Articles and researches

January 6, 2020

World’s oldest fossil forest discovered in New York | MNN

When researchers were exploring an abandoned quarry in Cairo in the Catskills region of New York, they came across an elaborate fossilized root system on the […]
January 6, 2020

White Island volcano erupts in New Zealand | MNN

New Zealand’s White Island volcano erupted Dec. 9, sending a plume of ash about 12,000 feet (3,657 meters) into the sky. There were 47 people on […]
January 6, 2020

What is African black soap? | MNN

On the same day I received an assignment to write about African black soap, I serendipitously received a sample in the mail in a cache of […]
January 6, 2020

All hail Godzilla, the king of all galaxies | MNN

Behold the heavyweight champion of the universe, a galaxy of such epic proportions that astronomers are dubbing it “Godzilla.” Only this galaxy doesn’t seem particularly ferocious. […]
January 6, 2020

Vegan holiday cookie recipes for every plate and palate

Any day is the perfect day to celebrate cookies, but when the holidays roll around, we really itch to get baking. Whether you’re planning to hand […]
January 6, 2020

Is the end of the movie theater nigh? | MNN

Toronto’s Paradise Theater was a “nabe,” a neighborhood movie theater built in 1937. There used to be one every few blocks, but the Paradise was a […]
January 6, 2020

California winery innovates with sustainable recycling creation

In the California city of West Paso Robles, architecture firm Clayton & Little has given old oil field drill stem pipes unexpected new life — as […]
January 6, 2020

13 unexpected leap year facts | MNN

About every four years, February gains an extra day. We do this so our calendars don’t get out of whack, but Feb. 29 has also prompted […]