During a recent interview with Good Morning Britain, set to air Monday, Hawking bluntly laid out his views on U.S. administration's science policies.
"Climate change is one of the great dangers we face, and it's one we can prevent," said Hawking, according to the Guardian. "It affects America badly, so tackling it should win votes for his [Trump's] second term. God forbid." Read more...More about Uk, Science, Donald Trump, Epa, and Climate Change'>
The emails, released by the Oklahoma attorney general's office after losing a two-year legal battle with the Center for Media and Democracy, show that Scott Pruitt worked with energy executives to push back against EPA regulations that were viewed as harmful to their industry.
The records release came mere days after the former Oklahoma attorney general was narrowly confirmed by the Senate and began his new job at the EPA. Read more...More about Epa, Scott Pruitt, Us World, and Climate
In taking on the job, Pruitt is facing a daunting challenge: stiff resistance from within the agency itself, with current and former employees having protested his nomination, with some taking the nearly unheard of step of openly advocating for senators to vote "no" when it was brought to the Senate floor. Read more...More about Epa, Science, Climate Denial, Global Warming, and Scott Pruitt
Their signs were, predictably, quite clever.