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  • Explainer

    Will the world run out of water?

    An upcoming Cosmos Briefing will examine one of the world’s pressing needs: securing future fresh...

    Water is our most precious resource; it underpins all aspects of life. Yet, still we hear that there’s not enough wat...

    Water April 15, 2021
  • Research

    Living fossil discovered below Earth’s surface

    Microbe may have been in evolutionary stasis for millions of years.

    A microbe that feeds on radioactivity has been at an evolutionary standstill for up to 175 million years, researchers...

    Earth Sciences April 12, 2021