- National Geographic reports on how, unchecked, global warming may wreck the coffee industry of Uganda.
- Aeon notes the nervous system of the ctenophore, product of a separate evolutionary process from our own.
- Phys.org describes a recent study suggesting Easter Island was not wrecked by ecocide. (The Rapanui were devastated by others, I would add.)
- Even with an active magnetic field, an Earth-like atmosphere of Proxima Centauri b might be eroded away by flares. Universe Today reports on the climate model making this prediction.
- Does bizarre Przybylski’s star, HD 101065, contain exotic superheavy elements in its atmosphere? New Scientist wonders.