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Climate Change Language Deleted from NIH Site
Climate Change Language Deleted from NIH Site
Bob Grant | Aug 23, 2017
The communications director at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences says news reports of the changes are overblown.
Opinion: Science, Meet Politics
Opinion: Science, Meet Politics
Miriam R. Fein | Aug 23, 2017
The events of the past six months have inspired advocacy for the first time.
Science Envoy Resigns from US State Department in Protest
Science Envoy Resigns from US State Department in Protest
Catherine Offord | Aug 23, 2017
Energy researcher Daniel Kammen criticized President Trump’s response to events in Charlottesville, as well as the administration’s decision to leave the Paris Climate Accord.
Trump Administration Disbands Climate Advisory Panel
Trump Administration Disbands Climate Advisory Panel
Catherine Offord | Aug 20, 2017
On Friday, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced that the panel’s charter would not be renewed.
US and Cuban Researchers to Meet in Havana
US and Cuban Researchers to Meet in Havana
Bob Grant | Aug 14, 2017
Rush Holt of AAAS talks with The Scientist about the upcoming gathering and collaborations—past, present, and future—between the two countries.
USDA Emails: Don’t Use “Climate Change”
USDA Emails: Don’t Use “Climate Change”
Kerry Grens | Aug 8, 2017
The agency denies instructing staff to avoid particular terms.
Scientists to Protest Across India
Scientists to Protest Across India
Catherine Offord | Aug 7, 2017
Inspired by April’s March for Science, Wednesday’s demonstrators will demand increased funding and a more pro-science attitude from the government.
Four Countries Launch Programs to Lure Foreign Scientists
Four Countries Launch Programs to Lure Foreign Scientists
Diana Kwon | Jul 27, 2017
Researchers have criticized their countries’ initiatives, which some suspect were launched in reaction to a perceived anti-science sentiment from the Trump administration.
Trump Nominates Sam Clovis to Lead USDA Research
Trump Nominates Sam Clovis to Lead USDA Research
Kerry Grens | Jul 20, 2017
The choice of an economics professor and climate change denialist is slammed by science advocates.
Trump Nominates DOE Science Undersecretary
Trump Nominates DOE Science Undersecretary
Diana Kwon | Jul 12, 2017
The president has nominated an investment banker for the role.