The comparison between Sweden and the U.S. casts doubt on the importance of broad legal restrictions.
The COVID-19 Death Toll Is Rising Much Faster in the U.S. Than in Sweden, Which Now Has Fewer Deaths Per Capita
The trends suggest that Sweden's less restrictive policy has been more successful at reducing fatal outcomes.
If so, that could be really good news for the rest of the world.
Statements by China, Iran, Russia, Venezuela, and North Korea use U.S. violence against protesters and journalists to point out American hypocrisy on the global stage.
"3 to 7 days after a stay-at-home order is enacted, fevers in that community start to drop."
Negative population growth back in 1919 was largely the result of the Spanish flu pandemic
A close look at the new study from Imperial College which models worst-case scenarios and makes the case for social distancing.
Looking at better and worse projections.
It's too early to tell, but there are reasons for (relative) optimism.
Did the Trump Administration Overpromise 1 Million COVID-19 Diagnostic Tests by the End of This Week?
The FDA has finally approved commercial diagnostic tests.
Thanks to the first fall in drug overdose deaths since 1990, plus a continuing decline in cancer deaths
The case for offering victims of our foreign policy a chance to get out and start over.
U.S. life expectancy peaked in 2014.
Signing a trade with Japan is a small step in the right direction, but it only cancels out a portion of the damage that Donald Trump has done.
Rising temperatures are mostly happening in the winter and at night.
At least in the lower 48 states.
"My cousin committed suicide while on duty at the armory after coming home from a tour abroad."
The U.S. is the world's biggest producer of oil and natural gas
The war continues and it's costing lives.
In the home of the brave, a kid can't hold a pencil on the school bus.
Not yet in the United States, new studies suggest
Is the solution a "fertility dividend" that makes a portion of a person's Social Security benefit dependent on each of their offspring's earnings?
"Climate-related threats to Americans' physical, social, and economic well-being are rising," says report.
Anti-immigrant fearmongers of demographic doom proved wrong in the 19th and 20th centuries, and today's will be no different.
Meanwhile U.S. carbon dioxide emissions continue to fall
Projections of minority-majority U.S. population are based on outdated and arbitrary ethno-racial Census categories.
Despite the E.U.'s carbon markets and vast renewable energy subsidies
How is America's Energy Future looking nine years after I first panned it? Not so good.
New report claims U.S. overpopulation will blight their futures.
Increased wealth and technological progress give people greater liberty to decide when, how, with whom, and if they want to reproduce.