October 21, 2017

Impact of US Withdrawal from Climate Treaty

It will probably be a few years before we really feel the effects of Trump’s new climate policies, so there’s also a chance we’ll have a new deal by then or a new president coming up in the near future, writes Kate Harveston . Read More »

7 Crazy Things That Will Happen As Sea Levels Rise

Sea levels are currently rising, and that’s not good. But what exactly is going to happen. Here are 7 crazy things. Read More »

With Comey Gone, How Can Congress Investigate Russia

Research on more than 50 government investigations reveals how partisanship can get in the way of finding answers we all agree on. Read More »

Why We Choose Terrible Passwords, And How to Fix Them

The first line of cyber defense is having a good password. What does research say about what that actually means? Read More »

One Way Trump Went Big League in His First 100 Days

The stack of executive orders, proclamations and memoranda Trump has signed makes other presidents' stacks look puny. Read More »

Would Trump’s Tax Cut Be the Biggest Ever? Fat Chance

The bar for achieving that lofty goal was set almost 150 years ago when Congress cut taxes from as high as 10 percent to zero over two years. Read More »

Why You May Be Paying More Income Tax Than You Should

The burden of filing our taxes appears to be growing, especially for those who tend to wait until the last minute to fill in their 1040s. Read More »

A Govt. Shutdown May Delay Billions in Tax Refunds

A two-week government shutdown, if Congress and President Trump fail reach an agreement on budget, would hold up the tax refunds of roughly 2.5 million families, delaying nearly $8 billion in refunds. Read More »

US Airstrike on Syria: What Next?

Was this a one-off intervention – or a sign that Trump will undertake more of an effort to undermine the Assad regime? Read More »

H-1B Visa Cap Reached, Changes to Hurt Indian Techies

Changes to H-1B visa program will impact computer programmers from India the most. Read More »