The Earthy Report
Extreme global warming is less likely in coming decades after a slowdown in the pace of temperature rises so far this century, an international team of scientists said on Sunday.
A surprising new report questions public health efforts to get Americans to sharply cut back on salt, saying it’s not clear whether eating super-low levels is worth the struggle.
Federal land managers have postponed all oil and gas lease auctions in California until October, citing budget problems and low staffing as well as the toll of environmental litigation.
The taste of beer, without the inclusion of alcohol, may be enough to trigger the release of a pleasure hormone, dopamine, in the brain, according to a study released yesterday from the Indiana University School of Medicine.
The summer ice melt in parts of Antarctica is at its highest level in 1,000 years, Australian and British researchers reported on Monday, adding new evidence of the impact of global warming on sensitive Antarctic glaciers and ice shelves.
April marks the beginning of National Stress Awareness Month, which means it’s time to put some extra focus on the role stress plays in our lives.
Getting burned out from your job isn’t just bad for mental health, it could be bad for your heart, too. A new study in the journal Psychosomatic Medicine shows an association between coronary heart disease, which is a major risk factor for heart attack, and job burnout.