Planting trees to take on climate change isn’t as easy as YouTubers might think

YouTubers are on a mission to plant 20 million trees. Hundreds of YouTubers are calling on…

Chuck Schumer proposes ‘large discounts’ to trade in gas-powered cars for electric ones

Photo by Tom Williams / CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images US Senate Minority Leader Chuck…

A health care algorithm affecting millions is biased against black patients

What happens when an algorithm cuts your health care | Artist: William Joel A health care…

Driving tiny electric cars helped these lab rats feel more relaxed, and we should all learn from them

In the US, the ethos is “bigger is better.” Look no further than our roads where…

Virgin Galactic to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange as early as October 28th

Spaceflight tourism venture Virgin Galactic is expected to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange…

To take down Big Oil, opponents are following the Big Tobacco playbook

Photo by Angela Weiss / AFP via Getty Images This week, ExxonMobil goes on trial, facing…

Google confirms ‘quantum supremacy’ breakthrough

Google’s Sycamore quantum processor, which was behind the breakthrough. | Credit: Google Google has officially announced…

SpaceX aims to provide internet coverage with Starlink constellation as soon as mid-2020

SpaceX says it plans to begin offering broadband services to customers with its massive internet-from-space initiative,…

Hunting for microplastics in your seafood

We live in a plastic-coated world. Sure, there are the obvious bits and pieces — the…

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin teams up with spacefaring heavyweights for human lunar lander design

Jeff Bezos standing in front of Blue Origin’s Blue Moon lander concept | Image: Blue Origin…