Obama

energy

Climate Change Exacerbates Hurricane Florence as America Becomes World’s Leading Crude Oil Producer

Hurricane Florence will make landfall in the Carolinas on the same day the US Department of Energy announces that the US has likely surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia in crude oil production.
Becky Ferreira
9.13.18
All Fronts

The Tiny Nukes Trump Wants Could Be More Dangerous Than Big Ones

A nuke is a nuke is a nuke.
David Axe
1.9.18
HOTY2017

The Teen Rapper Suing the US Government for Climate Change Negligence

Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is raising awareness of environmental issues through fiery speeches, hip hop, and federal lawsuits.
Becky Ferreira
12.21.17
horrible future

This Plugin Shows You What the Web Is Like Without Net Neutrality

This is the future conservative members of congress want.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.30.17
tech

Tech Takes Washington

How 18F Is Working to Help Digitize US Government Services
Ankita Rao
2.13.17
Twitter

Twitter Accidentally Made Half a Million People Follow Trump

You might want to check if you’re following @POTUS on Twitter.
Sarah Emerson
1.21.17
Trump

Obama’s Administration Sold More Weapons Than Any Other Since World War II

Many were sold to the Middle East, especially Saudi Arabia.
Farid Farid
1.3.17
Obama

US Response to DNC Hack Targets One of the Most Notorious Russian Cybercriminals

It's unclear whether this means the hackers are suspects in the DNC hack.
Joseph Cox
12.30.16
Trump

Latest Dakota Access Pipeline Delay Could Leave Final Decision to Trump

The Army Corps of Engineers said they will be meeting Standing Rock Sioux Tribe members to discuss the concerns.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
11.14.16
News

Time Is Running Out for Obama to Pass the TPP Before Trump is President

Trump puts the controversial trade deal at risk, so lawmakers are scrambling.
Jordan Pearson
11.10.16
Trump

The Election Will Decide if Obama’s Clean Power Plan Lives or Dies

The Clean Power Plan, President Obama’s keystone piece of climate legislation, suddenly looks to be in peril.
Grennan Milliken
11.4.16
Obama

Obama Has a Plan to Save Us From Space Storms

The president can't protect us from the election, but maybe he's got some good ideas about space storms.
Madison Margolin
10.17.16