Maggie Koerth is a science journalist and author. She’s based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
So far no one is at imminent risk from the flow of lava from the famed volcano. But an important climate research station is without power.
Plus, the moon may have pockets of pleasant temperature, and why a space vacation would be terrible for global warming on Earth.
But experts still say it’s important to protect as many people as possible.
Scientists still lack data to determine best intervals for COVID-19 booster doses.
In 2031, the International Space Station will join the Mir station and other orbiters in the ocean’s “spacecraft cemetery.”
No severe adverse effects were found in the study vaccinating younger kids against COVID-19 with Pfizer’s shot, according to the FDA.
While wildfires blaze out west, Hurricane Ida wallops the eastern United States, more evidence that extreme weather is tied to climate change.