Living Near Oil and Gas Wells Linked to Lower Birth Weight in Babies

Living Near Oil and Gas Wells Linked to Lower Birth Weight in Babies

Low birth weight is linked to diabetes, heart disease, cognitive disabilities, and other health problems.
/ health, National, research
No Mask? You May Not Worry About Climate Change, Either

No Mask? You May Not Worry About Climate Change, Either

A new poll finds that people who doubt climate science also tend not to be worried about the COVID-19 pandemic.
/ health, National, research
The Trump Administration Has “Corroded” Federal Environmental Science

The Trump Administration Has “Corroded” Federal Environmental Science

A watchdog group’s new report documents the heavy toll that Trump-era attacks have had on environmental and public health research at government agencies.
/ government, National, research
New Research Questions Societal Benefit of Fossil Fuels

New Research Questions Societal Benefit of Fossil Fuels

Amy Westervelt talks with University of Leeds researcher Julia Steinberger about her provocative new study, which calls into question some long-held beliefs about the benefits that fossil fuels have delivered to society.
Is Your Power Company a Climate Denier?

Is Your Power Company a Climate Denier?

"Denial of scientific facts for the sake of profit continues to permeate electric utilities at the highest ranks."
/ National, politics, research