We must understand the laws of nature before we can deduce their origins
Probably, but research shows that most people need behavioral “nudges” to do so; just the facts aren’t enough
The snaring crisis in Southeast Asia appears to have claimed the lives of the country’s last wild tigers
“Recalcitrant” seeds hold the secret to saving a critically endangered Indian tree—thanks to a bit of human help
Philosopher Catherine Wilson thinks the ancient sage Epicurus can provide guidance for our modern scientific age...
They have plenty of physical challenges but don’t like think of themselves as being in decline
The crisis requires us to face hard limits set by nature while also reimagining the stories we tell ourselves
It’s unfortunate that some of the most exciting frontiers in modern astrophysics were initially ridiculed as a waste of time
We should clean it up as we do ordinary trash—and it wouldn’t cost much more
A freewheeling symposium explores experiences, theories and philosophies that challenge conventional materialist science...