Dec 07, 2017
Did climate change worsen the Southern California fires?
Seven of the state’s 10 largest modern wildfires have occurred in the last 14 years.
The grandchildren of women who used a drug called diethylstilbestrol, or DES, during pregnancy have a higher risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, new research shows.
The Cherangani people of Kenya were for generations reliant on the forest for hunting, gathering and agroforestry - a way of life that was curtailed by the colonial government. Today, Cherangani communities living on the edge of the forest have returned to their traditions, intercropping avocado, bean and coffee plants among trees that help reduce water runoff and soil erosion, and improve nutrient cycling.
Little is known about the compound—but researchers say exposure is likely widespread and it could be making us fat and susceptible to diabetes