A History of All the Times Weve Sent…

Mars Insight will touch down on November 26. (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech) On November 26th, NASA’s Insight mission will land on Mars. That’s the plan anyway. Something like half of all Mars missions have failed, usually well…

Gut Feelings

Peasants revel at a wedding feast in this classic 1567 work by Dutch Renaissance painter Pieter Bruegel the Elder. Food has long been linked to celebration across many cultures. This holiday season, you’ll be tasting…

Baby, its cold outside — but global warming…

President Trump falsely uses frigid weather to cast doubt on human-caused warming This global anomaly map compares temperatures in October 2018 to the 1951 to 1980 base period. (Source: NASA GISTEMP) It sure is cold outside — at least in the…

Heres what you may not have heard about…

Many news outlets all but ignored a crucial part: the urgent need to adapt to changes already underway and in the pipeline Research shows that wildfires in the western United States are already burning hotter, wider,…