Sustainable fabric from hagfish
What a plant feels
Architectural skin regulates indoor temperature by expanding and contracting like muscles
Energy-generating tiles harness the power of foot traffic
For decades, people who concern themselves with the world’s “wicked problems”—interconnected issues like environmental degradation, poverty, food security, and climate change—have
Caught between circuses, theme parks, museums, and menageries, zoos are struggling to be leaders in the conservation world. Getting there may mean letting some animals go.
When Fritz Haber first showed the world how to fix nitrogen from thin air, the results were earth-shattering. Synthetic fertilizer fueled the green revolution and set off a population bomb.
Artists and ecological restorationists have a lot in common: both work experimentally with materials that are sometimes unpredictable.
and other tales of innovative water conservation in unlikely places.
People in Wisconsin have become more afraid of wolves