon footprint After a history of chasing CO2-based profits, we assess whether the automotive industry...
03:28, 2019-12-12

How walking helped humans take over the planet We are all fitter for a good walk – and we become smarter just by standing up. In fact, says a new book, the act of walking helped humans colonise a ...
11:52, 2019-08-17

Lonely Planet: 10 destinations with the best value in 2020 As part of its best travel destinations for 2020, Lonely Planet named the 10 places with the best value, from Buffalo to Zanzibar.    ...
06:16, 2019-10-22

Planet Zoo gets a closed beta on September 24 The following is a true zoo story. Planet Zoo will be holding a closed beta from September 24 to October 8 for people who have preordered it.Read Mor...
20:00, 2019-09-18

Fit in my 40s: keep on running – and help the planet (and people), too | Zoe Williams With Good Gym you could help at a community garden, say, or visit an older person while you work out• Fitness tips: three eco-friendly ways to work o...
08:24, 2019-06-29

Scientists are building a real-life version of the Starship Enterprise's life scanner When the crewmembers of the Starship Enterprise pull into orbit around a new planet, one of the first things they do is scan for life-forms. Here in ...
15:04, 2019-08-23

Texas woman taken off life support against family's wishes – then a pro-life group stepped in A Texas woman was taken off life-support Monday after the hospital invoked a law allowing them to deny further care, but after a pro-life group stepp...
19:12, 2019-05-17

Sony Xperia 1 battery life: real-life impressions and test results are out! The Sony Xperia 1 is a monster of a phone: the world's first 4K AMOLED display, Snapdragon 855 chip, a new 21:9 super tall and narrow form factor, ga...
17:32, 2019-06-11

With Haven Life, you may be able to get cheap life insurance in minutes with no medical exam kate_sept2004/Getty Images Haven Life is an insurance agency that uses technology to simplify the term life insurance application process. With Haven...
19:32, 2019-12-11

David Attenborough’s life lesson to kids: Live life, just don’t waste Seven Worlds, One Planet, David Attenborough’s stunning celebration of Earth’s biodiversity, prepares a new generation to save a beautiful world...
17:40, 2019-10-25

The Real-Life Diet of MSNBC's Chris Hayes, For Whom Ball Is Life The journalist and author talks protein shakes, core work, and a legendary pick-up run on Capitol Hill....
17:12, 2019-07-12

'Life should mean life': Italian activists call for tougher femicide laws Swift judicial processes and more funding for shelters are badly needed, say campaignersSara Di Pietrantonio was 22 when she was strangled and burned...
15:36, 2019-11-24

Life on Mars? 'Fettuccine' rocks could be 'obvious sign of life' The search for life on Mars may come down to whether the Red Planet is more like Olive Garden than the Brooklyn Botanic Garden....
16:16, 2019-06-05

The Retro-Future Planet of Pierre Cardin The trailblazing ’60s-mod designer gets a Space Age exhibit in Brooklyn. Exploring today’s heirs to his futuristic style....
13:40, 2019-08-05

World’s 1.8 billion youth must ‘have a say in the future of the planet’ It is “crucial” that the world’s 1.8 billion young people have a say in the fight against climate change and ultimately “the future of the planet” ac...
00:16, 2019-09-21

Disney heir on CEO's $66m pay: 'No one on the freaking planet is worth that' Abigail Disney condemns family firm for spouting ‘neoliberal claptrap’ and derides Amazon’s Jeff Bezos: ‘It is possible to say no to money’Abigail Di...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Help Save the Planet and Buy These Reusable Metal Straws For $5 YIHONG Set of 8 Stainless Steel Metal Straws | $5 | Amazon | Clip the $2 coupon...
19:36, 2019-08-07

US companies tell Apple and Amazon to put planet before profits Patagonia, Ben & Jerry’s, Danone and others take out full-page ad in New York Times addressed to business leadersThe bosses of some of the world’s bi...
21:36, 2019-08-25

To Feed a Hot Planet, They’re Making More Efficient Plants Australian scientists are part of a worldwide effort to boost agricultural output to meet the growing global food demand....
15:40, 2019-09-21

Scientists just discovered a planet shaped like a football If you were to make a list of exoplanets that would be worth visiting in person, WASP-121b wouldn’t be anywhere near the top of your list. Ther...
03:04, 2019-08-02

Critic’s Notebook: Watching ‘Our Planet,’ Where the Predator Is Us The epic Netflix documentary offers a visual banquet, but it doesn’t sugarcoat the effects of humans on the environment....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Dwarf planet Ceres may be wrinkling as it shrinks Ceres , the closest dwarf planet to Earth, may be wrinkling as it shrinks, a new study finds....
11:20, 2019-07-03

Aerosol emissions may not cool the planet as much as we thought Enlarge / Taken on August 2, 2018, by an astronaut on the International Space Station, this image shows a pyrocumulus cloud rising from the Ferguson ...
00:48, 2019-08-02

Discover Planet Berlin: DW's new multimedia special People from 190 countries live in Berlin, bringing with them pieces of their homelands. DW presents a must-do travel guide to Berlin from its interna...
18:20, 2019-05-21

Welcome to the US, Greta. With your help we can save the planet and ourselves | Rebecca Solnit Even in such a divided and troubled country, there is hope. Between us we can beat the climate destroyersDear Greta,Thank you for travelling across t...
15:20, 2019-08-29

Astronomers discover ‘overheated’ planet with three suns The planet, LTT 1445 A b, is described as “overheated” by NASA, which notes that it is about 1.4 times the size of Earth....
22:36, 2019-08-21

UK royals attend Netflix 'Our Planet' premiere Britain's Prince Charles and his two sons William and Harry attended the world premiere of the Netflix television series "Our Planet" on Thursday to ...
16:32, 2019-04-09

Asteroid Hygiea could become the tiniest dwarf planet As the debate rages on whether Pluto, currently a dwarf planet, should be given back its planet status, it may soon be joined by an asteroid that cou...
17:08, 2019-10-29

Lonely Planet chooses the best destinations for 2020 Bhutan, Washington D.C., and Galway, Ireland are just a few of the places Lonely Planet thinks you should go in 2020, and they based much of this yea...
05:20, 2019-10-22

Can planting billions of trees save the planet? Organisations from around the world are reforesting at an unprecedented rateWhen Clare Dubois’s car skidded on an icy road in Stroud, Gloucestershire...
07:28, 2019-06-19

In Planet Zoo, You Can Only Get Good By Learning Facts About Animals Planet Zoo is the latest simulator from Frontier Developments, the creators of Roller Coaster Tycoon and the recent Planet Coaster. In this one, you’...
16:40, 2019-06-18

If humans vanished overnight, what would happen to the planet? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and...
13:52, 2019-08-13

Supercharged geothermal energy could power the planet The next generation of geothermal plants will unlock more of Earth's bountiful, underground energy and could allow the technology to finally fulfil i...
16:00, 2019-04-09

NASA chief says Pluto is a planet: 'It’s the way I learned it' Pluto may have lost its status as a planet more than 13 years ago, but don't tell that to NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine....
15:20, 2019-08-28

Lonely Planet: Best countries to visit in 2020 Lonely Planet has put together a list of the 10 best countries to consider visiting in 2020, from Bhutan to Uruguay. Where else made the cut?  &...
06:16, 2019-10-22

Robert Downey Jr. wants to fix the planet with AI, which should turn out fine, probably [This article contains a spoiler for Avengers: Endgame. You can probably guess which one.]...
04:56, 2019-06-06

Crickets have hit the high street - can they save the planet? A London food chain is now including insects on its menu but can eating insects help save the planet?...
11:00, 2019-05-17

The Mars Rat and Other Unexplained Features on the Martian Planet In September 2012, a photograph snapped by NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity caught the attention of Internet sleuths everywhere. This picture appears to s...
16:36, 2019-07-14

King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard — 'Planet B' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
15:16, 2019-06-14

Moving to Mars review – a rendezvous with the red planet Design Museum, LondonThis fascinating show offers close encounters with an actual Mars rover, footage from the planet’s surface – and ambitious plans...
12:24, 2019-10-20

Seven Worlds, One Planet: conservation is the key to new Attenborough series ‘We have made a tragic, desperate mess’ of our world, says naturalist, but there are signs of positive changesHumans have made a “tragic, desperate m...
10:20, 2019-10-20

Humans will never live on another planet, Nobel Laureate says. Here's why. Here's the reality: We're messing up the Earth and any far-out ideas of colonizing another orb when we're done with our own are wishful thinking. Tha...
11:36, 2019-10-15

Can tech create a more planet friendly burger? Plant-based alternatives and lab-grown meat are aiming to remove the need for animal husbandry....
18:40, 2019-08-07

For Some Horror Writers, Nothing Is Scarier Than a Changing Planet While literary fiction often sidesteps the climate crisis, eco-horror is filling the breach....
11:48, 2019-10-19

Astronomers spotted a planet that shouldn’t exist When we imagine what other solar systems are like it’s easy to fall into a trap of assuming that our own system is a model that all others must...
16:16, 2019-09-28

How plastic bags were supposed to help save the planet Family of inventor says they were designed to be reused to stop trees from being destroyed....
16:52, 2019-10-17

A gas giant planet that couldn’t have formed the way Jupiter did Enlarge / The Calar Alto Observatory in Spain, which was used to discover this planet. (credit: Pedro Amado/Marco Azzaro—IAA/CSIC) One of the difficu...
16:44, 2019-10-01

The Planet Is Going Extinct and the People in Power Don't Seem to Care Today, the UN environmental group IPBES released the findings of a global assessment on nature. As you’ve probably guessed by now, it’s not great....
16:48, 2019-05-06

How One Commonly Used Asthma Inhaler is Damaging the Planet If there is any field of science that understands the doctrine of unintended consequences, it’s medicine. We rely on antibiotics to wipe out in...
22:32, 2019-11-07

How Radical Yoga Can Change Your Relationship With Yourself And The Planet “Yoga is about relationships: relationships with oneself, with each other, and with the world around us,” say Christabel and Ruby Reed...
16:04, 2019-06-21

Helping our kids take the lead in saving the planet Philippe Cousteau offers three ways to help young people get engaged and excited about making a positive impact on the planet and their communities....
15:24, 2019-04-22

Scientists puzzled by really big planet orbiting really little star Scientists are expressing surprise after discovering a solar system 30 light-years away from Earth that defies current understanding about planet for...
01:12, 2019-09-27

NASA discovers distant planet with three red suns The exoplanet LTT 1445Ab orbits one of the three suns and is about a third larger than Earth....
16:24, 2019-07-30

Greens: Save the planet, screw the people When an environmentalist says he or she wants to “save the planet” be sure to ask: “For whom?” Because often it seems like they're not doing it for p...
03:32, 2019-09-06

Giant planet around tiny star 'should not exist' The Jupiter-like world is unusually large compared with its host star, challenging existing theories....
16:32, 2019-09-27

Planet Coaster is getting Ghostbusters content and Dan Aykroyd Planet Coaster is soon going to offer you the tools to build the Ghostbusters theme park of your dreams.Read More...
15:48, 2019-05-22

Distant alien planet with three red suns discovered Scientists have used NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite to find an exoplanet with three red suns....
20:44, 2019-07-29

We need to talk about how population growth is harming the planet Discussions of population's impact on Earth have been off limits, but scientists and conservationists are challenging the taboo and politicians must ...
15:36, 2019-05-30

Pea power: Can the humble crop save the planet? There has been a scramble to produce protein from peas, but can it really help solve environmental problems?...
02:56, 2019-09-24

Could cricket and worm burgers help save the planet? Insects are being touted as an eco-friendly protein source, but do bug burgers pass the taste test?...
20:08, 2019-10-14

Lonely Planet: 10 best regions to visit in 2020 As part of its best travel destinations for 2020, Lonely Planet named the 10 best regions to visit, from Maine to China's Guizhou Province.  ...
06:16, 2019-10-22

Protecting the planet for future generations | Letters John Bird outlines his new bill to tackle the climate crisis, academics call for protection of tropical habitats and Ahmad O Al-Khowaiter defends Sau...
19:28, 2019-10-14

Durwood Zaelke: How your air conditioning could help to save the planet The man behind a key amendment to a major climate treaty thinks that he has a way to cool the Earth....
03:08, 2019-11-11

The best cities to travel to in 2020, according to Lonely Planet Tom Williams/ Getty Lonely Planet named the top 10 best cities to travel to in 2020. Popular cities like Denver, Dubai, Vancouver, and Washington DC ...
02:20, 2019-10-22

Coping with climate anxiety on a warming planet Anxiety and despair over the climate crisis is driving more and more people to psychotherapy. But if the planet is facing disaster, what's the point ...
11:04, 2019-11-27

Why the Coolest Celebrities on the Planet Are Wearing These $20 Watches Folks like Tyler, the Creator and Kristen Stewart are ditching the glitz of luxury timepiece brands for something much more practical (and plastic)....
22:40, 2019-11-26

Planet Zoo Has Cute Animals, But The Management Sucks Ever wonder what would happen if someone made a traditional theme park management game, but with animals? Planet Zoo is here to help us find out....
22:08, 2019-11-05

Nonfiction: We Have Abundant Food. Why Is Our Health — and the Planet’s — So Bad? Bee Wilson’s “The Way We Eat Now” delves into the startling consequences of the globalization that has revolutionized our relationship to food....
23:04, 2019-05-15

Alec Baldwin is passionate about preserving the planet Actor Baldwin says his passion about preserving the planet for future generations was sparked by meeting indigenous people who are guardians of their...
04:24, 2019-04-24

‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ actors Karolyn Grimes, Jimmy Hawkins recall memories of bringing holiday film to life In 1946, child actors Karolyn Grimes and Jimmy Hawkins had no idea they created one of the most iconic holiday films in Hollywood history....
11:04, 2019-12-11

Graffiti vandal tells how he turned his life around from tagging Tube trains at night to photographing life on the Bakerloo line A graffiti vandal who was jailed after spraying his distinctive tag across the Tube network today tells how he turned his life around to become a pho...
18:16, 2019-05-26

How about the ‘pro-life’ lobby get behind these life-positive causes instead? | Hadley Freeman Banning abortion isn’t the most effective place to start if you want to save livesIt’s always more fun to be on the winning side, and in the US right...
13:44, 2019-05-25

Life of Pi: The 'sort of impossible' challenge of bringing novel to life Life of Pi, the hit book about a boy and a tiger in a lifeboat, washes up at a theatre in Sheffield....
03:04, 2019-07-03

On The Deuce’s penultimate episode, “the life” claims another life Last week, I wrote about the phenomenal work Maggie Gyllenhaal has been doing on The Deuce, even as her performance as Eileen Merrell/Candy Renee has...
04:16, 2019-10-22

A Model Life: Life Lessons with Brooke Shields Brooke Shields has been in the public eye - and earning money - nearly from birth. But unlike many other child stars, Shields has not flamed out, or ...
13:44, 2019-09-24

We’re closer to eradicating polio from the planet: 2 of 3 strains now wiped out Enlarge / A Pakistani health worker administers polio vaccine drops to a child during a vaccination campaign in Karachi on December 10, 2018. Pakista...
20:44, 2019-10-24

We Checked Out The Outer Worlds' Second, Monster-Filled Planet Yesterday, Paul Tamayo and I played through a small portion of The Outer Worlds. The game is out today, but if you haven’t picked up yet, let us wet ...
15:04, 2019-10-25

Surprisingly round asteroid may actually be the smallest dwarf planet The best ever image of the asteroid Hygiea has revealed its shape for the first time and it looks as if it is round enough to be a tiny dwarf planet ...
18:48, 2019-10-28

Ensuring the ‘lungs of the planet’ keep us alive: 5 things you need to know about forests and the UN Forests are vitally important for sustaining life on Earth, and play a major role in the fight against climate change. With the 2019 session of the U...
21:16, 2019-05-10

Bill Nye says it's time to grow up and realize the planet is on fire Bill Nye wants to remind you of the seriousness of global warming and he's not mincing words....
20:00, 2019-05-13

BBC's Seven Worlds, One Planet shines spotlight on climate crisis New Attenborough series aims to be as influential as Blue Planet II was on plastic wasteA new BBC natural history series narrated by Sir David Attenb...
19:24, 2019-10-07

Your guide to the carbon sucking tech we need to save the planet Humans have emitted so much carbon dioxide that we must find ways of sucking it from the air. Can that be done without wrecking the environment in ot...
16:48, 2019-08-07

NASA will send your name to the Red Planet on the Mars 2020 rover Mars 2020 is shaping up nicely, with NASA recently revealing that its rover-hauling spacecraft is essentially complete and currently undergoing testi...
20:44, 2019-05-22

How Eating Less Meat Could Help Protect the Planet From Climate Change By dramatically changing the food we eat as well as the way it is grown and produced, humans can help stop the devastating impacts of climate change ...
00:40, 2019-08-09

Aerial photographs reveal odd and beautiful glimpses of our planet Corners of unexpected planetary beauty are revealed in these stunning images on display in The Elevated Eye at Forest Lawn Museum, California...
09:16, 2019-10-08

Bill Nye explains global warming: 'The planet is on f---ing fire' Science commentator Bill Nye had some choice words on Sunday about the seriousness of global warming and the need for urgent action to combat it....
21:52, 2019-05-13

How BTS Overcame Differences and Became the Biggest Music Group on the Planet When it comes to the music industry, BTS is on another level. Whether it's their epic collaborations or sold-out world tours, fans can't get enough o...
19:24, 2019-11-19

Song of one of rarest whales on planet recorded for first time There are only about 30 north Pacific right whales left after hunters nearly wiped out the slow-moving animalsMarine biologists for the first time ha...
08:08, 2019-06-20

The Epic of Gilgamesh Unveiled: Searching For a Way to the Home Planet The Epic of Gilgamesh is regarded as one of mankind’s greatest literary and historical works. Many authors have studied the text in an effort to expl...
15:28, 2019-05-19

Baby Jupiter was smacked by a planet 4.5 billion years ago Jupiter has long been hailed as the mighty “king of planets” thanks to its massive size compared to most of the other planets in our sola...
07:12, 2019-08-15

Lonely Planet’s top destination suffers a blow after blasts HIKKADUWA, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka was the Lonely Planet guide’s top travel destination for 2019, but since the Easter Sunday attacks on chu...
05:32, 2019-05-16

Save the planet by having fewer kids, going vegan: study More than 11,000 climate change scientists have come together to issue an urgent request: Quit having so many babies. The dire warning was published ...
02:00, 2019-11-06

New planet habitability study is bad news for alien hunters If you’re hoping to one day wake up to news that life has been found hiding out on some distant planet, researchers from the University of Cali...
00:08, 2019-06-13

Baby Jupiter was likely slammed by planet 4.5 billion years ago Jupiter has long been hailed as the mighty “king of planets” thanks to its massive size compared to most of the other planets in our solar system. It...
20:24, 2019-08-15

Simple Design Changes Could Make YouTube Better for the Planet, Researchers Say YouTube is where preschoolers go for their Baby Shark fix. It’s where beauty bloggers rejoice as they unbox their new favorite lipstick. As it turns ...
22:00, 2019-05-07

Lewis Hamilton says vegan diet 'only way to save our planet' Adopting a vegan diet is the "only way to truly save our planet", Lewis Hamilton has said....
18:40, 2019-10-15

How to suck water from desert air and quench the planet's thirst The global water supply is limited, and shortages will affect over 1.8 billion people by 2025. Fortunately, we've discovered a way to pull water from...
13:48, 2019-08-02

Lonely Planet lists Bonn among top 10 destinations for 2020 The travel guide Lonely Planet has picked Germany’s former capital Bonn among its top 10 cities to visit in 2020. Austria’s second city Salzburg topp...
10:48, 2019-10-22

Lonely Planet's top Europe destinations in 2019 Lonely Planet's annual list of top European destinations for this year is here, from Madrid, Spain, to Shetland, Scotland and more.   ...
17:12, 2019-05-21

Bill Nye on global warming: ‘The planet is on f–king fire’ Science commentator Bill Nye had some choice words about the need for urgent action to combat global warming. On “Last Week Tonight With John O...
17:12, 2019-05-14

Lonely Planet reveals Europe summer hot list Vevey in Switzerland and the Shetland Islands are among Lonely Planet's recommendations for summer travel in 2019. Find out which destination is the ...
13:52, 2019-05-21

Second deadliest snake on the planet lunges at man in terrifying video The skittish eastern brown arched up and hovered inches above the ground before lunging at the Australian man...
13:20, 2019-10-24

The Outer Worlds review – a planet-sized helping of fun PC, PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One; Obsidian EntertainmentMore than just Fallout in space, this action-RPG is a delightful sci-fi romp with razor-sha...
11:16, 2019-10-24

The Outer Worlds Will Rattle Your Idea Of A Perfect Planet The very first quest in The Outer Worlds, Obsidian’s highly anticipated first-person RPG out October 25, asked me to make what felt like an impossibl...
15:04, 2019-10-22

4 the Weekend: Desert Museum hosts Party for the Planet ARTS George Lopez Casino Del Sol Saturday 8 – 11 p.m. Comedian George Lopez will be in Tucson Saturday. The show is at Casino Del Sol’s A...
18:48, 2019-05-09

NASA reveals new image of dwarf planet 'like nothing that humanity has ever seen before' NASA unveiled a new image of the dwarf planet Ceres that "is like nothing that humanity has ever seen before."...
17:28, 2019-06-19

Scientist to politicians: End oil, farm subsidies to save planet Robert Watson chose his favorite accessories to deliver the scientific community’s starkest warning yet over the accelerating demise of Earth's life ...
22:24, 2019-05-06

Remnants of ancient planet just found in famous meteorite Though it was discovered in the Australian outback in the 1950s and studied since then, researchers have just found a surprising result buried inside...
16:32, 2019-09-03

Special report: The new megaprojects changing the face of our planet Across the world, new roads, railways, dams and power lines are encroaching on previously virgin territory – with untold consequences for Earth’s wil...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Climate change: UN signals red alert for 'blue planet' UN's IPCC panel of scientists says our oceans and frozen regions are feeling the heat from rising temperatures as never before....
11:20, 2019-09-25

First giant planet around white dwarf discovered by scientists For the very first time, scientists have found evidence of a giant planet associated with a white dwarf star....
02:08, 2019-12-05

NASA probe records first likely 'marsquake' detected on red planet NASA's robotic probe InSight has detected and measured what scientists believe to be a "marsquake," marking the first time a likely seismological tre...
22:52, 2019-04-23

Could a diet save the planet? Only if we pay the real cost of food There is no doubt that a “planetary diet” involving more vegetables and less meat would benefit the environment and likely save lives too, but making...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Giving nature human rights could be the best way to protect the planet Rivers, lakes and forests around the world are being recognised as if they were legal persons. It sounds strange, but could it effectively protect th...
13:12, 2019-09-25

'People think we’re from another planet': meet Karachi's female cyclists Teams of women and girls are among numerous cycle groups increasingly to be seen on the streets of the frenetic Pakistan megacityEarly on Sunday morn...
14:20, 2019-06-26

We’ve discovered a planet orbiting an exploded star for the first time A giant planet almost as big as Jupiter has been found orbiting a white dwarf, which is the remnants of an exploded star...
20:08, 2019-12-04

The 10 best places to travel on a budget in 2020, according to Lonely Planet EXPLORER MOIZ HUSEIN/Shutterstock Lonely Planet chose the top 10 budget-friendly travel destinations for 2020. East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, was ran...
17:36, 2019-11-29

First water detected in the atmosphere of a habitable-zone planet Enlarge / An artist's impression of the planet K2-18b and its clouds. (credit: ESA/Hubble, M. Kornmesser) On Wednesday, astronomers announced the f...
21:20, 2019-09-12

Rogue 'forbidden' planet found in 'Neptunian Desert' Researchers have found a "forbidden" planet roughly three times the size of Earth in an area known as the Neptunian Desert, a place where it should n...
17:48, 2019-05-29

Fixing planet plastic: How we'll really solve our waste problem From bag bans to bacterial mulchers, many solutions are touted for the plastic waste crisis. Find out which work – and which don't – in our definitiv...
16:00, 2019-04-09

David Attenborough: polluting planet may become as reviled as slavery Naturalist tells MPs radical action needed to tackle crisis but attitude of young people gives him hopeThe attitude of young people towards tackling ...
13:52, 2019-07-09

Water found for first time on 'potentially habitable' planet Astronomers discover water in the atmosphere of a "habitable" planet orbiting a distant star....
15:40, 2019-09-12

Water found for first time on potentially habitable planet Astronomers discover water in the atmosphere of a "habitable" planet orbiting a distant star....
22:12, 2019-09-11

Long-eared jerboas have some of the most outsized ears on the planet For their size, long-eared jerboas have some of the largest ears of any animal, clocking in at around 1.3 times the length of their head...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Virgil Abloh’s Patek Philippe Is Unlike Any Other on the Planet Robert Downey, Jr. also showed off pieces that appear to be straight out of Stark Industries in this edition of Watches of the Week....
15:24, 2019-04-27

Don't miss: Rights for the planet, art for tomorrow and oceanic beauty This week, learn how rights can save the planet, explore a world at every scale with Korea's artist of the year, and take a deep dive through a hit d...
15:40, 2019-12-07

Climate Protesters and World Leaders: Same Planet, Different Worlds Friday’s global climate protests put the gap between activists and many of the world leaders preparing to meet in New York City next week into stark ...
18:20, 2019-09-21

Should That Minor Planet Be Named Gonggong? Astronomers Want the Public’s Help Astronomers discovered the minor planet 2007 OR10 more than a decade ago. Now they’re asking the public to vote on what to submit as its official nam...
11:28, 2019-04-12

Scientists discover water on planet outside solar system Astronomers have detected water vapor in the atmosphere of the exoplanet K2-18b. They say it is the first planet beyond earth that has the potential ...
23:28, 2019-09-11

Americans Are Among the Most Stressed People on the Planet, Poll Finds An annual, global Gallup poll, released Thursday, reported that feelings of stress and worry are particularly high in the United States....
13:44, 2019-04-25

Water found in atmosphere of planet beyond our solar system Scientists for the first time have detected water in the atmosphere of an Earth-like planet orbiting a distant star, evidence that a key ingredient f...
00:40, 2019-09-12

Mysterious Planet Nine may actually be a black hole, new research suggests A mysterious object once thought to be an undiscovered planet on the edge of our Solar System could be a tiny black hole, a study claims....
19:36, 2019-09-30

Remnants of ancient planet found in famous meteorite Though it was discovered in the Australian outback in the 1950s and has been studied often since then, researchers only just recently found a surpris...
22:16, 2019-09-03

The changing landscape of the planet's biggest glaciers A new exhibition by Olafur Eliasson showcases Iceland's shrinking glaciers. Here the artist explains why it matters...
08:36, 2019-09-26

David Attenborough's Our Planet on Netflix is beautiful but empty The veteran naturalist lays the blame for Earth’s increasingly fragile ecosystem on humans, yet the stunning visuals in Netflix’s Our Planet add litt...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Lexie Alford visits all 196 sovereign nations on the planet A 21-year-old U.S. woman broke a Guinness World Record when she became the youngest person to visit all 196 sovereign nations in the world....
20:36, 2019-06-04

Climate change: The girl inspired by Greta to help the planet Anwen Whitehead is getting her family to make small changes, inspired by campaigner Greta Thunberg....
20:28, 2019-09-27

Netflix is warning animal lovers about scenes in 'Our Planet' Beware animal lovers. Netflix says parts of its new series "Our Planet" may be too graphic....
20:56, 2019-04-11

An unexpectedly enormous planet is orbiting a tiny star A surprisingly huge world is orbiting a small star 31 light years away - and it probably formed differently from almost all of the other planets we h...
20:44, 2019-09-26

How Martian microbes could survive in the salty puddles of the Red Planet In extraordinarily salty puddles of water resembling ones you might find on Mars, bacteria can survive getting completely dried out, suggesting that ...
15:56, 2019-06-25

NASA boss weighs in on Pluto’s planet status One of the internet’s favorite topics of debate, at least when it comes to astronomy, is whether or not Pluto should be considered a planet. On...
01:28, 2019-08-28

NASA chief argues Pluto should still be considered a planet Despite it being over a decade since this decision was made, the topic is still hotly disputed and there are those who think Pluto should be labeled ...
22:56, 2019-08-27

5th Planet Games launches Dawn of the Dragons: Ascension on PC 5th Planet Games has launched its latest free-to-play PC and mobile role-playing game Dawn of the Dragons: Ascension, the sequel to Dawn of the Drago...
19:44, 2019-08-27

The climate costs of a plastic planet | Carroll Muffett Every stage of the plastic lifecycle releases harmful carbon emissions into the atmosphere, contributing to global heatingUpset about the plastic cri...
08:44, 2019-06-25

We've got a deadline to save people and planet – let's start the charge The sustainable development goals, which promise to end extreme poverty and inequality by 2030, are alarmingly off track. It’s not too late to act We...
21:04, 2019-09-26

Astronomers spot strange, giant planet ‘unlike any other’ Astronomers have spotted a giant exoplanet that they say is unlike any other. Planet HR 5183 b has three times the mass of Jupiter and travels on an ...
20:44, 2019-08-28

"Pluto Is A Planet," Says NASA Administrator, Reigniting Old Debate Pluto lost its status as the ninth planet of our solar system more than 13 years ago, but there are still people who consider it to be one. Notable a...
16:48, 2019-08-29

Have sperm will travel. But what would an all-female planet look like? | Stephanie Merritt The discovery that frozen sperm can survive space flight opens up tantalising possibilities. But there’s no guarantee of utopiaIf you’re a woman who ...
18:16, 2019-06-25

One thing might keep the Impossible Burger from saving the planet: Steak UNEARTHED | What happens if demand for hamburger goes down, but demand for whole-muscle cuts of beef doesn’t?...
14:52, 2019-05-28

FROM THE FIELD: Heeding the call for women’s rights around the planet Women and activists have been reflecting on the progress made across the world in 2018 in reducing discrimination and inequalities based on gender an...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Mars helicopter bound for the Red Planet takes to the air for the first time The Mars 2020 mission is on track for launch next year, and nesting inside the high-tech new rover heading that direction is a high-tech helicopter d...
10:41, 2019-04-09

NASA set to visit mysterious metal dead planet NASA is preparing for a mission that could see it visit a mysterious, dead planet in deep space....
16:00, 2019-06-13

Don't fiddle while the planet burns, U.N. chief warns climate summit The world must choose hope over surrender in the fight against climate change, U.N. secretary-general Antonio Guterres said on Monday, warning a summ...
21:04, 2019-12-02

Robert Redford: No point in impeaching Trump if there will be ‘no planet to live on’ Hollywood actor and director Robert Redford says impeaching President Trump doesn't matter very much "without a planet to live on."...
20:32, 2019-04-25

‘Bleak’ U.N. Report on a Planet in Peril Looms Over New Climate Talks Countries agreed to rein in emissions in an effort to avert climate catastrophes. They've failed, according to the latest United Nations report....
01:24, 2019-11-27

‘Bleak’ Report on a Planet in Peril Looms Over New Climate Talks Countries agreed to rein in emissions in an effort to avert climate catastrophes. They've failed, according to the latest United Nations report....
23:52, 2019-11-26

Conservatives Are Melting Down Faster Than Our Planet Over Greta and the Climate Teens On Friday, students around the world and concerned citizens from all walks of life took to the streets to demand specific policies in hopes of averti...
22:48, 2019-09-23

Disney to keep monkeying around, enlists Wes Ball to direct a new Planet Of The Apes Disney has an undying love of running its franchises into the ground, especially in the last few years, and now that it owns 20th Century Fox’s libra...
23:48, 2019-12-03

Intense ammonia storms on Jupiter are messing up the planet's belts Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system, is perhaps most famous for its giant Red Spot, a continuous storm that has been observed since 1830....
16:20, 2019-09-04

Climate change: UN panel signals red alert on 'Blue Planet' A top panel of scientists says the oceans and frozen regions are feeling the heat from rising temperatures as never before....
13:52, 2019-09-25

Giant planet found circling tiny red dwarf star A giant, Jupiter-like planet has been discovered by astronomers in a unique place, orbiting a small red dwarf star....
01:08, 2019-09-27

Prince Harry Plans 2 Children ‘Maximum,’ for the Sake of the Planet “We are the one species on this planet that seems to think that this place belongs to us, and only us,” the British royal said in an issue of British...
16:40, 2019-07-31

Michael Gove: Time running out to stop damage to planet Mr Gove says there is a moral, political and economic imperative to tackle climate change....
15:04, 2019-07-16

A planet that shouldn’t exist was just found orbiting a distant star When astronomers search for exoplanets they rarely know what they’re going to find, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t rules that w...
05:16, 2019-05-30

Climate change: Airlines accused of 'putting profit before planet' A British Airways insider says the industry deliberately fills planes with extra fuel to save costs....
03:08, 2019-11-11

Darren Aronofsky: Greta Thunberg Is the Icon the Planet Desperately Needs Images of the young activist from Sweden set off a whole movement. But her actions speak louder than a picture ever could....
15:40, 2019-12-02

Planet Nine launches alternative to in-game advertising and digital currencies Planet Nine is launching a blockchain-based alternative for monetizing games that emphasizes rewards for gamers rather than traditional means.Read Mo...
15:28, 2019-08-20

Jupiter collided with still-forming planet 4.5B years ago: 'One-in-a-trillion probability' The largest planet in the solar system, Jupiter, may have had a massive collision with a "still-forming planet" approximately 4.5 billion years ago, ...
16:12, 2019-08-16

Judy Chicago doesn’t have time for games. The planet is dying, and so are we. The pioneering feminist artist considers the end of life, and environmental apocalypse, in new show at the National Museum of Women in the Arts....
17:12, 2019-09-24

Paper straws won’t save the planet – we need a four-day week | Andre Spicer Working less would massively reduce our carbon footprint, and bring many other benefits besidesWhen the Extinction Rebellion protesters took to the s...
11:56, 2019-06-21

The real cost of cheap, fast fashion – to workers and to the planet Online retailers such as Boohoo and Missguided are booming, but critics say there is a hidden priceIt comes in red, mustard and black, in sizes 6 up ...
08:52, 2019-06-22

A strangely large planet is baffling astronomers because it shouldn’t exist The newly found world is so big that it can't have formed in the way we think most planets do, leaving scientists who found it scratching their ...
18:24, 2019-09-27

Step up action to protect the planet during wartime: UN environment chief Greater action is needed to protect the environment during wartime if the world is to realize the goal of a more sustainable future for all people an...
18:16, 2019-11-06

NASA’s TESS planet hunter just spotted a trio of new worlds NASA’s TESS — Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite — has been scanning the skies for a little over a year now and it’s alrea...
20:04, 2019-07-30

Plastic bans proliferate in 2019 as planet drowns in trash When the EU finally committed to banning an array of single-use plastics in March, it became part of a growing plastic-free movement that is seeing s...
10:48, 2019-06-28

It is absurd to question whether we can afford to keep our planet liveable | Fiona Harvey The chancellor has warned against cutting UK emissions to net zero. But failing to act will have dire consequencesThe chancellor, Philip Hammond, has...
19:00, 2019-06-06

Save the planet by reimagining your back garden as an exotic jungle The Garden Jungle says our backyards can be every bit as exciting as African savannah or the Amazon jungle - if you know where and how to look...
14:36, 2019-07-27

Kacey Musgraves Says Psychedelic Drugs "Brought Me Closer to Our Planet" Kacey Musgraves isn't afraid to go "down in flames" for being true to herself. The Grammy winner, who has reached new heights with her Golden Hour a...
22:28, 2019-09-11

DAME: meet the London duo creating tampons which are healthier for you and the planet DAME is a sustainable personal care brand that has launched the world's first reusable tampon applicator...
13:00, 2019-10-24

Democrats Decide the Total Collapse of the Planet Isn't Worth a Debate The Democratic National Committee voted on Thursday to reject a proposed 2020 debate on climate change, which sure sounds like a great idea just as t...
22:56, 2019-08-22

Elizabeth May calls out Jason Kenney: ‘There is no planet called Alberta’ May stressed Alberta is not exempt from climate change and has already felt the harsh affects, including the Fort McMurray wildfires and the Calgary ...
21:52, 2019-11-15

Take action on air pollution to save lives, and the planet, urges UN chief In a message to mark World Environment Day, celebrated on Wednesday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has emphasized the link between worsening ...
22:12, 2019-06-04

Huge asteroid might actually be the solar system’s smallest dwarf planet As the debate rages on whether Pluto, currently a dwarf planet, should be given back its planet status, it may soon be joined by an asteroid that cou...
15:20, 2019-10-30

Collision liquified the 4th-largest asteroid, turning it into a dwarf planet Enlarge / Image of Hygiea made using a ground-based telescope. (credit: ESO/P. Vernazza et al./MISTRAL algorithm) The bodies of our Solar System's as...
21:56, 2019-10-29

Collision liquified the 4th-largest astroid, turning it into a dwarf planet Enlarge / Image of Hygiea made using a ground-based telescope. (credit: ESO/P. Vernazza et al./MISTRAL algorithm) The bodies of our Solar System's as...
21:04, 2019-10-29

How will Mars explorers stop earthly viruses infecting the red planet? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
14:04, 2019-05-21

Researchers say a tiny planet slammed into the Moon a long time ago Earth’s Moon only ever shows us one face. It’s locked into its current orientation, with a permanent nearside and farside, but it wasn&rs...
21:16, 2019-05-21

Watch: 'The Expanse' stars explore dangerous planet in Season 4 Steven Strait, Cas Anvar, Dominique Tipper and Wes Chatham arrive on Ilus in Season 4 of the Amazon Prime series "The Expanse."...
17:52, 2019-11-18

NASA to Land in Mars, Pennsylvania to Celebrate Red Planet with STEAM NASA returns to Mars, Pennsylvania Friday, May 31 to celebrate Mars exploration and share the agency’s excitement about landing astronauts on the Moo...
23:40, 2019-05-23

To save the planet, fossil fuels need to stay underground | Letters Readers give their views on what needs to be done to combat climate disaster and save the planetFiona Harvey is surely right when she says “adaptatio...
18:04, 2019-09-15

It's a scary thought, but Logan Paul just might be the fastest YouTuber on the planet After losing his way in Japan’s Aokigahara forest, the vlogger is back, bigger and richer than everA fearful realisation, but it appears that, in Log...
20:16, 2019-07-25

'Are a cow's farts the worst for the planet?' Children's climate questions answered What are young people most worried about? We put their queries to the expertsEwoenam Tetteh and Faith Otasowie, both 15, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex Cont...
08:12, 2019-06-29

Unilever warns it will sell off brands that hurt the planet or society Marmite and Magnum among vulnerable brands as firm puts focus on sustainable businessUnilever has warned it will sell off brands that do not contribu...
21:20, 2019-07-25

New Board Game Challenges Players to Design a Perfect Planet A new award-winning board game asks you to do a seemingly simple task: build the perfect planet for wildlife....
18:12, 2019-05-03

Seven Worlds, One Planet: 'Gorgeous' nature series gets five-star reviews Critics call Sir David Attenborough's new nature series "breathtaking" and "visually magnificent"....
11:52, 2019-10-28

Trump U.N. pick Craft says climate change a threat to planet U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to be United Nations ambassador acknowledged on Wednesday that climate change is a threat and pledged to recuse he...
21:44, 2019-06-19

'The planet is on fucking fire': Bill Nye is getting angry about climate change The beloved science educator and children’s show host appeared on Last Week Tonight to help explain carbon-pricingBill Nye is done messing around. Lo...
07:28, 2019-05-14

Mars mission readies tiny chopper for Red Planet flight The next US space agency robot to explore the Red Planet will carry a small helicopter with it....
16:24, 2019-08-29

BBC's Seven Worlds, One Planet series shines spotlight on climate crisis Makers hope message of latest Attenborough-narrated series will be as influential as Blue Planet II on plastic wasteA new BBC natural history series ...
18:48, 2019-10-07

Lonely Planet's best places to visit in Asia Pacific for 2019 From sweeping vineyards and turquoise oceans to gleaming city lights and12th-century temples, check out Lonely Planet's best places to visit in the v...
02:32, 2019-07-05

NASA discovers 'extreme' alien planet that's shaped like a football Using NASA's Hubble Telescope, researchers have discovered a football-shaped exoplanet 900 light-years from Earth that is being described as "hotter ...
14:36, 2019-08-02

Saturn overtakes Jupiter as planet with most moons in solar system Scientists have spotted 20 small moons orbiting Saturn, pipping Jupiter as the planet with the most moons in the solar system — but there may be more...
03:04, 2019-10-08

UN warns most plans for limiting climate change would wreck the planet Almost every plan for limiting warming to 2°C or less relies heavily on bioenergy, but the latest UN report says we don’t have enough land to spare...
11:12, 2019-08-08

New ‘window into the planet’ installed in Mount Everest’s ‘death zone’ Scientists can now access data from within Mount Everest's so-called death zone — the highest part of the mountain that sits over 26,000 feet above s...
20:16, 2019-06-14

Growing alien worlds spotted in 'planet nursery' around young star Astronomers have captured a remarkable image of two growing exoplanets circling a young star....
18:36, 2019-06-04

Prince Harry says he and wife Meghan will have two children ‘maximum’ out of concern for planet Prince Harry revealed he and wife Meghan Markle will have one more child at most, citing his concerns for the earth....
20:20, 2019-07-30

NASA unveils its Mars human houses that will be home to Red Planet astronauts NASA has revealed the huge 3-D-printed pods that will be homes to astronauts who arrive on Mars in the future....
18:20, 2019-05-11