In the name of scientific 'transparency,' Pruitt's EPA hobbles its own ability to regulate polluters

  1. In the name of scientific ‘transparency,’ Pruitt’s EPA hobbles its own ability to regulate polluters  Los Angeles Times
  2. Pruitt scales back EPA’s use of science  Politico
  3. EPA Wants New Rules to Rely Solely on Public Data  Wall Street Journal
  4. April 23, 2018 The Honorable E. Scott Pruitt Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency 1200 … – Amazon S3  Amazon S3
  5. The Energy 202: Why Scott Pruitt’s decision on burning wood is so high stakes  Washington Post
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This plan would regulate Facebook without going through Congress

  1. This plan would regulate Facebook without going through Congress  The Verge
  2. How Mark Zuckerberg Can Sharpen Up His Leadership  Forbes
  3. Congress doesn’t know how Facebook works and other things we learned from Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony  Recode
  4. Why Facebook’s 2011 Promises Haven’t Protected Users  WIRED
  5. How Facebook’s changes could hurt the ‘good guys’  CNN
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Congress Grilled Mark Zuckerberg. But How Will It Regulate Facebook?: DealBook Briefing

  1. Congress Grilled Mark Zuckerberg. But How Will It Regulate Facebook?: DealBook Briefing  New York Times
  2. Grilling Zuckerberg Doesn’t Fix Facebook  Bloomberg
  3. Congress doesn’t know how Facebook works and other things we learned from Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony  Recode
  4. Why Facebook’s 2011 Promises Haven’t Protected Users  WIRED
  5. How Facebook’s changes could hurt the ‘good guys’  CNN
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Cigarette smoking behavior helps identify genes that regulate blood pressure

Using a technique that is opening the door to more complex analyses of the human genome, researchers have identified dozens of new genetic variations that affect blood pressure. Scientists discovered the new genetic regions — and confirmed the role of many previously known ones — by looking specifically at cigarette smoking behavior, one of many lifestyle factors that impact blood pressure.
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