New EPA documents reveal even deeper proposed cuts to staff and programs

How exactly would the 31% budget cut to the US Environmental Protection Agency proposed by President Trump’s […]

Why President Trump needs to finally name a science advisor

John P. Holdren, former director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and […]

Food security requires a new revolution

In their 2015 article, Paul R. Ehrlich and John Harte reflect on the challenge of feeding the […]

Solving the Salton Sea crisis

The story of California’s Salton Sea is often used to question the engineering of mighty rivers to […]

The Right to Health (Parts I & II)

Health in Harmony shares this two-part series exploring the right to health and how it relates to […]

Banning nuclear weapons is crucial for global health

Less than 1% of the nuclear weapons in the world today could put two billion people at […]

Taking a Stand at Standing Rock

David Archambault II, chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, writes from the historical gathering of Native […]

The last Summer Olympics? Climate change, health, and work outdoors

How will projected changes in climate affect our ability to safely work outside? Kirk Smith et al. […]

Of religion, unabated population growth and sustainable development

Sina Monehin reports and comments on a motion to the Nigerian House of Representatives that would enact […]

Zika Virus and Birth Defects — Reviewing the Evidence for Causality

“On the basis of this review, we conclude that a causal relationship exists between prenatal Zika virus […]