Is Our Sun Slowing Down in Its Middle Age?

By: Monica Bobra | July 21, 2017 The Sun, now halfway through its life, might be slowing its magnetic activity, researchers say, which could lead to permanent changes in the sunspots and auroras we see. The Sun has changed its figure, researchers say, and might keep it that way. The spotless Sun of July 21, 2017. NASA / […]

Scientists Say Having Fewer Kids Is Our Best Bet To Reduce Climate Change

By Janet Burns New research suggests the most powerful way to reduce our carbon footprints is by making key choices about food, travel, and family planning. A Swedish study published this month found that having fewer children is the most effective thing we can do to lower our carbon impact and reduce climate change. After reviewing the […]