Although period underwear products are marketed as safe and sustainable, some may still contain “forever chemicals” — here’s what you need to know about PFAS and health risks.
“I’m not crying about a robot, you’re crying about a robot.”
“It’s insane to think about going 240,000 miles away from home,” the 37-year-old said.
The Oscar-winning director thinks the big fish might have a vendetta against him.
It's time to find out which tiny technological marvel you are.
I was boron ready to pass this quiz.
Check out these excellent new science fiction and fantasy books, from sentient octopuses to Chinese classics retold.
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Celebrate Pride Month by reading these fantasy and science fiction novels by trans and nonbinary authors.
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The "gentle giant" at the heart of the Milky Way is a black hole 4 million times the mass of the sun.
“The pandemic has just poured fuel on the fire of the overdose epidemic,” one expert said.
Paxlovid pills are now widely offered at pharmacies through Biden's "test to treat" plan, as COVID cases are beginning to mount again in the US.
“We are the capital of pain.”
“We are looking to be the first union in the nation to have a scientific integrity article in our contract."
“I know everybody wants great news, that we can be done with COVID and everything’s gonna be fine, but that’s not really true.”
“I was like, ‘Oh, shit. I just ingested a deadly disease.’”
These SFF releases are staggeringly good, from subversive takes on classics to innovative futures.
Not halting global warming, said one expert, “would be the final, truly unfair thing to do to a generation of kids coming up right now.”
“We are in completely uncharted waters,” the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency said.
From high-resolution satellite images to TikTok videos, governments no longer control information from the front lines.
Climate Change Threatens Life As We Know It And The Only Way To Minimize The Damage Is To Act Now, Hundreds Of Scientists Warn
“Scientific evidence is unequivocal: Climate change is a threat to human well-being and planetary health,” concludes the report.
Biologist Eric Lander, who had a seat on President Biden’s Cabinet, was billed as the most powerful scientist in US history. Now he has resigned, after an investigation found he bullied women in his office.
The massive blast caused atmospheric shock waves seen by orbiting weather satellites.
From searing dystopian futures to sweeping romantic fantasies and action-packed space adventures.
Many researchers dream of one day working at the Smithsonian’s facility in Panama. But 16 women scientists told BuzzFeed News that their experiences there were nightmares ruled by prominent men who exploited their powers.
NIH officials backed away from publicizing promising federally funded research involving human fetal tissue cells during the Trump administration, calling one study “a political landmine.”
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Record-setting rainfall thankfully dented California’s severe drought. But extremes of wet and dry are expected to intensify, with destructive consequences.
The good thing is that no one will see your score.
From innovative science fiction to sprawling, epic fantasies, these new science fiction and fantasy releases have something for everyone.
Here's 13 Creepy Science Facts That'll Freak You Out, But Don't Worry, There's Also 14 To Make You Feel Better
Let's go on this roller-coaster ride together.
From the highly anticipated Warner Bros. adaptation of Dune to Octavia Butler's Kindred, here are 15 TV shows or movies out soon that you'll want to watch.
Which TV Couple Do You Truly Believe Has The Most Genuine Connection Because Their Chemistry Is Unmatched?
Some couples just SCREAM chemistry!
If you're gonna be extra and pop some fresh popcorn, I already know your personality type.
Congrats if you can buy a ticket to space, but this quiz is for the rest of us.
Let's make Einstein proud.
This Is Probably None Of My Business, But I Need To Know If You Can Ace This Eighth-Grade Science Test
I remember that plants have cell walls...but I don't recall whether they also have mitochondria?!
I'm scared a jellyfish is going to beat me up for writing this.
I will now be having nightmares about vampire squids.
The dental drill was invented wayyy before the wheel!
Featuring space operas, dystopian futures, supernatural romance, sapphic retellings, and more, this list has something for every SFF fan looking for LGBTQ+ stories.
27 Seriously Creepy Facts That, In Case You've Forgotten, Will Remind You Of How Bizarre Our World Is
A human body could be skeletonized in less than four days in highly oxygenated deeper water.
I don't think you're smart enough to pass this test.
Everybody knows "H" stands for "Hydrogen," right?!
Featuring folklore, magic, dystopias, and more — these SFF novels are perfect reads for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and beyond.
Joseph Kelly has an easy fix to the climate crisis — and he’ll take down anyone who tries to stop him from selling it to you.
Tell Us What Sustainable Practices You Follow, And We'll Ask A Climate Scientist How Effective They Really Are
Maybe you carry a metal straw, use LED bulbs, or have swapped to cloth napkins.
Here are some of the most interesting and powerful photo stories from across the internet.
Ask anything from how humans contribute to global warming to why your allergies are getting worse.
“You’re actually talking about human beings here,” said one needle exchange program director. “This will kill them.”
Every major US medical group supports gender-affirming care for transgender youth, but experts say a vocal minority of “fringe extremists” has found receptive ears in legislatures across the country.
“A girl went viral on TikTok for this. She was sharing all of her symptoms saying they couldn’t figure out what was wrong with her—turned out she had Chlamydia in her lungs.”
Whether they’re reclaiming stolen kingdoms or combatting misogynistic monarchies, give it up for these powerful women in science fiction and fantasy.
From series starters to thrilling conclusions, these 21 upcoming fantasy and science fiction releases will sweep readers into magical worlds and prescient futures.
“He didn’t come to me to get my opinion on the ring and I resent him for it.”
You won't know how accurate I am until you try.
Gran-daddy of science.
Under Biden, genome-sequencing pioneer Eric Lander may become the most powerful scientist in US history. But he comes with some baggage.
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Whale, whale, whale...what do you know?
Are you smarter than a high schooler?
"Following the science is necessary but not sufficient," said Matthew Seeger, a risk communication expert.
“I was just trying to show people that there is a more creative way to go about solving problems.”
"This is not that hard to understand, everybody. That's why we have rules about wearing a mask."
Ice-T Had An Ice Cold Response To His Father-In-Law Getting COVID, And It's Causing Controversy On Twitter
"Ohhh he’s a believer now..."
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Your chances of catching the coronavirus on a plane are probably low, studies indicate. But the airline industry, which has funded a chunk of that research, hasn’t always stuck to the science.
How well did you pay attention in health class?
Are you set up for sex-ess?
After four years of relentless attacks on science, researchers and doctors are hopeful that Biden will fight the pandemic and climate change.
“It’ll start getting cooler,” Trump said in California on Monday.
I was looking for a science pun, but all the good ones Argon.
“I worry it will be Armageddon for the vaping industry.”
We'll Reveal Something Mildly Interesting About You Based On What Color You Think These Subjects Are
Are your feelings on this subject as strong as ours?
What the heck is a noble gas?
This one might be tougher than you think!
She Was A “Twitter Warrior” Fighting Sexual Harassment In Science. Some Say She Threatened The Movement.
Neuroscientist BethAnn McLaughlin made headlines for posing on Twitter as an Indigenous professor she later said died of COVID. It was the culmination of a trail of abuse that has shaken a movement.