The Science Bill With the Bit That’s Very Bad for Science

The Science Bill With the Bit That’s Very Bad for Science

A bill to fund scientific research includes some sneaky rules that could undermine science as an institution.

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The Science Bill With the Bit That’s Very Bad for Science

The Science Bill With the Bit That’s Very Bad for Science

A bill to fund scientific research includes some sneaky rules that could undermine science as an institution.

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The Science Bill With the Bit That’s Very Bad for Science

The Science Bill With the Bit That’s Very Bad for Science

A bill to fund scientific research includes some sneaky rules that could undermine science as an institution.

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The Biggest Threat to the Earth? We Have Too Many Kids

The Biggest Threat to the Earth? We Have Too Many Kids

Earth Day is a holiday focused on solving things like pollution, climate change, and extinction. But it rarely addresses their common cause: too many people.

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Scientists Are Using Electrodes to Remote-Control People

Scientists Are Using Electrodes to Remote-Control People

Next generation navigation services could tell you where to walk via electrodes on your thighs.

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The Drought Isn’t California’s Only Water Problem

The Drought Isn’t California’s Only Water Problem

If you really want to understand California’s drought, you need to stop worrying about tree nuts and start learning about the Delta.

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California’s Almond Czar Seems Like a Reasonable Guy

California’s Almond Czar Seems Like a Reasonable Guy

California’s almond czar kinda gets it: It takes a lot of water to grow an almond. But that doesn’t mean he thinks the bad rap is fair. And he’d appreciate it if you’d reconsider the almond.

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Should California Spend 4 Billion Gallons to Save a Few Fish?

Should California Spend 4 Billion Gallons to Save a Few Fish?

A fight over fish and fresh water in California’s drought-ridden Central Valley could spill over into a wider conflict.

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