Union of Concerned Scientists

  • Dining

    July 24, 2013

    The Monsanto Menace

    The feds see no evil as a belligerent strongman seeks control of America's food supply

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2011

    Klaus Jacob, Columbia Disaster Expert: Why Closing Indian Point Makes Sense

    ​In October 2008, the Voice profiled Klaus Jacob, Columbia University's expert on urban environmental disasters. In that story, we examined how the Ivy League school had ignored warnings by its own expert about expanding into areas subject to flooding because of climate change. Today we talke ... More >>

  • News

    October 1, 2008

    Columbia Ignores Peril

    When Klaus Jacob talks, important people take action. Except the important people paying him.

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008

    NYC RFD: Water Park DWI Charged, Swimmer Hauled In, Pol Protests, Cartoon Wins

    Today Yerardin Gil of the Bronx was charged in Riverhead, New York with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and DWI, reports Newsday. Her bail was set at $50,000, which you might think steep if you didn't know that Gil ran down and killed her aunt, Rosa Ortiz, Monday night at the Splish Splash w ... More >>

  • News

    September 9, 2003

    Make Robots Not War

    Some Scientists Refuse to Get Paid for Killer Ideas

  • News

    May 27, 2003

    It's Nucular

    Republicans Plan a Hydrogen Economy—at Your Expense

  • News

    December 17, 2002

    Fueling Fears

    Expert Warns of Nuclear Horror at Indian Point

  • News

    November 27, 2001

    Risky Chickens

    Bayer Refuses to Withdraw Animal Antibiotic That Causes Drug Resistance in Humans

  • News

    June 26, 2001

    Attack of the Mutant Bollworms

    Scientists Plan First Ever Release of Genetically Modified Bugs

  • News

    February 27, 2001
  • News

    October 13, 1998