These toxic chemicals are so common in consumer products and manufacturing that they’re practically everywhere—including inside our bodies.

07 january 2020

A new United Nations treaty is bringing a once-in-a-generation chance to save our open oceans and all the life that depends on them.

16 january 2019

The biology of death caused by particulate matter.

29 october 2018

Famous for their elegant colors and transcontinental feats of migration, these beloved pollinators are also in free fall, as habitat loss and heavy use of herbicides jeopardize their future.

03 may 2018

Gun-control activists want to use financial levers to curtail firearm sales. Can we do the same for carbon emissions?

25 april 2018

Prevention is the best medicine for this tick-borne disease—but we’ve got our work cut out for us.

09 april 2018

Before a president auctions off U.S. coastlines to oil companies, he has to ask state governors, Congress, local businesses, and you. Here’s how Trump is ignoring that process—and how it’s endangering coastal communities.

01 march 2018

As temperatures rise, mosquitoes and ticks thrive. And so do the diseases they carry.

01 february 2018

From fisticuffs to force-feeding—a history of the fight for women's rights.

18 january 2018

Coal can never be king, even if Scott Pruitt plays the joker.

21 december 2017