The shrinking Great Salt Lake puts Utah at risk of an ecological and public health emergency. Local scientists are stepping up, sharing actionable steps to help save it.
Investigative journalist Max Fisher chronicles how social networks prioritized profits and ideals over society’s wellbeing.
An upcoming ruling in Texas could restrict access to the medication abortion drug mifepristone nationwide.
The Shasta Dam helped turn the state into an agricultural cornucopia—but it destroyed the home of the Winnemem Wintu.
A groundbreaking policy passed three decades ago ordered institutions to return Native American remains. Many have failed to do so.
Amid historic drought, what realistic solutions are available to stabilize the future of water in the western U.S.?
Low-income patients can struggle to cover cancer’s costs, leading to worse health outcomes.
Balloons can be used to study the weather, explore near space, and spy on other countries.