Science

grand ol' pretense

Interior pick Ryan Zinke wants you to know he’s “not a climate scientist expert”

The ol’ GOP excuse makes a comeback.

guerrilla archiving

The effort to protect environmental data from Trump

One group of concerned Canadians teamed up to archive at-risk data.

The Vax Factor

Trump might bring a Kennedy into his administration. Too bad it’s the nutty one.

Robert F. Kennedy Jr., an anti-vaxxer conspiracy theorist, could chair a presidential commission on vaccine safety.

California flooding on such a winter's day

Can Californians blame climate change for their latest weather woes?

Maybe.

He reminded me with Science

While Trump tweets out insults, Obama publishes an article about clean energy in a scientific journal.

The president outlines four reasons that “the trend toward clean energy is irreversible.”

Boom

Obama is making another move to block offshore drilling.

The administration has rejected oil companies' applications to use seismic cannons to search for oil under the floor of the Atlantic Ocean.

ghost reefs

Nearly all coral reefs will be ruined by climate change.

Coral reefs -- and the economies that depend on them -- are in big trouble.

deja vu all over again

Surprise! Looks like 2016 is going to be the hottest year in history.

By a lot.

air grievances

Live near a busy road? You may have higher risk of dementia.

A study links air pollution from traffic to cognitive disorders.