‘Selling Out AmericaR...

Oct 16, 2018 by

A new report from the United Nations detailing the looming threat of global warming should be all anyone can talk about

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16 SCIENCE-BASED HEALTH BENEFI...

Oct 16, 2018 by

If you haven’t heard about the amazing benefits of probiotics by now, you’ve got a lot of catching up to do!

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The Non-Polio Illness That “Lo...

Oct 16, 2018 by

Over the past five years, a rare and serious “polio-like” illness—called acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) or …

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It Will Take Millions of Years...

Oct 15, 2018 by

In less than 130,000 years, humans have sawed off the most evolutionarily distinct branches from our family tree.

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Minority Rule Does Not Have to...

Oct 15, 2018 by

Arguing that the Framers intended it is specious and ignorant of history.

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Downturn Looms as Leadership T...

Oct 15, 2018 by

LOS ANGELES — It has the highest concentration of billionaires in the country.

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“We Need Some Fire”: Climate C...

Oct 15, 2018 by

Campaigners say more than 15 million people who care about the environment did not vote in the 2014 midterms.

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Don’t despair: the clima...

Oct 15, 2018 by

After the panicky IPCC report on climate change, it’s easy for pessimism to set in – but…

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Writing a new Chapter, Not an ...

Oct 13, 2018 by

A recent New York Times Magazine article suggests action to address climate change is futile.

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Life, Death and 20th Century A...

Oct 13, 2018 by

How did gentrification turn into a losing proposition for low-income neighborhoods?

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Anti-Terrorism Laws Increasing...

Oct 12, 2018 by

The images flew around the world. The teepees. The tear gas. The Indigenous water protectors’ camps.

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Gun Control Groups Keep Endors...

Oct 12, 2018 by

“This is not OK.”

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A Fatal Abandonment of America...

Oct 12, 2018 by

The disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi drives home the consequences of the Trump administration’s refusal to champion democratic values around the globe.

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Overwhelmed by climate change?...

Oct 12, 2018 by

From campaigning to installing insulation and solar panels, some practical steps you can take to help avoid climate breakdown.

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Why Netflix Should Scare You M...

Oct 11, 2018 by

Facebook can influence elections, but Netflix can influence hearts and minds.

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Internet Hacking Is About to G...

Oct 11, 2018 by

We can no longer leave online security to the market.

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Florida has it all: Hurricanes...

Oct 11, 2018 by

No one really knew what would happen when Hurricane Michael hit Florida’s red tide.

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Business case for climate acti...

Oct 11, 2018 by

A new global report from scientists amounts to an urgent call for the world to act…

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Do We Really Have the Time and...

Oct 11, 2018 by

Can We Overshoot the Target and Clean Excess Carbon Out of the Atmosphere?

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Let’s Start a Kavanaugh Watch ...

Oct 11, 2018 by

Their unjust decisions, hiding behind stylized plausibility and casuistry, need to be unmasked…

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No State Has Ever Enacted a Ca...

Oct 11, 2018 by

Inside their bold effort to secure “the holy grail of climate policies.”

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The Little College Where Tuiti...

Oct 11, 2018 by

Berea College, in Kentucky, has paid for every enrollee’s education using its endowment for 126 years.

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Life after warming

Oct 10, 2018 by

UN Says Climate Genocide Is Coming. It’s Actually Worse Than That.

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Roberts refers judicial miscon...

Oct 10, 2018 by

The 15 complaints, related to statements Kavanaugh made during his Senate confirmation hearings…

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The Pentagon’s Push to Program...

Oct 10, 2018 by

The military wants future super-soldiers to control robots with their thoughts.

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Now that Justice Brett Kavanau...

Oct 10, 2018 by

This was the first big fight of the Trump Era that wasn’t really about President Trump…

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Trump’s future-be-damned...

Oct 10, 2018 by

As a journalist, I go back a long way in writing about global warming…

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Citing ‘shithole countri...

Oct 10, 2018 by

Sign and send the petition to Congress: Permanently protect all TPS recipients.

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Why Aren’t American Farm...

Oct 9, 2018 by

U.S. farmers are bringing in what’s expected to be a record-breaking harvest for both corn and soybeans.

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