Amy Rose

Amy Rose

Oct
16
No 150: Primordial Compound Eye

No 150: Primordial Compound Eye

Plus, neuroaesthetics, cancer-killing parasitic fungi, the Dionysus effect, and good news on public health in Haiti, a new global tax arrangement, energy storage, conservation in China, and the end of overfishing in the United States.
12 min read
Oct
08
No. 149: If You Say The Word

No. 149: If You Say The Word

Plus, farmscrapers, the first ever vaccine for a parasitic disease, plastic-eating enzymes, and good news on global landmine clearances, good governance in Indonesia, a coal ban in Guangdong, and the restoration of three national monuments in the United States
11 min read
Sep
24
No. 147: Cascatelli

No. 147: Cascatelli

11 min read
Sep
17
No. 146: E-Ute

No. 146: E-Ute

Plus, starling murmurations, artificial kidneys, Buddhism for dogs, and good news on poverty reductions in the US, the decline of leprosy, vanishing global coal pipelines, and bandicoot recoveries in Australia.
11 min read
Sep
10
No. 145: Fungal Intelligence

No. 145: Fungal Intelligence

Plus, the most powerful magnetic field ever created, how a deep ocean bacteria led to a cure for brain cancer, and good news on human rights in Mexico, sanitation in India, a major divestment milestone in the US, and the recovery of tuna stocks in the Atlantic.
10 min read
Sep
03
The Crunch No. 144: Universal Egg

The Crunch No. 144: Universal Egg

10 min read
Jul
11
The Crunch No. 141: Homesick Pebble

The Crunch No. 141: Homesick Pebble

Plus, galactic colonization, robot paramedics, Chinese rock n' roll, and good news on cancer death rates in the US, coal in the UK and Spain, tree planting in India, and a ban on salmon farming in Tierra del Fuego.
11 min read
Jul
02
The Crunch No. 140: Between Two Breaths

The Crunch No. 140: Between Two Breaths

Plus, a skin-growing machine, flying transformer cars, a 'green pivot' by a fossil fuels tycoon, and good news on malaria in China, a global tax agreement, LGBTQI+ rights in Canada, and conservation in the Balkans.
12 min read
Jun
25
The Crunch No. 139: Green Vortex

The Crunch No. 139: Green Vortex

Plus, moon bear rescues, Earth's heartbeat, Flüssigkeitsgekühlten Zweigang-Getriebe, and good news on human development in Bangladesh, coal pipelines in India and China, and elephant recoveries in Tanzania.
10 min read
Jun
04
The Crunch No. 137: The Milky Way is Beautiful, and Nobody is Horny

The Crunch No. 137: The Milky Way is Beautiful, and Nobody is Horny

Plus, gene-splicing algae into humans, transparent rockets, a terrible week for Big Oil, and good news on HIV/AIDS, falling prison rates in the United States, deforestation rates in Indonesia, and panthers in Florida.
12 min read