McCain, Obama and the Future of Science

Although many in the science community have longed to see the presidential candidates debate their stance on numerous science topics, other problems have taken precedence. There are some things, however, that we know regarding how the major-party candidates believe scientific issues should be handled in the coming years.

Climate Change

Climate change, for instance, . . . → Read More: McCain, Obama and the Future of Science

Is There Widespread Price Fixing in the Food Industry?

There have been concerns that, beyond the rising cost of fuel and feed, a hidden factor may be driving food prices higher: collusion among farmers, food processors, or exporters. Federal prosecutors have opened separate criminal probes into possible price-fixing by major egg producers and California tomato processors. This is the latest in a . . . → Read More: Is There Widespread Price Fixing in the Food Industry?