At a New York Times public event this week, World Bank President David Malpass, who was nominated to the position by former U.S. President Donald Trump, refused to say whether the burning of fossil ...
We have an urgent need—and a unique opportunity—to profoundly transform the ways in which people and goods move around in the United States. A collaborative analysis led by the Union of Concerned ...
John Rogers is a senior energy analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists with expertise in clean energy technologies and policies and a focus on solar, wind, and natural gas. He co-managed the ...
Brenda Ekwurzel is a senior climate scientist and the director of climate science for the Climate & Energy Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). In her role, she ensures that program ...
West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin’s proposal to reform the federal permitting process, which Senate leadership has indicated will be included in a stop-gap government funding bill, would undercut ...
Nuclear weapons are still here—and they’re still an existential risk. Nine countries possess nuclear weapons: the United States, Russia, France, China, the United Kingdom, Pakistan, India, Israel, and ...
Adam Markham is deputy director of the Climate & Energy program at the Union of Concerned Scientists. He helps lead UCS efforts to persuade policymakers to rapidly and effectively respond to the ...
Washington (September 27, 2022)—The U.S. Senate has confirmed Dr. Arati Prabhakar to serve as the new director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). This office has a ...
Psychologist Dr. Susan Schneider shares her evidence-backed ideas on how regular people can make changes to lead ...
Electric vehicles (EVs) are a critical strategy to reduce transportation emissions, and yet the communities most harmed by ...
A 2022 survey of federal scientists conducted by UCS and the University of New Hampshire, watchdogging scientific integrity ...