On Tuesday, the London Natural History Museum announced the 2017 Wildlife Photographer of the Year People’s Choice award winner and finalists. The captivating images had to beat out some 50,000 entries, with the ultimate winner receiving almost 20,000 votes.
Climate change is a complex topic that even grown-ass people have trouble understanding. Imagine how kids must feel (oh, and the parents and teachers who bear the responsibility of teaching them about it). Luckily, there’s a new book to help with all that.
Dan Bell is a biologist with a knack for map-making.
In Antarctica, you can do more than see the impact climate change is having on the icy landscape. You can hear it, too.
Even if you’re aware that glaciers are melting and sea levels are climbing, these facts can be difficult to connect with on an emotional level. A sound artist at the University of Virginia is hoping to change that by turning scientific data into music, and, well, the result is pretty damn cool.
A startup spent the last three years developing markers that convert air pollution into marker ink.
You, dumb (OK, me): climate change is bad and we’re screwed. The Dutch, smart: climate change is bad but also we can solve this with dope design.
Among our planet’s spectacular landscapes, the northern Chile’s Atacama Desert stands out for its otherworldliness.
Walking among the muted browns and greens and soft contours of shrubs and trees of Harvard Forest’s eastern hemlocks, it’s impossible to miss David Buckley Borden’s mark on the landscape.
Climate change is existentially terrifying and also frustratingly abstract—a combination that makes it really hard for many people to connect with in a personal way, as one does with say, a work of art.