Women face discrimination of many kinds. We need a culture change
Trump’s choice, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, has said the Clean Power Plan is a form of federal “coercion and commandeering”
Gore said his conversation with the president-elect was “productive” and “extremely interesting”
Health ministry investigation suggests doctors, nurses and others were part of an illicit ring
If politicians can lie without condemnation, what are scientists to do?
The new administration will champion controversial school choice policy and potentially undermine the teaching of evolution and climate change
There's been more than a 1,000 percent increase in the nation's oil exports since 2009
Paid parental leave produces healthier children and businesses
But if cities want to avoid the worst impacts of global warming, emissions need to peak by 2020
The new administration will likely defang efforts to enforce Net neutrality and online privacy protections, and potentially ramp up domestic and international surveillance
The reason is likely a combination of regulations, technology, and historic gas prices—as well as a possible loophole
The Keystone XL pipeline and new coal leases could be green-lighted quickly, but other efforts will take time
India's Project Wild Seve allows people who have suffered crop or livestock loss from wild animals to streamline the compensation process, thus helping both farmers and wildlife.
A candidate who doesn't believe in science would be “a very dangerous person to pick”
The new administration will likely shift NASA resources away from Earth exploration and into deep space. But many questions remain about how the agency will be led and funded
Tom Price has championed tax credits, health savings accounts and lawsuit reforms
Funding for the act, which aims to speed approval of new drugs and devices, may be in jeopardy
New Trump appointments could de-emphasize intelligence reports on climate as “threat multiplier” but military investments may be hard to alter
The incoming administration could quickly withdraw the U.S. from international climate change agreements, but domestic change is likely slower
David Biello's new book is The Unnatural World: The Race to Remake Civilization in Earth’s Newest Age.