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Climate change and chronic disease: twin perils and a golden opportunity to solve both
Wed, Mar 8, 2017, 5:30 AM
The global climate crisis presents enormous challenges to our current high-energy consuming lifestyle. Or does it? Consider the following: More...
Why is Zika ‘exploding’ across the Americas? The Aedes aegypti mosquito
Thu, Feb 4, 2016, 6:30 AM
The rapid spread of the Zika virus through the Americas, infecting hundreds of thousands of people in Brazil alone since May 2015, is the latest...
Lead in Flint: This is America
Wed, Feb 3, 2016, 6:30 AM
Our outrage at the poisoning of the people of Flint, Mich. - and the way the government failed, once again, its poorest and most disenfranchised...
Drought and health: What can Pa. and N.J. learn from California?
Fri, Dec 11, 2015, 6:30 AM
In recent months, drought watches have been declared for more than half the counties in Pennsylvania and New Jersey due to below-normal precipitation...
50 years ago: Building the case against lead
Fri, Oct 2, 2015, 6:30 AM
The world is a lot less polluted with lead than it was a half-century ago, thanks in part to geochemist Clair Patterson. Fed up with lead contamination...
Marco Rubio's notion of climate change: Nope
Tue, May 13, 2014, 6:30 AM
Sen. Marco Rubio wants you to know that he doesn’t agree with the “notion” of climate change. Speaking to ABC News’ Jonathan...
The air pollution racial gap: Pa. and N.J. among the worst
Fri, Apr 25, 2014, 6:30 AM
Breathing. It is easy for most of us, but not for the 25 million Americans with asthma. Being black or Hispanic, poor, and young are among...
Book Review: Microbes that have gone missing
Fri, Apr 18, 2014, 6:30 AM
Just in case you were looking to add one more item to your list of Ways Humanity Threatens Itself, you’ll want to dive right into Martin...
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