NOAA Officials Threatened with Firing After Dorian Trump Tweet Fiasco

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By Michael Halpern, Union of Concerned Scientists Senior NOAA political staff objected to orders to “fix” weather forecasts to conform with the president’s claim that Hurricane Dorian would impact Alabama, the New York Times reports. Then Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross threatened to fire them....
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The Science on PFAS: Rebuttal to 3M’s Claims

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By Environmental Working Group For decades, 3M was a leading producer of the toxic fluorinated chemicals known as PFAS. As early as the 1950s, 3M’s own studies showed that PFAS chemicals built up in blood, and by the 1960s, 3M’s own animal studies showed the potential for harm. Yet 3M...
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