The Landslide Problem

The Landslide Problem

Just before noon on April 25, 2015, a devastating earthquake rocked central Nepal with a magnitude of 7.8. Approximately 9,000

What Makes a Narcissist?

What Makes a Narcissist?

Pop psychology speculation about public figures—or even entire generations—who may be narcissists has been a popular sport in the media

Beaches Are Blankets of Fish Poop

Beaches Are Blankets of Fish Poop

The Kumulipo, the Native Hawaiian creation chant, says the world began with a single coral polyp. This story was recounted

There’s Even Plastic in Clouds

There’s Even Plastic in Clouds

On the top of Mount Everest, in the Mariana Trench, in the human placenta, and babies' feces: Plastics are everywhere.

The Magic of the Blackboard

The Magic of the Blackboard

In the beginning, there is nothing. Then a stroke of white appears. And another. Characters form. Shapes emerge from the

How Much Nature Is Enough?

How Much Nature Is Enough?

Most people just feel better after a walk in the woods or a jog through a city park. Research backs