Republicans And Democrats Unite Against Scott Pruitt’s Heavy Budget Cuts To The EPA

By: Josh Davis/IFL Science The proposed plans by Scott Pruitt to dismantle the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which he now heads, has managed to unite both Democrats and Republicans in Congress, who have criticized him for slashing its budget too deep and too hard. Called to the Capitol to defend the budget proposal for the agency on…

Hawaii Becomes First State To Pass Law That Aligns With The Paris Agreement

By: Tom Hale/IFL Science Hawaii has become the first state to pass a law committing to the goals set by the Paris climate agreement. The act rebels against President Donald Trump, who announced the US was ditching the global agreement last Thursday. Governor David Y Ige signed two bills in Honolulu on Tuesday alongside a handful of the state’s mayors….

Vatican Compares Trump To Flat-Earthers Over His Climate Agreement Withdrawal

  By: Alfredo Carpineti/IFL Science Pres. Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris agreement has attracted scathing comments from world leaders, politicians, entrepreneurs, and pretty much everyone who doesn’t want to do terrible damage to our planet. The decision has even drawn the wrath of the Vatican, which Pres. Trump visited just last week. Bishop Marcelo Sanchez…