President Donald Trump has eviscerated the Endangered Species Act at the worst possible time for wildlife and the planet. And humans will ultimately pay the price.
We cannot allow oil-soaked politicians and anti-science plutocrats to target our flagship research universities simply because they don't like their findings.
The first written account of a unicorn was in 398 BC and the writer was probably describing a rhino.
All Americans outraged after the mass shootings in El Paso, Dayton and Gilroy must keep applying pressure to their lawmakers to take action—not sides.
I'm an immigration lawyer, former military and a life-long Republican. But Trump may have changed the party's DNA beyond repair.
The Christchurch shooter mentioned only one U.S. state in his manifesto: Texas. The El Paso shooter answered this online call to arms.
Throwing red meat to the party's base appears to be the focus of the political world, even at the risk of serious long-term blowback.
It is no more than an inch in diameter, but it has enormous implications for the social history of the biblical period.
Money equals power. But so far, it's been largely left out of the debate over equality for women.
Are we really willing to make body armor our main "solution" to the epidemic of gun violence? We need to talk about prevention.
Help conserve rare species while aboard a luxury cruise through the Ecuadorean archipelago made famous by Darwin
The Pangolin, quite possibly one of the strangest and most unique animals in the world, is on the verge of extinction.
The architecture, paintings and monuments that have shaped American art throughout the ages.
The truth is that previous attempts to save the city have failed. A bold new plan is desperately needed.
There is nothing black and white about the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians; it is a struggle with many shades of grey.
Being bullied can trigger an "I'll show them" mentality that helps drive career success. But it comes at a steep price to yourself and to your colleagues.
If Housing Secretary Ben Carson has his way, it will be virtually impossible to fight the unjustified policies that disproportionately bar people of color from obtaining housing.
We cannot afford to just "pass by" as the America we know and love becomes consumed by hate. It's up to all of us to act.
The iconic Cold War INF treaty is now dead and buried, and another key pillar of international nuclear order may soon follow suit.
the EU is expanding its presence in the Mediterranean—not by deploying rescue ships to save lives but by using drones to surveil migration sea crossings
I'm already exhausted from a lifetime of having this argument with people who don't know what they're talking about.
It's time to face the social and political flogging that will undoubtedly come with speaking the truth boldly and without apology.
I served before and after the 9/11 attacks, when another Republican was president. I never felt the sort of racism and hate emanating from the White House as I do today.