Science Says Your Baby Is a Socialist

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Psychologist Paul Bloom discusses the moral lives of children.

Climate Negotiators Are Working on History’s Most Important Mad Lib

Delegates to the UN climate summit in Lima, Peru, listen to opening remarks this morning. Paolo Aguilar/ZUMA

This week in Peru, delegates are creating the framework for a deal to fight global warming. Next year, they’ll fill in the blanks.

Will Obama Pull the Plug on Wind Energy?

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The president has threatened to veto a tax package that includes a lifeline for wind.

Even Global Warming Can’t Convince Republicans That Global Warming Exists

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Polling data suggests that even when the heat is on, political ideology outweighs facts.

We Fact Checked Aaron Sorkin’s Climate Science on “The Newsroom”

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They did a pretty good job.

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