Science & Technology

Science & Technology

Study finds Americans do not know their presidents

Which president is on the $10 bill? Most people would immediately answer Alexander Hamilton without even realizing that Alexander Hamilton was not a president. Researchers from Washington University in St. Louis concluded that most Americans are confident that Alexander Hamilton was a president of the United States. In 2014, Henry L. Roediger, III, Ph.D., published…

Supreme Court suspends Obama’s Clean Power Plan
Science & Technology

Supreme Court suspends Obama’s Clean Power Plan

A crushing blow was dealt to President Barack Obama’s climate change agenda on Feb. 9, when the Supreme Court announced a decision to temporarily block a plan that would have combatted global warming. The Clean Power Plan, which served to reduce the United States’ carbon dioxide emissions by 32 percent (from levels recorded in 2005)…

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