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Henry Fountain, New York Times (Tweet)
This year’s Arctic Report Card, an annual assessment by an international panel of scientists, warned that the effects of global warming are surging across the region.
Bill Chappell, NPR (Tweet)
Army Secretary Ryan D. McCarthy cited profound problems at the base, including a command climate that was "permissive of sexual harassment and sexual assault."
Alex Ward, Vox (Tweet)
Presidents Obama and Trump kept the nation’s foreign policy establishment at arm’s length. President-elect Biden has warmly embraced it.
Axios, Axios (Tweet)
The U.S. Army fired or suspended more than a dozen officials after an investigation into climate and culture at Fort Hood found "multiple failures" in how the Army handles soldier disappearances, deaths and sexual harassment complaints, Army secretary Ryan Mc…
John Powers, NPR (Tweet)
From Lovers Rock to The Good Lord Bird, the titles on John Powers' year-end list didn't simply distract; they also delved into enduring questions of freedom, dignity and survival.
Eric Westervelt, NPR (Tweet)
California's iconic old-growth redwoods are incredibly resilient and built to survive fires. But even they may find it harder to rebound amid the mounting impacts of climate change.
Jianing Li, Michael W. Wagner, Lewis A. Friedland, Dhavan V. Shah, The Washington Post (Tweet)
Our research finds that more moderate rhetoric wins more support among both Democrats and Republicans.
Andrew Freedman, The Washington Post (Tweet)
The 2020 ‘Arctic Report Card’ depicts a region lurching into a new, unfamiliar state.