Rush Holt (D-NJ) saddened climate hawks everywhere when he announced last month he would retire at the end of his (eighth) term in Congress. Physicist Holt brought a unique sensibility to a body that has become increasingly hostile towards science. Here are his thoughts on Keystone and climate.
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With climate change warming the planet and taking the “perma” out of permafrost in many polar regions, scientists may begin to unearth more previously undiscovered viruses, not all of which will be as benign as this new one.
Harvard President Drew Faust opposes divesting Harvard University of fossil fuel investments. In this exclusive video, we see that the problem with advancing a morally indefensible position is that your argument quickly becomes a house of cards.