Starwatch: northern autumn brings the loneliest star

Starwatch Chart 23 September 2019 Fomalhaut If there is one star that signposts autumn in the northern hemisphere, it’s Fomalhaut. Now is a good...

Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Sept. 16–22 in Review – Cointelegraph

The German-speaking world saw a number of crypto and blockchain events this week, with the German Federal Government releasing its blockchain strategy...

Why do aviation addicts fly in the face of reason? – The Guardian

In your 10 charts explaining the climate crisis (21 September), aviation is targeted as a “difficult problem” to solve. Given that the global...

Greta Thunberg speech: Read the powerful climate change message to the UN – 'Wake...

Greta Thunberg, the 16year-old climate activist from Sweden, left her stamp on the United Nations this week. The climate activist had her message...

City leaders consider new electric scooter regulations – Charlotte Observer

City leaders consider new electric scooter regulations  Charlotte ObserverCity leaders in Salt Lake City are considering a new law that would cite people who...

Climate change poll: Would you stop flying to lower your CO2 emissions?

A climate change survey carried out in August 2019 has found national support for tackling the climate crisis. A total of 2,018 people...

When my husband died, mushroom foraging helped me out of the dark

I was a bright-eyed 18-year-old, just one month into an international study exchange in Stavanger in Norway when I met Eiolf. I stood...

Russia Says It Will Keep Source of Hole (and Air Leak) on Soyuz Secret—...

Amid reports that the Russians will keep the cause of an air leak discovered at the International Space Station in 2018 secret, NASA...

It's Safe to Follow the Vaccine Schedule for Babies. Here's Why.

An increasing number of parents are concerned about vaccinating their children, questioning doctors about the necessity and safety of following the immunization schedule...

Are brain implants the future of thinking? – The Guardian

Almost two years ago, Dennis Degray sent an unusual text message to his friend. “You are holding in your hand the very first...