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Balkan endemic kidney disease surfaced in the 1950s and for decades defied attempts to finger the cause. It occurred...
The Pyrenean ibex, an impressive mountain goat that lived in the central Pyrenees in Spain, went extinct in 2000. But a...
Tight budgets are forcing NASA to consider turning off one or more planetary science projects that have completed their...
Ebola is not a stranger to West Africa—an outbreak in the 1990s killed chimpanzees and sickened one researcher. But the...
In an as-yet-unpublished report, an international panel of geoscientists has concluded that a pair of deadly...
Tropical disease experts tried and failed before to eradicate yaws, a rare disfiguring disease of poor countries. Now,...
Since 2002, researchers have reported that agricultural communities in the hot and humid Pacific Coast of Central...
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Eli Kintisch's book Hack the Planet, published in April, 2010, was given a starred review by Publisher's Weekly, which called it a "fascinating wake-up call...engaged but balanced."
He covers policy news for Science with an emphasis on climate and energy research. Since joining Science in 2005 he has covered patent policy, science budgets, cabinet officials and the politicization of science. His scoops include breaking the story of President Barack Obama's science adviser, John Holdren, before he was named.
Eli's work has appeared in The Washington Post, Slate, Discover, MIT Technology Review, The Daily Beast was a 2009 Kavli fellow and he has delivered talks at Columbia University, the National Center for Atmospheric Research, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and other institutions.
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