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See which states still have increasing rates of COVID-19
Many of the areas that are reopening haven’t even beaten the first wave of the virus.
The pandemic could make cities more bike-friendly—for good
Cities are creating “slow streets” to enable social distancing and prevent surges in traffic when they reopen.
The environment won’t be helped by oil producers declaring bankruptcy
It may just lead to more consumption and fewer investments in renewables.
Some national parks won’t recover from the government shutdown for decades
Joshua Tree and other deserts house sensitive soil crust communities.
10 pretty pictures from NASA to help you recover from the government shutdown
Some science grinds to a halt when the government shuts down.
Utah Reopens National Parks, Government Shutdown Be Damned
We don't need a government! We just need all the things the government normally pays for!
Journal Says Congress Is Damaging Science
The government shutdown is harming important scientific work in many ways, a Nature editorial this week reminds us.
The Government Employees Responsible For Saving Us From Hurricanes Are Working For No Pay
As the first potentially deadly hurricane of the season nears the Gulf Coast, government employees are working around the clock to monitor it and issue warnings. And they're doing it...