One Mario Thing: The War on Science in the Mushroom Kingdom

One Mario Thing: The War on Science in the Mushroom Kingdom

We learned this week from the New York Times that efforts to block research on climate change at our federal science agencies don’t just come from the Trump political appointees on top. Lower managers in government are taking their cues, and running with them. For federal scientists wanting to publish objective science, the task seems […]

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EPA Cutting Funds for Studies of Kids Health

EPA Cutting Funds for Studies of Kids Health

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), have for more than two decades sponsored a network of centers that study children’s environmental health from before birth, but now the EPA has decided not to renew the support when it runs out in July. 

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