Wednesday's science stories


Jacob Knutson
Dec 1, 2021 - Science

Harris says Russia's anti-satellite test was "irresponsible"

Vice President Kamala Harris at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in November.
Vice President Kamala Harris at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in November. Photo: Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images
Bryan Walsh
Dec 1, 2021 - Science

How to grow the economy with biology

Illustration of a dying hedge in the shape of a dollar bill.
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

Record-breaking 2021 Atlantic hurricane season ends

A destroyed house in Grand Isle Louisiana after Hurricane Ida struck on Aug. 29, 2021.
The remnants of a destroyed home are seen in the wake of Hurricane Ida on Sept. 3 in Grand Isle, La. Photo: Sean Rayford/Getty Images
Jacob Knutson
Nov 30, 2021 - Science

NASA delays spacewalk on ISS after debris threat

NASA astronaut Stephen K. Robinson anchored to the International Space Station's robotic arm during a spacewalk in August 2005.
NASA astronaut Stephen K. Robinson anchored to the International Space Station's robotic arm during a spacewalk in August 2005.