Almost half of all resident physicians suffer from heavy burnout

This is a growing problem which needs to be addressed as soon as possible — otherwise, we all lose out.

Want people to buy more electric cars? Simply put green license plates

Several countries are already doing it.

Volcanoes on dwarf planet ooze ice instead of molten lava

Ceres just got a heck of a lot more interesting to researchers.

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa will be the first Moon tourist — and he’s bringing artists along

Very Renaissance-y, I love it!

EU to stop using daylight savings as of 2019

Finally, people are ditching DST.

Air pollution soots its way into mothers’ placentas — maybe the fetus, as well

Very Not Good™.

How the dragonfly got its wing patterns

Dragonflies have been around for 200 million years, long before humans stepped in. They also feature intricate wing patterns, which humans are now studying using an algorithm.

Canada bans artificial trans fats which cause heart disease

A welcomed policy that will save thousands of lives.

We might have our own natural ‘night vision’, new study says

The retina changes both software and hardware components to see better in the dark.

Mammals’ evolutionary success relied on our ancestors growing very tiny

Sometimes it pays to be the smallest fish in the pond.

A Czech dog just made a stunning archaeological discovery

Indiana Bones!

It’s been a week since a solar observatory was mysteriously closed — and we still don’t know why

Everyone loves a good mystery, but this is just weird.

Amazingly well-preserved Ice Age wolf pup found in Canada

The miner who found it thought it was a dog.

Just a few pieces of plastic are enough to kill sea turtles

And the situation is getting worse.

The ‘sleeping beauties’ of science — the importance of storytelling in publishing research

Not many scientists are careful to write well — and this could bury their research.

Scientists show how plants communicate — and it looks amazing

I could watch these videos all day.

A storm even more dangerous than Florence is brewing in Asia — and it’s about to hit land

Oh boy.

New hurricane animation from the Weather Channel is insanely realistic — and very beautiful

Impressive, and very helpful — visual technology at its finest.

The British mainland was formed by three continental collisions

Bumpy start!

SpaceX will send its first passenger around the moon aboard a Big Freaking Rocket

It’s been almost 50 years since a human has come this close to the moon.