Tropical forests around the world were being destroyed at an increasing pace in 2020 compared to the previous year, despite the global economic downturn caused by the pandemic, which reduced the demand for some commodities that have historically fueled...
From about $ 500 an ounce five years ago, the price of palladium quintupled to a record $ 2,875 an ounce last year and is now between $ 2,000 and $ 2,500 an ounce above gold. Rhodium prices...
Last spring, robins that lived on a tree farm in Illinois sat on unusual eggs.In addition to the usual bright blue ovoids they had laid, there were some oddly shaped objects. Although they were the same color, some...
Isamu Akasaki, a Japanese physicist who helped develop blue light emitting diodes, a breakthrough in LED design that earned him a Nobel Prize and changed the way the world is lit, died Thursday in a hospital in Nagoya ,...
Much of the Biden Plan is to use the federal government to help states meet existing goals like New York and New Jersey. For example, the transportation division announced $ 230 million for port authorities to build storage...
George F. Bass, often referred to as the father of underwater archeology, who searched shipwrecks for discovery artifacts and developed new techniques for exploring the ocean, died March 2 in a hospital in Bryan, Texas. He was 88...
Given that 50 million Americans are vaccinated against the coronavirus and millions more are being added every day, the urgent question on many minds is: When can I throw my mask away?It's a deeper question than it seems -...
The Biden administration will investigate Trump-era political interference in science across the administration. This is the first step in what White House officials called a comprehensive effort to rebuild a demoralized federal workforce and prevent future abuse.In a...
Im Jahr 2019 startete Mohamad Bazzi, Doktorand an der Universität Uppsala in Schweden, eine Expedition nach Tunesien auf der Suche nach Fossilien. Er und seine Kollegen reisten zu den Phosphatminen rund um die Stadt Gafsa, wo 56 Millionen...
Celebration and honor are two touchstones of the poetic tradition. With National Poetry Month approaching in April, we'll write a poem in honor of another poem and poet.Say hello to the golden shovel.The golden scoop is a contemporary...

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