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Closeup of COVID-19 vaccine being injected into a person's arm

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ

As COVID-19 vaccines become more widely available, it's important to have access to reliable scientific information. Here are answers to the most common questions.


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Too Hot to Work interactive maps

Too Hot To Work: GIS Map

This series of interactive maps presents an original analysis that quantifies the health and economic impacts of extreme heat on the outdoor workers in a changing climate.
Photo of presidential candidate Joe Biden sitting with a mask on and a flag-like red and white background

Biden Science Tracker

President Biden promised to make stronger federal science a priority for his administration. How well is the administration performing in turning this promise into action?


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Video: Too Hot to Work

The Union of Concerned Scientists released a new report titled “Too Hot to Work,” which examines the effects of extreme heat on outdoor workers’ health and livelihoods.
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No First Use Policy

In supporting a NFU policy, the Biden administration can take bold action to reduce the nuclear dangers we all face.


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