October 16, 2020
Sound statistics won’t be enough to save us from a toxic brew of partisan hatred. But they might make the difference that lets the country accept the results of the election peacefully.
May 8, 2020
We must balance fighting the coronavirus pandemic with protecting our nation's fundamental infrastructure.
April 24, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has flung abstruse questions of scientific modeling to the forefront of public consciousness. How is the public to evaluate models intelligently?
March 23, 2020
Submitted comment to the EPA which includes clarifications, modifications, and additions to the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed rule "Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Scienc...
March 20, 2020
The arguments in favor of acting now, with insufficient data, are unusually strong.
February 19, 2020
A summary of NAS's conference held at the Independent Institute in Oakland, CA, February 7th and 8th.
January 20, 2020
Why support the EPA's proposed rule, "Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science?"
December 17, 2019
The irreproducibility crisis does not only hinder progress in the sciences—it also has tangible effects on public policy, posing a serious threat to American consumers and businesses.
October 3, 2019
Last month the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency announce that the proposed rule "Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science" would not be finalized before 2020. This...
September 19, 2019
The government needs to form rules to ensure that the exercise of scientific expertise can itself be independently reproduced and verified.