Scientists have been watching Earth’s wildfires for some time now and are now seeing how climate change factors into these devastating natural disasters. What have we learned about wildfires?
Before all the science stories of 2020 begin to roll, let’s take a moment to acknowledge some of the big science stories from last year that humanity can now build on in the new year. What were the big science stories of 2019?
On Christmas morning millions of people gather around a tree and spend loving and joyous moments together. So this holiday season we thought we’d spread some joyous love for the decorative centerpiece itself, trees. Why is your Christmas tree so important? And what should you do with it once you're done with the holidays?
As autumn makes its presence known, we start to see a lot of leaves falling to the ground. Recently lawn maintenance was viewed through the lens of science and the big question had to be asked, should we rake leaves?
Hurricane Dorian just made its way through the Atlantic, causing much havoc and harm along the way. This storm broke some big records as it moved along its path, and now we can look back and study the storm's impacts. Why was Hurricane Dorian so historic?