If the whole world ate like America, we wouldn’t have enough land in the world

We need to be more responsible — starting from our plates.

You’re really only as old as you feel — or rather, as you think

How old do you feel, really?

Older adults less likely to recognize their errors

Don’t let this fuel the inter-generation conflict though.

Enigmatic creatures that lived 630 million years ago were animals — but not like anything we’ve seen before

To the untrained eye, they look just like plants, static and seemingly inactive. But things are not always as they seem.

Europe is so hot right now that it has to stop its nuclear plants

There’s a particular irony to this situation.

Eating this fish could give you three days of nasty, LSD-like hallucinations

Poor man’s LSD… with a nasty twist.

Geoengineering the Earth against climate change might do as much harm as good

It looks like we’ll have to tackle climate change the good old-fashioned way

Smart clothes may be right around the corner, thanks to a new fabrication technique

Smart clothes — not watches — are the future of wearables.

Where crows go in the winter — and other stories about migration

We see them ever so often, but there’s so much still shrouded in mystery.

We can limit global warming to 1.5°C — but we need to change how we travel, heat homes, and use devices

This might just work.

Study calls for regulating energy-intensive Bitcoin transactions

Bitcoin has a lot of work to do before it fulfills its promise.

NASA’s brand new TESS telescope is already sending back impressive footage

Even before it actually started doing science, TESS sent back awesome footage of a passing comet.

Bizarre, rogue planet boasts impressive magnetic aurora

It’s a planet — no, it’s a brown dwarf. No, it’s… both?

Foxy genes: Scientists map red fox genes associated with wild or tame behavior

Foxy genes.

Vaccinating against livestock disease could reduce poverty in eastern Africa, study finds

Vaccines could go a long way towards alleviating poverty in the area.

Angry people are more likely to overestimate their intelligence — but that’s not the whole story

Results are intriguing, but psychologists are faced with a weird problem.

Curiosity celebrates its sixth “birthday” — with no song and nothing but a tweet

Happy birthday, dear Curiosity! Happy birthday to you!

The benefits of sauna are large and plenty, a new review finds

Saunas really do have a positive health effect, a new review concludes.

Ancient, “priceless” royal jewelry uncovered in Kazakhstan

Treasure? Yep, priceless, golden, sparkly treasure.

Drought played a key role in the demise of the Mayan civilization

The Mayans expanded haphazardly, and they ended up paying the price for it — but Mother Nature also had a say in it.