New Energy Secretary Fits Trend: Cabinet Dominated by Lobbyists

Out went Energy Secretary Rick Perry, the genial former governor of Texas and onetime Dancing with the Stars contestant.He pointed to David Bernhardt, a former oil and gas lobbyist who served as deputy secretary of the Interior Department before he replaced Mr. Read more »

Humans Dominated Earth Earlier Than Previously Thought

A new report by a worldwide collection of archaeological experts has found that human activity began altering the planet 3,000 years ago, much earlier than previously estimated.29, 2019Humans substantially altered the planet much earlier than previously thought, a worldwide collection of archaeological experts reported Thursday. Read more »