Bad as Oklahoma was, the next time could be worse if we don’t invest in better forecasting systems — and fast
Tornadoes will happen—and some towns, like Moore, may even be hit multiple times. But there are steps we can take to make homes and schools more resistant to tornadoes—and ensure that people survive the next twister, even if …
The meteorologists monitoring the storm system knew they had a monster on their hands
The unusually powerful tornado that killed more than 30 people in Oklahoma naturally raises worries that climate change could be bringing stronger storms. But the science doesn’t yet support that.
The remnants of planets around the remnants of a star suggest the surprising possibility of biology
As the climate warms, heat-related deaths are almost certain to increase in cities like New York—unless we take steps to adapt to global warming
A viral video shows the bureaucrats how to sell an idea
A new book explores the ingenious errors of the scientific greats
Scientists knew that climate change would eventually impact fisheries, but new research indicates that warming water is already affecting the kinds of fish that end up on your dinner table
And if the telescope can’t stay on target, the mission is effectively over.
A new report suggests that fresh sources of oil in North America will loosen the global oil market. Will we stay addicted to oil—and will it keep us from fighting climate change?