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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
Oct
02
No. 148: Rainbow Circles

No. 148: Rainbow Circles

Plus, a new story for the New World, why astrology matters, 3D-printed army barracks, and good news on children's rights in the Phillipines, gay marriage in Switzerland, fossil fuels divestment in Quebec, and new animal protections in Hawaii.
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
Aug
28
The Crunch No. 143: Belarusian Cyber Partisan

The Crunch No. 143: Belarusian Cyber Partisan

Plus, robot chameleons, lab-grown breast milk, 'care at scale' and good news on female literacy in Africa, global off-grid solar, air pollution in Beijing, beaver re-wilding in Scotland, and rhino recoveries in Kenya.
13 min read
Jul
16
The Crunch No. 142: Pause

The Crunch No. 142: Pause

Plus, a new charity partner, and some updates from a few old ones.
4 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