Month: July 2017

What Did Scaramucci Say In His Curse Filled Interview?

  The White House’s new communications director Anthony Scaramucci was on the job for less than a week when he called White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus—who under any other administration would be his boss—“a fucking paranoid schizophrenic, a paranoiac.” Scaramucci made the comments about …

Kremlin Behind Trump Jr. Meeting, Opponent Testifies

William “Bill” Browder, a financier and longtime critic of the Russian government, told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday “there is no doubt” the Kremlin was behind the June 2016 meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer. Browder is CEO of Hermitage Capital Management, …

How to Know If Your Drinking Water Is Safe

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has just released a new online tool that allows users to check the safety of drinking water where they live. With just a zip code, the database delivers information about the contaminants found in the water utility serving that region. Release …

The world’s water quality might be in trouble

When we think about how climate change will impact water, we “tend to think about droughts or flooding or extreme rainfall,” says Anna Michalak. “But the linkages between climate and water quality are potentially just as strong as climate and water quantity.” Michalak, who heads up …