Modern Monetary Theory, a bad number

Modern Monetary Theory, a bad number

Some valuable advice was given to me when I began talking to policymakers almost 40 years ago: Elected officials have flytrap minds. Never put in a nu...

March 7th, 2019 |  


Actions speak louder than words

Actions speak louder than words

Last summer I found myself in Washington, D.C., on the National Mall, that magnificent two miles of parkland stretching from the Lincoln Memorial to t...

March 7th, 2019 |  


New NASA mission could find more than 1,000 planetsStudy finds future telescope could unveil some mysteries of the universe

New NASA mission could find more than 1,000 planetsStudy finds future telescope could unveil some mysteries of the universe

COLUMBUS, Ohio—A NASA telescope that will give humans the largest, deepest, clearest picture of the universe since the Hubble Space Telescope co...

March 7th, 2019 |  



MAGA by reducing pollution?

MAGA by reducing pollution?

Dear EarthTalk: I heard a pundit on TV say that the way we can “Make America Great Again” is by reducing air pollution as it’s makin...

March 7th, 2019 |  


Putting more money in Ohioans’ pockets

Putting more money in Ohioans’ pockets

For too many workers, hard work isn’t paying off. We need to overhaul our tax system to put more money in the pockets of Ohio families.That̵...

March 7th, 2019 |  


The rut of rumination

The rut of rumination

Are you a ruminating thinker?Like a dog chasing its own tail — around and around and around — some individuals can relate to the anxiety l...

March 7th, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: Will Lake Erie sue you?

Legal-Ease: Will Lake Erie sue you?

Last week, the residents of the city of Toledo voted that Lake Erie and its watershed (which includes Allen County and every county adjacent to Allen ...

March 7th, 2019 |  


Life would be better if always DST

Life would be better if always DST

In my research on daylight saving time, I have found that Americans don’t like it when Congress messes with their clocks.In an effort to avoid t...

March 7th, 2019 |  


Electoral College — Point-Counterpoint

Point: National Popular Vote Makes Every Voter Count, and Every State Equal By Patrick Rosenstiel InsideSources.com Time and again, opponents of a nat...

March 7th, 2019 |  


Daylight Saving Time year-round?

Daylight Saving Time year-round?

Dear EarthTalk: Would extending Daylight Saving Time (DST) year-round have benefits for the environment? — Jane Wyckoff, Soquel, CA The concept ...

March 7th, 2019 |