Latest from William Neff

Feeding cows a small amount of seaweed can have a big impact on the planet

Farmers and researchers have found that feeding cows a small amount of seaweed can decrease production of methane, a type of greenhouse gas.
  • Nov 25, 2020

Coronavirus researchers in Germany invited thousands to a concert. For science.

The Washington Post's Rick Noack attended a concert in Germany co-organized by one of the country's university hospitals in the name of science.
  • Oct 29, 2020

What if space could cool the Earth?

New technologies may allow us to use the atmosphere itself to vent excess heat from Earth directly into space.
  • Oct 6, 2020

U.S. protesters are demanding police reform. Here’s what it could look like.

The Washington Post's Rick Noack goes inside a police training school in Oranienburg, Germany, to look at de-escalation training for officers there.
  • Sep 14, 2020

Visit to Beirut’s port shows devastation from explosion

Washington Post correspondent Sarah Dadouch visited the port in Beirut one week after a massive explosion killed more than 170 people.
  • Aug 12, 2020

Beirut man who filmed blast talks about the viral moment and pain that followed

Karim Sokhn's video of the massive explosion in Beirut on Aug. 4 quickly went viral. On Aug. 7, he talked to The Washington Post about the moment.
  • Aug 7, 2020

What it was like on the ground during the explosions in Beirut

Residents of Beirut awoke to devastation after two massive, deadly explosions shook the city in the early evening of Aug. 4.
  • Aug 5, 2020

The proportions of Hiroshima

Was the atomic bombing of Hiroshima a proportional response? Let's look at the numbers.
  • Aug 5, 2020

Everyone hates email. Buzzy new service Hey wants to fix it — for a price.

New email service Hey isn’t for everyone, but The Post's Geoffrey A. Fowler says it can help us see how we've lost control of Gmail, Outlook and Yahoo Mail.
  • Jul 21, 2020

Here's what's in the police reform bill unveiled after George Floyd's death

The U.S. House of Representatives announced a sweeping police reform bill called Justice in Policing Act 2020 on June 8. Here's what you need to know about it.
  • Jun 9, 2020