Sci-Fi

What is the 2019 polar vortex?

It’s coming. The polar vortex — a spinning mass of winter-chilled Arctic air — has become wobbly and weak. It’s expected to slosh down and blanket a considerable part of the East Coast and Midwest […]

Sci-Fi

Weird, cosmic-eyed frog rediscovered in far-off cloud forest

A male Sehuencas water frog, named “Romeo.”Image: Matias Careaga/Museo de Historia Natural Alcided’Orbigny By Mark Kaufman2019-01-15 16:20:13 UTC Teresa Camacho Badani’s boots brimmed with water after slogging through flowing streams in Bolivia’s mountainous cloud forest. […]