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What are PFAS, and why is the EPA warning about them...

Kathryn Crawford, Middlebury “PFAS? What’s PFAS?” You may be hearing that term in the news as...

PFAS are showing up in children’s stain- and water-resistant products –...

Kathryn Rodgers, Boston University Even if children’s stain- or water-resistant clothes are advertised as “green” or “nontoxic,” they might...

US Climate risks are rising – a scientist looks at the...

Erica A.H. Smithwick, Penn State When I was a young researcher studying how forested ecosystems recover from wildfire, I...

Los Angeles’ long, troubled history with urban oil drilling is nearing...

Jill Johnston, University of Southern California and Bhavna Shamasunder, Occidental College Los Angeles had oil wells pumping in its...

The US is making plans to replace all of its lead...

Gabriel Filippelli, IUPUI The Biden administration has released a plan to accelerate removal of lead water pipes and lead...

Breathing wildfire smoke can affect the brain and sperm, as well...

Luke Montrose, Boise State University and Adam Schuller, Boise State University Wildfires burning in the western U.S. are sending...

The EPA is banning chlorpyrifos, a pesticide widely used on food...

Gina Solomon, University of California, San Francisco On Aug. 18, 2021, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that it...

Male fertility is declining – studies show that environmental toxins could...

Ryan P. Smith, University of Virginia In the U.S., nearly 1 in 8 couples struggles with infertility. Unfortunately, physicians...

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Cities and states take up the battle for an open internet

David Elliot Berman, University of Pennsylvania and Victor Pickard, University of Pennsylvania Internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon are free to slow down, block...

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