Bald Eagle-DDT Myth Still Flying High

Pennsylvania officials just announced success with their program to re-establish the state’s bald eagle population. But it’s a shame that such welcome news is...

The Mega-Vitamin Mega-Myth

Editor’s note: Steve Milloy goes off the environment this week.  But for those who have formed an addiction, here’s some of his latest columns...

PETA Gets to Your Kids

Radical animal-rights activists may be the last people you’d think would be planning school lessons for your children. Well, think again. Through its...

No Beef to Breast Cancer Scare

“Breast cancer risk linked to red meat, study finds,” headlined the Washington Post’s front page last Tuesday. “Younger women who regularly eat red meat...

The Global Warming Bubble

You didn’t have to be a rocket scientist in the 1990s to figure that speculative investment in dot-coms with no revenues would be disastrous....

Global Smearing

By any standard, atmospheric physicist Dr. S. Fred Singer is a remarkably accomplished scientist. But his outspoken questioning of global warming alarmism has just...

Global Warmers Recruit Insurance Industry

Former Vice President Al Gore was scheduled to speak on global warming this coming weekend in New Orleans, but although Gore’s speech to the...

Green Building Racket?

“Building green” soon may be more about stealthily raking in cash from taxpayers than constructing “eco-friendly” buildings, if the U.S. Green Building Council, or...

A Junk Science Christmas Carol

Last week’s revelations that a South Korean stem cell researcher faked results that were touted in the journal Science might result in a most...

Twenty Years After Chernobyl

April 26 marks the 20th anniversary of the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Anti-nuclear activists are still trying to turn Chernobyl into...

Politically Incorrect Plastic

Software giant Microsoft announced this week that it plans to stop using packaging material made from polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic by the end of...

Lead Did in Beethoven?

This weekend marks the 235th anniversary of the birth of composer Ludwig van Beethoven. But it’s his death over 178 years ago that made...

Global Warming’s Trillion Dollar Giveaway

Sens. Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) and Arlen Specter (R-PA) introduced this week their “Low Carbon Economy Act” (LCEA) intended to combat global warming. The bill...

The People v. The Hockey Stick Felony?

Editorial originally appeared in the Washington Times Are academic scientists some special sub-species of humans who are beyond suspicion and above the law? That is...