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Green Thumbery: Water, Sunlight, and Data

Green Thumbery: Water, Sunlight, and Data

All of those concerns I had at the beginning of the season have disappeared. My plants are healthy and flowering—and they’re slowly taking over the backyard, much to my delight.

July 19, 2014 — Krystal D'Costa
Happy, Hot Earth Day! [Interactive]

Happy, Hot Earth Day! [Interactive]

Almost no one had heard of global warming when the U.S. commemorated its first Earth Day 44 years ago. Now most Americans know about anthropogenic climate change--whether or not they accept the science is another story.

April 22, 2014 — THE EDITORS
Found: The Coldest Place on Earth

Found: The Coldest Place on Earth

The record had stood for nearly 30 years: minus 128.6 degrees F (-89.2 C), recorded a few meters above the ground at the Russian Vostok Research Station in East Antarctica.

December 10, 2013 — Mark Fischetti

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