Tinder-Style App Now Ensures Dairy Cows Are Having More Sex Than You
If only online dating was this wholesome for humans.
Climate Change Is Leading to Skinnier Pigs, Potentially More Expensive Bacon
A new report from Scientific American asserts that warmer global temperatures will mean a future with smaller—and fewer—pigs.
At Least 3.4 Million Farm Animals Drowned in the Aftermath of Hurricane Florence
Millions more are still at risk of dying from exposure, starvation, or drowning as the Carolinas recover.
Islands of Starving Cows Discovered After Hurricane Harvey
Though cows can swim better than you might think, they can’t tread water forever.
Chickens Are the Original Hipsters
When groups of chickens get together, they have a tendency to peck at each other; sometimes, to death. Enter tinted chicken glasses and contact lenses, which help to suppress their violent, cannibalistic urges.
The Cows of the Future Could Be Genetically Altered to Be Heat-Resistant
Hopefully, they will also fart and burp less.
These People Want to Genetically Engineer Pink Chickens
The Pink Chicken Project wants to use CRISPR to alter all chickens’ DNA in order to send a message about the health of our environment.
The Most Mesmerizing Bazaar in China Is Overflowing with Camel Milk and Sheep Stew
With its abundance of yak yogurts, laghman noodles, and bleating sheep—and a general lack of Han Chinese—Kashgar doesn’t feel like a city in China.
'We All Live in Fear': How Climate Change Is Devastating to Refugees
In Somaliland, a crippling drought has driven many women and children from their rural villages and into dangerous and overcrowded refugee camps.
Future of Farming
Forget CES, The World Ag Expo Is The Hottest Tech Trade Show
Motherboard visits one of the world's biggest farming exhibitions to find more gadgets than grain.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
This Giant Vertical Farming Robot Is Coming For Your Crops
It's designed to grow grains for livestock while saving farmers money on labor. But that means it's also coming for some human jobs.
Black-and-White Studio Portraits of Goats Cast the Creature as Noble
Perhaps cuter than a baby goat...