What's a No First Use (NFU) Nuclear Policy and would adopting one make the United States safer?
Disenfranchisement through voter suppression and gerrymandering prevents overburdened communities from fighting back against threats to their well-being.
Here are four key methods 21st-century farmers are adopting to take better care of the land that they—and we—depend on.
The Union of Concerned Scientists is actively monitoring the coronavirus pandemic and its implications for scientific integrity.
Climate hazards across the world will inevitably collide with the COVID-19 pandemic in ways that will disrupt emergency responses to both.
A before/after slider that compares two scenarios: 20% versus 40% reduction in contact.
Do you know what the emissions impacts are when taking an Uber or Lyft? What about when you make it a shared or pool ride? UCS went to the streets to ask these exact questions.
Watch while a woman lives her life in an increasingly hot 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.
Science policy expert Michael Halpern exposes how the Trump administration is unraveling health and safety standards during COVID-19.
Infectious disease epidemiologist Dr. Beth Linas discusses how we move forward after flattening the curve of the coronavirus.
Dr. Kristy Dahl reviews NOAA spring flooding and maps the potential collision with COVID-19. Available in English and Spanish.