Donald J. Trump

Comey Hearing

Comey: Russians Targeted ‘Hundreds’ of Entities in Election Hacking

Former FBI director James Comey's testimony is a solid reminder that the Russian hacking campaign went far beyond the Democratic National Committee and John Podesta.
Joseph Cox
6.8.17
We Were Staying in Paris

Cities and States Vow to Resist Trump’s Withdrawal From the Paris Agreement

Even the mayor of Pittsburgh thinks Trump’s withdrawal from the climate accord is misguided.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.1.17
orbs

Powerful Orbs, Ranked

The orb President Trump and company touched in Saudi Arabia has got nothing on these spheres from sci-fi and fantasy.
Agustin Lopez
5.22.17
Big Cheese

Trump’s Transition Team Asked NASA About Surveying the Moon for Valuable Resources

Internal communications between NASA and Trump's transition team, obtained by a Motherboard FOIA, show the new administration is also interested in how the agency's research helps private industry.
David Axe
4.12.17
Muckrock

Billionaire Trump Funder Also Paid for Milo Yiannopoulos’ College Speaking Tour

University of Washington records confirm Yiannopoulos’ speaking fee as zero dollars, and entirely self-financed.
Matt Guariglia
3.27.17
not the bees

The Trump Administration Is Getting Sued Over This Bee

The rusty patched bumble bee pollinates tomatoes, apples, and other foods. Now a conservation group is suing the government for delaying the bee's inclusion on the Endangered Species List.
Grennan Milliken
2.15.17
Star Wars

Trump Is Calling for a Missile Defense System That Already Exists

And yet, it doesn’t work very well.
David Axe
1.27.17
Twitter

The Arctic Research Commission Has Gone Silent Under Trump

Just days after the Environmental Protection Agency was muzzled, the US Arctic Research Commission has gone silent.
Sarah Emerson
1.25.17
Motherboard Guide to Cinema

‘The Running Man’ Is the Perfect Dystopian Movie For Trump’s Inauguration

It's the 30th anniversary of the cheesy 80s Schwarzenegger dystopian action flick, but it's never felt more timely.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.19.17
Trump

This Moth With a Golden Head Was Named After Trump

"By naming this species after the 45th President of the United States, I hope to bring some public attention to [...] the neglected micro-fauna component of the North American biodiversity."
Becky Ferreira
1.17.17
Trump

Memo to Trump: We’re Already Updating the US Nuclear Arsenal

Recent rhetoric from the US President-elect was 'baseless and reckless,' and we already have more nukes than necessary.
Matthew Gault
12.23.16
Donald Trump

California Governor Says His State Will Be a Sanctuary for Science Under Trump

Speaking at the American Geophysical Union, Governor Jerry Brown bashed Rick Perry and Breitbart News, and called upon attendees to stand up for truth no matter what.
Shannon Stirone
12.14.16