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Killer Heat: GIS Map

This interactive mapping tool shows the rapid, widespread increases in extreme heat projected to occur across the United States.

Shopping for Change

Under the slick supermarket packaging lies a food system that’s failing us. The good news is, we know how to build a better one.


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Ten Minutes to Decide the Fate of the World

The current nuclear launch policy gives the President of the United States sole authority to launch nuclear weapons within 10 minutes of learning of a possible nuclear attack. America needs an updated common-sense launch policy.
Jeffery U. Darensbourg, tribal councilperson of the Atakapa-Ishak Nation of Indians.

Jeffery Darensbourg

Jeffery U. Darensbourg is a tribal councilperson of the Atakapa-Ishak Nation of Indians and a freelance writer, speaker, and editor. He is Editor-Who’s-not-a-Chief of the zine Bulbancha Is Still a Place: Indigenous Culture from New Orleans.


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Got Science? podcast

Why Trust Science?

Science Historian Naomi Oreskes explains why science's social character makes it trustworthy, and what we can learn from science's past.