Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey Attended Closed-Door Meeting With President Trump
The meeting lasted 30 minutes, and touched on "the health of the public conversation on Twitter," according to an internal Twitter email obtained by Motherboard.
Scientists Can’t Fix Map of Earth’s Magnetic Field Thanks to the Government Shutdown
The federal government was set to update the World Magnetic Model but had to delay it because of the shutdown.
People Trashed Joshua Tree National Park During the Shutdown and Now It’s Closing
Good job, idiots.
Yosemite National Park Death Went Unreported For a Week During Government Shutdown
The government shutdown has left national parks understaffed as skeleton crews work to keep visitors and natural heritage safe.
Trump Wants to Allow Seismic Oil Surveys in the Atlantic Ocean
Companies can now apply for permits to shoot underwater airguns that hurt ecosystems to assess offshore drilling potential.
The EPA Gave Its Website a Pro-Fracking Makeover
A new report from the Environmental Data & Governance Initiative has chronicled the changes the EPA made to its webpage on fracking.
Climate Change Has Delayed the First Oil Production Facility in Federal Arctic Waters
An unprecedented fossil fuel venture in the Beaufort Sea is feeling the consequences of warming Arctic temperatures.
Why FEMA Is Sending a ‘Presidential Alert’ to Your Phone Today
The Integrated Public Alert and Warning System will issue a test of the Presidential Alert, used for major, nationwide emergencies.
Yellowstone’s Grizzly Bears Reinstated as Endangered Species, Judge Rules
A judge has overturned a controversial decision by the Trump administration to remove federal protections from Yellowstone’s iconic grizzly bears.
Sorry Conservatives, Stormy Daniels as the Virgin Mary Actually Makes Sense
"Jesus would be much more a fan of Stormy Daniels than Donald Trump, you know?”
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s MAGA Socks Might Have Violated Federal Law
Ryan Zinke has apologized for wearing the socks.
Trump’s Vision of a ‘Space Force’ May Conflict With the Outer Space Treaty
Trump sees space as a “warfighting domain.” The Outer Space Treaty disagrees.