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September 25, 2020

Native Americans are often missed by the census — this year COVID-19 is perpetuating the issue

May 29, 2020

Thwarting illegal fishing boats in the open ocean will take more than technology alone

April 16, 2020

The 50th anniversary of Earth Day was supposed to be one of the biggest US climate marches yet. Now, with the 2020 election at stake, organizers are scrambling to find ways to protest online

November 13, 2018

Transgender people have higher rates of depression, anxiety, and suicide, partly due to state-backed discrimination

November 2, 2018

Social scientist Andrea Jones-Rooy says we need smarter ways to engage people in civic life

November 13, 2017

An amendment that gives a free pass to genetically modified crops causes legal turmoil

July 11, 2017

Sonali McDermid is worried about the planet’s food supply — and those seeking to eviscerate science

July 10, 2017

Exciting new discoveries get all the attention — leaving just-as-important negative results in the dust. And fixing the problem is easier said than done.

January 16, 2017

The motivation for audiences to participate in presidential debates is more than just party fever

January 3, 2017

Donald Trump's campaign tactics parallel Roko’s Basilisk

December 16, 2016

Recently issued warning letters represent the first of many steps to curb tobacco sales to children

December 12, 2016

A new fertility procedure, banned in the U.S., offers hope to couples with mitochondrial disease

June 20, 2016

Levees and floodplain development are increasing flood damage in Missouri

May 2, 2016

An Appalachian battle rages over a pipeline route through sensitive salamander habitats

April 11, 2016

New network aims to provide free Wi-Fi across New York City

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