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Column: Elon Musk Is Convinced He's the Future. We Need to Look Beyond Him

8/13/2022
Elon Musk is a singular visionary driving humanity toward a better future—or at least that’s what he and his admirers want us to believe. For…

Duration:00:11:57

Australia’s New Climate Bill Is Promising. But the Fight Over Ambitious Action Is Only Just Starting

8/13/2022
Australia is poised to pass new, ambitious climate legislation. But the bill does not ban new coal and gas projects

Duration:00:09:22

A New U.S. Crackdown Has Crypto Users Worried About Their Privacy

8/13/2022
Tornado Cash’s service has let hackers flourish, regulators say. But privacy experts worry the ban goes too far.

Duration:00:12:59

The Inflation Reduction Act Includes a Bonanza for the Carbon Capture Industry

8/13/2022
Some environmentalists are skeptical that the industry can deliver real emissions cuts

Duration:00:11:47

Analysts Warn Violent Rhetoric After FBI Mar-a-Lago Search Is a Preview of What’s to Come

8/12/2022
The surge in violent rhetoric drew concerns that it could inspire attacks on law enforcement, as analysts noted a wave of threats.

Duration:00:11:49

Trump Calls for ‘Immediate’ Release of Mar-a-Lago Search Warrant

8/12/2022
Donald Trump called late Thursday for the “immediate” release of the federal warrant the FBI used to search his Florida estate

Duration:00:07:37

How Rising U.S.-China Tensions May Hurt Efforts to Fight Climate Change

8/12/2022
"U.S.-China engagement on climate is sorely needed...to ensure that bilateral tensions do not irreparably harm the ability to reduce emissions"

Duration:00:05:32

A Hotter World Means More Disease Outbreaks in Our Future

8/11/2022
Extreme temperatures are fueling more encounters between people and pathogens.

Duration:00:06:11

Iranian National Charged in Plot to Kill Former Top Trump Advisor John Bolton

8/11/2022
The Justice Department announced Wednesday it charged a member of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps in connection with an assassination plot against former National Security…

Duration:00:08:07

How Prey Puts a Fresh Spin on the Predator Franchise

8/11/2022
As a movie villain, the Predator has pretty basic motivations. He's an alien who comes to Earth to hunt for fun with some cool gadgets.…

Duration:00:07:22

The Year’s Final Supermoon Reminds Us Why We Love the Night Sky

8/11/2022
The Sturgeon Supermoon is coming. The hoopla that's greeting it is rooted deep in our history as a species

Duration:00:08:03

Trump Allies Predict FBI Search of Mar-a-Lago Will Help Republicans in the Midterms

8/10/2022
The unprecedented move by federal law enforcement to execute a search warrant on a former President's home could serve to mobilize Trump's base.

Duration:00:07:59

Elon Musk Sells $6.9b of Tesla Stocks in Case He Is Forced to Buy Twitter

8/10/2022
Bid to avoid a last-minute selloff if he has to go ahead with his aborted Twitter takeover plan

Duration:00:04:20

Mandela Barnes Is Ready For What May Be Democrats’ Toughest Senate Race

8/10/2022
Barnes, perhaps Democrats' best recruit this cycle, enjoys stronger support within his party than Johnson does with his fellow Republicans.

Duration:00:08:52

Mississippi Grand Jury Declines to Indict Emmett Till’s Accuser

8/10/2022
Carolyn Bryant Donham, whose accusation set off the lynching of Black teenager Emmett Till, is now in her 80s

Duration:00:03:59

FBI Raids Donald Trump’s Mar-A-Lago Estate, a First for an Ex-President

8/9/2022
The raid is related to a probe of whether Trump had taken classified records to his Florida residence.

Duration:00:08:19

The Inflation Reduction Act Is About to Jumpstart U.S. Climate Policy and Change the World

8/9/2022
The bill will jumpstart an economic transformation and rejigger international climate politics— and affect the way Americans live.

Duration:00:07:24

How The Inflation Reduction Act Aims To Close Tax Loopholes

8/9/2022
Progressive Democrats have been grousing for what seems like eons about the fact that some of the nation’s wealthiest corporations avoid paying their fair share…

Duration:00:05:56

Father and Son Get Life in Federal Prison for Hate Crime Shooting of Ahmaud Arbery

8/9/2022
The white father and son were sentenced to life in prison after they chased the Black man through a Georgia neighborhood and murdered him.

Duration:00:06:10

Why Extreme Heat Is So Bad for the Human Body

8/8/2022
Here’s what you need to know about the health risks of extreme heat and how to understand your own risk.

Duration:00:07:42