If we want to rein in climate change, we will likely need to change what we eat and how we produce it.
A simple equation based on a series of experiments from the 1950s still serves as the rule of thumb for estimating road damage.
The potentially world-destroying power of the atomic bomb moved many scientists to engage more directly with the public, an effort that continues to this day.
Experts who studied the Zika epidemic discuss how to handle misinformation during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
International efforts, including the Paris agreement, may not be able to solve the climate change crisis on their own.
Environmental scientists are so fed up with being ignored they are using satire.
Estimating a city's solar potential based on its road network is comparable to more complex computer simulations, researchers find.
John Bates stands by accusations that 2015 study was rushed and biased, but says he only guessed that motivations were political.
Study estimates that without new "congestion pricing" policy, kids would have suffered 45 percent more asthma attacks.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory has released reports on plans to expand a major scientific research facility -- the Spallation Neutron Source.
Elephants bring tourists and tourists bring money.
In the 1940s there were 5,000 scholars from China -- some stayed in the U.S. and some went back to China after 1949