The Union of Concerned Scientists is actively monitoring the coronavirus pandemic and its implications for scientific integrity.
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Independent science in government decisionmaking is under attack and must be restored.
Minnesota is undergoing a significant energy transition, and as the transition progresses, traditional paradigms and approaches to valuing energy efficiency must evolve.
Thousands of Superfund sites are threatened by coastal flooding, putting the health of millions of people at risk.
Climate scientist Dr. Kristy Dahl discusses how global warming is fueling wildfire season and its impacts on the most vulnerable.
Dr. Elena Krieger explains how an unsung technology can increase reliable access to clean energy
When electric vehicles start retiring, what happens to their batteries? Transportation expert Hanjiro Ambrose discusses the importance of recycling EV batteries.
Senior climate scientist Dr. Astrid Caldas discusses the connections between climate change and more intense hurricanes and underscores the challenges when they converge with COVID-19.
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Disinformation is threatening to derail science-based responses to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here's how to spot it and stop it.
We make the case for bold presidential action to advance science-based policy. Here's a checklist of key asks from the report.
If you've read our book, "Breathe in the Smog, Drink in the Lead," you may be wondering what you can do to help kids who are being hurt by the Trump Administration's attacks on science. Here are some places to start.