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Americans aren’t getting enough to eat during the coronavirus pandemic –...

Kayla de la Haye, University of Southern California The number of Americans who can’t get enough food is rising from already troubling levels during the...

Conservation Ecology National parks California Land management Archives Wildfires

Emily Lin, University of California, Merced Editor’s note: As wildfires came dangerously close to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks in September 2020, the curator...

Oil field operations likely triggered earthquakes in California a few miles...

Thomas H. Goebel, University of Memphis The way companies drill for oil and gas and dispose of wastewater can trigger earthquakes, at times in unexpected...

We’ll see more fire seasons like 2020 – here’s a strategy...

Jennifer Balch, University of Colorado Boulder As of late fall, wildfires are still smoldering under snowfall in Colorado. I am hoping that the cold and...

California voters decide Uber and Lyft drivers are ‘contractors’ as gig...

Juliet B. Schor, Boston College Uber, TaskRabbit and other ride-hailing and delivery service companies in California can keep classifying their workers as independent contractors rather...

Climate change and forest management have both fueled today’s epic...

Steven C. Beda, University of Oregon What is driving the wildfires that are ravaging California, Oregon and Washington? President Trump and state officials have offered...

Why gender reveals have spiraled out of control

Jenna Drenten, Loyola University Chicago Over Labor Day weekend, two expectant parents didn’t get the viral hit they had hoped for. During a gender reveal party...

Coping with Western wildfires: 5 essential reads

Jennifer Weeks, The Conversation Intense wildfires are raging in California, Oregon and Washington state, spurring mass evacuations and leaving charred towns in their wake. A...

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The Supreme Court decision to grant protections to LGBT workers is...

Julie Manning Magid, IUPUI No federal law barring discrimination against LGBT workers in hiring, promoting and firing existed in this country until this week. Although some...