Photo: Mother polar bear and cub (Ursus maritimus). Arctic Ocean, north of western Russia. 2006 September 9. (Courtesy of Mike Dunn; NOAA Photo Library)
Attacks on climate data and internet privacy
From this Episode:
Is the Trump administration scrubbing climate change data?
President Donald Trump signed an executive order to undo most of President Obama’s climate change agenda. This is prompting scientists to download and archive as much...
9 min, 38 sec
Elon Musk aims to meld mind and machine
In addition to building Teslas and colonizing Mars, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is now working on a new company called Neuralink. The goal is to implant tiny...
8 min, 33 sec
Internet privacy rules take a big hit from Congress
The House voted today to repeal internet privacy regulations from the Obama era. The Senate already approved the measure. It now goes to President Trump, and he’s expected...
7 min, 42 sec
1971 feminist debate gets recreated onstage in LA
Experimental New York theater company The Wooster Group is in town at the Redcat this week, performing a play called “The Town Hall Affair.” It’s based on a town hall-style...