The “Planet Earth Report” connects you to headline news on the science, technology, discoveries, people and events changing our planet and the future of the human species.
Colorado Fossils Show How Mammals Raced to Fill Dinosaurs’ Void –-An unusually rich trove found in Colorado reveals the world in which our mammalian forebears evolved into larger creatures.
Why the Search for Dark Matter Depends on Ancient Shipwrecks –Errant particles from everyday radioactive materials are a major obstacle for particle physicists. The solution? Lead from the bottom of the sea.
Antarctica breakthrough: How NASA satellite spotted ‘puzzling’ discovery emerging from ice –Researchers were stunned after a NASA satellite made them question everything they thought they knew about modern physics.
This Physicist Believes There Are Countless Parallel Universes –“It’s absolutely possible that there are multiple worlds where you made different decisions.”
A Forecast for a Warming World: Learn to Live With Fire –The Kincade fire, burning in Sonoma County near Geyserville, Calif. burned through 10,000 acres within hours of igniting on Wednesday
Sea urchin population soars 10,000% in five years, devastating US coastline –Voracious purple urchins in waters of California and Oregon pose threat to kelp forests and risk upending delicate ecosystems
Finally, a Clear Look at the Weird Substance China Found on the Moon –China’s Yutu 2 rover came across the shiny material in July, and the new photo may give us a better idea about what it could be.
Glacial rivers absorb carbon faster than rainforests, scientists find –‘Total surprise’ discovery overturns conventional understanding of rivers
The (Still) Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe –Was the famous author killed from a beating? From carbon monoxide poisoning? From alcohol withdrawal? Here are the top nine theories