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Bill McKibben finds cause for optimism in U.S. energy future

House by house, Bill McKibben finds cause for optimism in U.S. energy future

How the renewable energy revolution "could take place fast enough to actually help an overheating planet."

Encountering nature, even on video, seems to make us more cooperative

Encountering nature, even on video, seems to make us more cooperative

The specific aim of this inquiry was to see if people would behave differently in a “tragedy of the commons” exercise if they had recently viewed footage of natural places.

Earth's sixth great extinction has begun, a new analysis finds

We are entering a period of losses in biodiversity “unprecedented in human history and highly unusual in Earth’s history,” the authors say.