Decision throws construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope into question
A tax on carbon is the most “elegant” solution to climate change
Terrorism is tough to study, but researchers have gleaned insights from the current generation of Islamist extremists
Gentrifying residents in two Brooklyn neighborhoods view their new surroundings differently, depending on the race of those who traditionally live there. Erika Beras reports
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New techniques that could make germ-line genetic engineering unprecedentedly easy are forcing policy makers to confront the ethical implications of moving forward
What was accomplished—or not—during two decades of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change summits
President Obama and other world leaders urged action to combat global warming
Inaction on climate 'could see rise of 6 degrees Celsius'
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Moral conviction, backed by facts, could finally inspire global action
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Politics intrudes as a Republican congressman investigates NOAA climate scientists
American commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions are encouraging other nations
Powering the U.S. and 138 other countries exclusively with wind, water, and solar would solve global warming—and is entirely doable
How much aid is available to help adapt to global warming?
Report concludes that not enough has changed nearly two years after the start of the catastrophic west Africa epidemic
Auto accidents, rodenticides and shrinking habitat are killing urban cats that largely occupy an area surrounded by highways and development, but a proposed wildlife bridge could offer promise...