Decommissioning the nuclear power plant in Plymouth, Massachusetts has been a long, dangerous process.
A new children’s book revisits the NIH doctor’s childhood and history, with an emphasis on curiosity.
Who is more charismatic: the shoebill stork or pigeon? The decision is in your hands.
Two bills aim to reduce the U.S. carbon footprint. If they pass, it would be Congress’ first major actions on climate change.
The ‘MooLoo’ is the latest idea to make cows more environmentally friendly.
It turns out “getting your steps” is more than a trope. New research finally backs up the health benefits of walking.
A NASA research scientist answers questions from kids about the Perseverance Mars rover, like how its samples will get back to Earth.
New findings suggest that streetlights are contributing to the decline of insect populations.
Two fuzzy creatures of the night, the opossum and the aye-aye, battle it out during the Charismatic Creature Carnival.
A fire scientist on how we can change our relationship with fire.
On November 4, K-12 STEM teachers are invited to Science Friday’s free professional development series, this time all about space!
Elizabeth Rush explores climate change, flooding, and its effects on vulnerable communities in ‘Rising.’ We’ll read it together this fall.
This October, The SciFri Book Club team is gathering to explore this fall’s Book Club pick, ‘Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore.’
On an island shrinking from rising seas, Indigenous communities battle to save their historic land from coastal flooding.
With fires still burning in the west and gulf states still recovering from Ida, President Biden unveils an expanded solar energy policy.