Nicole Hennessy

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The shutdown brouhaha has covered up far bigger news

ONE BYPRODUCT of the day-to-day chaos of the Trump presidency is that the nation’s biggest, long-term challenges are often forgotten. While Washington spent this week agonizing over the prospect of a totally unnecessary government shutdown, what should have been far bigger news went nearly …

Climate Change

The next revolution in dental care is about to begin

New high-tech treatments may be able to repair cavities without fillings and even regrow entire teeth.<p>From fluoride toothpaste to dental sealants, science has brought all sorts of tools for fighting tooth decay — and yet 91% of Americans between 20 and 64 years of age are affected by dental …

Cell Biology

The US Army might be the only force that can break partisan deadlock on climate change

The precise extent of human-induced climate change is unclear, but the basic science is unequivocal, as is the danger it poses to the United States. This threat comes from the direct impact of climate change on agricultural production and sea levels but equally importantly from the huge waves of …

Political Science

Our climate is changing rapidly. It's time to talk about geoengineering.

Tinkering With the Climate<p>Planet Earth is humankind’s biggest experiment. From the moment we figured out how to use fire and alter the land through …

Climate Change

Science Says: Why there's a big chill in a warmer world

WASHINGTON (AP) — Anchorage, Alaska, was warmer Tuesday than Jacksonville, Florida. The weather in the U.S. is that upside down.That's because the …

Global Warming

Utah doctor's response to Trump tweet on climate change goes viral

(KUTV) - President Trump's Thursday tweet about how "we could use a little bit of that good old Global Warming [sic]" set off a not-uncommon …